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Rosberg Wins Bahrain But Haas Driver Grosjean Logs Another Stunning Finish
Sunday, 3 Apr, 2016 – 12:26 | Comments Off on Rosberg Wins Bahrain But Haas Driver Grosjean Logs Another Stunning Finish
Rosberg Wins Bahrain But Haas Driver Grosjean Logs Another Stunning Finish

Surrounded by voice recorders and note pads in the moments following Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, Romain Grosjean had to slap himself in the face. The purpose was to make sure he was not dreaming because for the second time in the two-race-old 2016 Formula One season, he and his Haas F1 Team had notched a […]

Mercedes Sweeps Front Row In Bahrain; Haas Again Shows Speed
Saturday, 2 Apr, 2016 – 17:22 | Comments Off on Mercedes Sweeps Front Row In Bahrain; Haas Again Shows Speed
Mercedes Sweeps Front Row In Bahrain; Haas Again Shows Speed

RacinToday.com
Mercedes AMG teammates had the two fastest cars in Saturday’s qualifying session for the Bahrain Grand Prix. No surprise there. But the American Haas F1 Team again showed spunk as its two drivers both placed in the top 13 during the session at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Lewis Hamilton won the pole with a lap at […]

USA In F1: After ‘Win’, It’s On To Bahrain
Wednesday, 23 Mar, 2016 – 14:37 | Comments Off on USA In F1: After ‘Win’, It’s On To Bahrain
USA In F1: After ‘Win’, It’s On To Bahrain

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
After a stunning, sixth-place point-finish in his team’s Formula One debut, perhaps it’s already time for Gene Haas to consider revising the graphics package on his No. 8 and No. 21 cars.
“There’s a new F1 team on the block and it’s an American F1 team, so we’re real proud of […]

America And Haas F1 Team Stun The World
Sunday, 20 Mar, 2016 – 8:37 | Comments Off on America And Haas F1 Team Stun The World
America And Haas F1 Team Stun The World

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
It was business as usual up at the head of the field during Sunday’s season-opening Formula One race in Australia, but back about four spots, all history was breaking out.
Mercedes AMG drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton surprised nobody when they finished the Australian Grand Prix first and second respectively. […]

‘Haastralian’ GP Puts America Back In Game
Saturday, 19 Mar, 2016 – 12:32 | Comments Off on ‘Haastralian’ GP Puts America Back In Game
‘Haastralian’ GP Puts America Back In Game

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Gene Haas’ fledgling Formula One team will begin its race-day routine for Sunday’s 2016 season-opening Australian Grand Prix from the back of the grid _ a few seconds but perhaps years away from competing wheel-to-wheel with powerhouses Mercedes AMG and Scuderia Ferrari.
But at least Haas F1 Team has beaten Halley’s […]

Haas’ History-Making F1 Assault Has Launched
Friday, 18 Mar, 2016 – 16:02 | Comments Off on Haas’ History-Making F1 Assault Has Launched
Haas’ History-Making F1 Assault Has Launched

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
With a combined 32 official practice laps in their laptops after Friday, Haas F1 Team drivers Romain Grosjean and Esteban Gutierrez began preparing for knockout qualifying at the 2016 season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
“We became an official Formula One team today (Friday),” said Grosjean, first driver hired by American businessman Gene […]

Haas F1 Adds American As Development Driver
Thursday, 10 Mar, 2016 – 16:58 | Comments Off on Haas F1 Adds American As Development Driver
Haas F1 Adds American As Development Driver

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Haas F1 Team has signed 17-year-old Santino Ferrucci as its first development driver and American with the potential to land a fulltime seat in Formula One with the North Carolina-based organization.
A native of Woodbury, Conn., Ferrucci will be embedded with Haas F1 Team at every opportunity in 2016 during […]

American Rossi Suddenly Has Two Jobs
Wednesday, 9 Mar, 2016 – 18:02 | Comments Off on American Rossi Suddenly Has Two Jobs
American Rossi Suddenly Has Two Jobs

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Alexander Rossi suddenly is a man in demand. The last American to compete in Formula One has been signed by Manor Racing as its official reserve driver for the 2016 FIA F1 World Championship.
Wednesday’s announcement comes a little over two weeks after Rossi was introduced as Andretti Autosport’s fourth driver […]

Haas F1 Turns Attention To Australia
Friday, 4 Mar, 2016 – 18:32 | Comments Off on Haas F1 Turns Attention To Australia
Haas F1 Turns Attention To Australia

Haas F1 Team closed its inaugural preseason testing schedule Friday by opting to divide-and-conquer, with teammates Romain Grosjean and Esteban Gutierrez combining to turn 91 laps around the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain.
With official practice for the 2016 season-opening Australian Grand Prix now two weeks away, Grosjean and Gutierrez logged the organization’s highest single-day lap-count […]

Mechanical Bugs Bite Haas In Barcelona
Thursday, 3 Mar, 2016 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Mechanical Bugs Bite Haas In Barcelona
Mechanical Bugs Bite Haas In Barcelona

Haas F1 Team’s second round of preseason testing continued to be problem-plagued Wednesday, when “an anomaly” with the turbocharger on the No. 21 VF-16 limited Esteban Gutierrez to a single installation lap around Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain.
Wednesday’s frustration came on the heels of a Tuesday practice limited to 23 laps by Gutierrez due to […]