Tag Archive: HRT Formula 1 Team

Nov 15

HRT Formula 1 Team confirms Ma Qing Hua for FP1 at Circuit of Americas

“It’s fantastic to be able to step back into the car for a free practice session” – Ma Qing Hua

2012-07-12 - HRT F1 Team - Ma Qing Hua2012-11-04 - HRT F1 Team - Abu Dhabi - Ma Qing Hua 01HRT Formula 1 Team confirms that Ma Qing Hua will take part in the first free practice session of the United States Grand Prix, which will get underway tomorrow at Circuit Of Americas in Austin, Texas. This will be the fifth time for the Shanghai born driver at the F112 wheel and will be replacing Narain Karthikeyan for that single session.

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Oct 25

Off-track duel between the HRT Formula 1 Team drivers with the Pirelli challenge

Besides the typical press sessions, a very unique challenge took place at the Buddh International Circuit today.

Pirelli logo.jpg2012-10-25 - HRT F1 Team - India - Pirelli challenge - Narain Karthikeyan - Pedro de la RosaPirelli, the official tyre supplier, took on HRT Formula 1 Team’s drivers, Pedro de la Rosa and Narain Karthikeyan, in a competition to see who could fit a Formula 1 tyre quicker. This task may sound easy but it’s much tougher than it seems and it requires a good mix of ability and strength. The winner of this one-off race was Pedro de la Rosa who came out just on top of Narain Karthikeyan. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 25

De La Rosa wins Pirelli tyre-fitting challenge

“I think fitting the tyres is a lot harder than driving on them” – de la Rosa

2012-10-25 - Pirelli - Pedro de la RosaPirelli logo.jpgHRT Formula 1 Team driver and former Pirelli tester Pedro de la Rosa has triumphed in the annual Pirelli tyre-fitting challenge, which the Italian firm inaugurated at last year’s Indian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 20

Tata Tea to sponsor Narain Karthikeyan and HRT Formula 1 Team for Singapore and Indian Grands Prix

Tata Global Beverages will be extensively promoting the ‘Tata Tea’ brand via this association

11 - HRT F1 TeamHRT Formula 1 Team and Tata Global Beverages (TGB) announce today its brand Tata Tea’s association with Indian Formula 1 driver Narain Karthikeyan and the HRT Formula 1 team for the 2012 Singapore and Indian Grands Prix scheduled from September 21-23 and October 26-28 respectively.

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Sep 11

Yamimoto presents the limited edition HRT Formula 1 Team electric bicycle

The new Yamimoto-HRT is a sporting electric bicycle with soft lines and high range components

2012-09-11 - HRT F1 Team - YamimotoHRT F1 Team logo_001.jpgThe Caja Mágica provided the setting for the official presentation and launch of the new special edition HRT Formula 1 Team electric bicycle by Yamimoto, the team’s sustainable mobility agent. Test driver, Dani Clos, was on hand to unveil the bike alongside Spanish television presenter Paula Vázquez, who was making her first appearance at this act as the image of the Spanish electric bicycle brand. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 05

Ma Qing Hua will make his debut at the first free practice session of the Italian Grand Prix

Becoming the first Chinese driver to drive at a Formula 1 Grand Prix

2012-07-13 - HRT F1 Team -  Ma Qing HuaHRT F1 Team Logo_002.jpgMa Qing Hua will make his official debut in the Formula 1 World Championship this upcoming Friday at the first free practice session of the Italian Grand Prix which takes place in Monza this week. The 24 year old Chinese driver will replace Narain Karthikeyan at the wheel of the number 23 F112-03 for this session. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

PRG joins HRT Formula 1 Team as its new Official Supplier of Audiovisual Technology

PRG will cover all of the Spanish team’s technical audiovisual needs

PRG - Production Resource Group11 - HRT F1 TeamProduction Resource Group (PRG), the largest company in the audiovisual services industry worldwide, has reached an agreement with HRT Formula 1 Team by which it becomes its Official Supplier of Audiovisual Technology until December of 2012. PRG will cover all of the Spanish team’s technical audiovisual needs both at its headquarters at the Caja Mágica and at events taking place away from it. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

Q&A with Narain Karthikeyan

“I think that my race performance has been very strong” – Karthikeyan

2012-06-09_02632012-06-08_0430HRT Formula 1 Team has gone through a restructuring process in which it has settled at a new base, practically renewed the staff entirely and new drivers have arrived, but there’s one figure that has stood throughout this whole process: Narain Karthikeyan.

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Aug 09

Q&A with Luis Pérez – Sala

Yes, we have some upgrades prepared for the Singapore Grand Prix

2012-08-09 - HRT F1 Team - Luis Perez-SalaHRT F1 Team logo_001.jpgWith two seasons behind his back as a Formula 1 driver in 1988 and 1989, and a permanent link with motorsport, Luis Pérez-Sala wasn’t entering an unknown world when he was named Team Principal of HRT Formula 1 Team at the end of last year.

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Aug 02

HRT Formula 1 Team and Pedro de la Rosa have written a golden page in the history of Spanish motorsport this season.

Q&A with Pedro de la Rosa

2012-06-09_03172012-04-15 - HRT F1 Team - Chinese Grand Prix - Pedro de la Rosa 06The union of both has resulted in the first time in Formula 1 history that a Spanish driver takes part in an entire World Championship with a Spanish team. At the age of 41, the driver from Barcelona is taking on his fourteenth season in Formula 1, but he maintains the same motivation and hunger as the first day to ensure that this project consolidates itself in the pinnacle of motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

Silverstone test day two report

Young Driver Test in Silverstone

Silverstone logoToday’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Silverstone.

 

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Jul 13

Q&A with Ma Qing Hua

Young Driver Test in Silverstone

2012-07-13 - HRT F1 Team -  Ma Qing Hua2012-07-12 - HRT F1 Team - Ma Qing HuaMa Qing Hua joined HRT Formula 1 Team’s young driver programme just three months ago and in this time he has been preparing with the team for the challenge of Formula 1. He finally had the opportunity to drive the F112 yesterday at the Young Driver Test which took place in Silverstone. He passed the test with flying colours and it wasn’t only a great day for the team but also for Formula 1 in general as he became the first driver born in China to drive a Formula 1 car at an official event.

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Jul 12

Silverstone test day one report

Young Driver Test in Silverstone

Silverstone logoToday’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Silverstone.

 

 

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Jul 06

An agreement has been finally reached and HRT Formula 1 Team will be able to carry out its Young Driver Test

HRT Formula 1 Team will take part in its Young Driver Test at Silverstone after the Grand Prix

2012-07-06 - HRT F1 Team - Ma Qing Hua - Pedro de la Rosa HRT F1 Team Logo_002.jpgThis test will take place on Thursday the 12th and Friday the 13th of July at the legendary Silverstone circuit. 24 year-old Chinese driver Ma Qing Hua will be at the wheel of the F112 and will complete his first tests in a Formula 1 car.

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May 23

Ma Qing Hua will take part in the Silverstone Young Driver Test with HRT Formula 1 Team

Young Driver Test taking place in Silverstone on the 10th, 11th and 12th of July

2012-04-12 - HRT F1 Team - Ma Qing HuaHRT F1 Team Logo_002.jpgIn only a month and half’s time, Chinese driver Ma Qing Hua will enjoy his first opportunity to step into a Formula 1 car and will do so at the wheel of the F112 at the legendary Silverstone circuit. The member of the Spanish team’s new-born driver development programme will thereby accomplish one of his first objectives on his road to the pinnacle of motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

The dawning of a new era

The day has come for HRT Formula 1 Team to officially open its doors to the new headquarters at the Caja Mágica in Madrid.

2012-05-18 - HRT F1 Team - Caja MagicaHRT F1 Team Logo_002.jpgTeam Principal, Luis Pérez-Sala, and drivers Pedro de la Rosa, Dani Clos and Ma Qing Hua acted as the hosts of this meeting with the press, sponsors, suppliers and friends of the team. The Mayoress of Madrid, Honourable Madam Ana Botella and the President of the Spanish Motorsport Federation and Vice-President of the FIA, Mr.Carlos Gracia, wanted to accompany the team on such a special day.

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May 10

HRT Formula 1 Team incorporates Kyocera Document Solutions as its Official Supplier through a collaboration agreement for the 2012 season.

Kyocera Document Solutions, new Official Supplier of HRT Formula 1 Team

KYOCERA11 - HRT F1 TeamThe Spanish team will count on Kyocera’s services, which include needs for management and printing of documents, both at the team’s permanent offices in the Caja Mágica and at the mobile offices that travel throughout the world during the Formula 1 season. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Dani Clos will take part in the first free practice session at the Spanish GP

“I’m delighted to have this opportunity” – Dani Clos

2012-05-08 - HRT F1 Team - Dani ClosHRT F1 Team Logo_002.jpgSpanish driver Dani Clos will step into the F112 for the first time on Friday to take part in the first free practice session of the Spanish Grand Prix which will take place at the Circuit de Catalunya. 23 year-old Clos will substitute teammate Narain Karthikeyan for that session and will join Pedro de la Rosa for the first 90 minutes of practice in Montmeló. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Carbonell enters Formula 1 at the hand of HRT Formula 1 Team

World leader in olive oil

2012-05-08 - HRT F1 Team - CarbonellHRT F1 Team logo_001.jpgCarbonell and HRT Formula 1 Team have signed a collaboration deal through which the leading olive oil brand will have its image present on the drivers’ overalls, whilst also forming a part of the exclusive culinary experience that the team has created alongside Arzak-Bokado.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 07

Cristalbox, new sponsor of HRT Formula 1 Team

Supporting the Spanish team’s project in the pinnacle of world motorsport

11 - HRT F1 TeamThe Spanish windscreen repair and replacement company and HRT Formula 1 Team have signed a collaboration deal for Cristalbox to become a new sponsor of the Spanish outfit for 2012.

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