Lotus's Romain Grosjean happy with third place

Lotus Romain Grosjean during qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix on May 11, 2013
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Romain Grosjean believes that his third-placed finish at the German Grand Prix is a "good result" for the Lotus team.

Romain Grosjean has claimed that his third-placed finish at the German Grand Prix is a "good result" for Lotus.

The Frenchman came behind his Lotus teammate Kimi Raikkonen as Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel clinched the victory.

"It's good, it is a good result for the team," BBC Sport quotes Grosjean as saying. "I thought I had a good chance but Sebastian drove very well."

The result has pushed Grosjean up to eighth position in the standings.

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates on the podium after he won the German Formula One Grand Prix on July 7, 2013
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