The Lotus Formula One team is teetering on the brink of annihilation at the Japanese Grand Prix, with Renault apparently unwilling to commit to purchasing the team.

Romain Grosjean is ready for an action-packed Saturday practice after both Friday sessions at the Japanese Grand Prix were washed out

Romain Grosjean’s hailed his P10 as a “miracle”, but laments Lotus’s race pace as “shit”.

Lotus was forced to miss the start of Friday practice without tyres due to a financial dispute.