Tag Archive: HRT

Apr 19

Red Bull ‘surprised’ by Ricciardo pace

Daniel Ricciardo thinks he has shown he deserves his new seat at Red Bull.

2014-03-30 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Malaysia - Daniel Ricciardo (3)The Australian had driven at backmarker HRT and Red Bull’s junior team Toro Rosso, but this year he stepped up to the big league to replace his retired countryman Mark Webber. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

A major potential link between F1′s potential 13th team and Ferrari has been discovered

‘Forza Rossa’ is Romanian Ferrari dealer

Forza_Rossa___Bucharest___Romania___Archicon___One_Stop_Shop__Last Friday, when the governing body gave the green light for 2015 to new twelfth team Haas, the FIA also said it was “in the process of conducting further investigations for Forza Rossa”. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 11

Engine deal is ‘next move’ for 2015 team Haas

“Now the really hard work begins” – Haas

Gene Haas portrait Colin Kolles is at the helm of ‘Forza Rossa’, a team that the FIA on Friday said could be next in line for a F1 debut. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 11

FIA to confirm Haas entry on Friday – Ecclestone

“The FIA has accepted him for sure”

Gene Haas portrait Gene Haas will hear some good news on Friday, F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has revealed. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Haas still unsure of 2015 F1 entry

The delay in getting the 2015 entry approved is a worry

Gene Haas portrait Gene Haas has revealed he is yet to be notified officially that he will be let in as F1′s newest team owner in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 06

F1 to allow new Kolles team in 2015

F1 is set to allow two new teams through the paddock turnstiles for 2015.

2011-07-24 - HRT F1 Team - Germany - Colin Kolles 01 Days ago, the sport’s chief executive said the bid made by Nascar team co-owner Gene Haas to enter F1 next year has been successful. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Decision about new 2015 teams delayed – report

And Formula One Management “has a right of veto”

2013-10-26 - Lotus F1 Team - Romain Grosjean 07 - teams A decision about whether a twelfth or even thirteenth team will make its debut in 2015 has been postponed. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

Court action threatens Kolles’ F1 plans – report

A court action could endanger Colin Kolles’ chances of returning to formula one.

2011-07-24 - HRT F1 Team - Germany - Colin Kolles 01 The former HRT and Force India boss had been linked with a return to the sport with his own team, after the FIA recently invited interested parties to apply for the vacant pitlane spot. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 11

F1 could have two new teams in 2015 – report

F1 could have not one, but two new teams in 2015.

150x80-flagworldf1 Italy’s Autosprint reports that, in Paris early this week, the FIA began the official evaluation process after inviting expressions of interest in filling the pitlane vacancy created by HRT’s demise. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Ricciardo to make own way at Red Bull – Vettel

Vettel has made clear he will not be actively helping Ricciardo

2014-01-30 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Daniel Ricciardo (2) Daniel Ricciardo will have to make his own way at Red Bull, champion teammate Sebastian Vettel has declared. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

Dacia denies F1 reports

“We know nothing about these rumours”

150x80-flagworldf1 The low-cost Romanian carmaker Dacia has denied reports linking it with formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Report links Kolles entry with carmaker Dacia

An unlikely name is being linked with a potential F1 foray for 2015.

2011-07-24 - HRT F1 Team - Germany - Colin Kolles 01 Earlier, it emerged that former Force India and HRT boss Colin Kolles was among the bidders for pitlane’s final 2015 spot. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Kolles, Stefan also bidding for F1 in 2015

Two more potential teams are bidding to join the formula one pitlane.

150x80-flagworldf1Bernie Ecclestone revealed on Thursday that he is in talks with two new outfits, and the first reared its head in the form of Nascar co-owner Gene Haas. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

F1 seeking twelfth team for 2015

F1 is seeking a twelfth team

2012-10-14 - Red Bull Racing - Korea - Sebastian Vettel - Mark Webber (4)With the Spanish stragglers HRT having pulled out at the end of the 2012 season, the FIA on Thursday launched a “selection process” to find a new team “to participate at a competitive level” in time for 2015 or 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Marussia could merge with Sauber – report

F1 could be set to shed yet another team from the back of the grid ahead of the 2014 season.

2013-03-23 - Marussia F1 Team - Malaysia - Jules Bianchi(8)Twelve teams contested last year’s world championship, but struggling HRT succumbed at the end of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 24

Juncadella plays down Williams debut reports

“If I had EUR 20 million, I could drive in formula one, but that makes no sense to me.”

Daniel Juncadella has played down reports that said he has a good chance of lining up on the grid for Williams next year. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Senna hopes ‘consistent’ Massa can stay in F1

Bruno Senna has admitted his formula one career is probably over.

2010-11-13 - Hispania F1 Racing Team - Bruno Senna 04The nephew of F1 great Ayrton Senna, Brazilian Bruno Senna, now 29, raced until last year with HRT, Renault and Williams, scoring 33 career points. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

F1 legend Andretti backs Ricciardo move

“I can understand the decision absolutely.”

2012-11-18_0002Mario Andretti, F1′s world champion of 1978, has backed Red Bull’s decision to sign Daniel Ricciardo. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 12

Pirelli waiting for Sauber tyre bill – report

Reports of a continuing financial crisis at Sauber are continuing to emerge.

2013-06-09_1130With the Swiss team’s Russian saviour deal still waiting to be finalised, Bild am Sonntag newspaper reports that Sauber’s debts still stand at EUR 80 million, including unpaid bills to suppliers totalling 35 million. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Ecclestone still wants F1 future for India – Chandhok

Dropping off the 2014 calendar does not mean India’s F1 dream is over.

BuddhInternational CircuitThat is the claim of Karun Chandhok, one of only two Indians to ever race in formula one, and the son of the Indian motor sport chief Vicky. Read the rest of this entry »

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