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America’s Haas F1 Team Takes To The Track
Monday, 22 Feb, 2016 – 18:00 | Comments Off on America’s Haas F1 Team Takes To The Track
America’s Haas F1 Team Takes To The Track

By John Sturbin/Senior Writer
Racing Today.com
Haas F1 Team recorded its historic first laps “in anger” Monday during preseason testing at Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya, Spain, where Romain Grosjean logged a total of 31 laps in the VF-16 after the team dealt with its first parts failure.
After a physical unveil of the No. 8 VF-16 at […]

Haas Gives Glimpse Of F1 Car
Sunday, 21 Feb, 2016 – 15:10 | Comments Off on Haas Gives Glimpse Of F1 Car
Haas Gives Glimpse Of F1 Car

RacinToday.com
The VF-16, Haas F1 Team’s first race car, officially broke cover Sunday in preparation for Monday’s opening preseason test at the Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya in Spain.
Drivers Romain Grosjean, of France, and Mexican Esteban Gutierrez are scheduled to test the VF-16 at Barcelona Monday through Thursday and again before its debut race, the season-opening Australian
Grand Prix March 20 in Melbourne, Australia.
Origin […]

Mercedes’ Rosberg Ends Season With Win in Abu Dhabi
Sunday, 29 Nov, 2015 – 13:56 | Comments Off on Mercedes’ Rosberg Ends Season With Win in Abu Dhabi
Mercedes’ Rosberg Ends Season With Win in Abu Dhabi

Nico Rosberg out ran Mercedes AMG teammate and long-crowned 2015 Formula One teammate Lewis Hamilton to win the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix On Sunday.
Hamilton, who clinched the championship at the U.S. Grand Prix last month, finished 8.2 seconds behind Rosberg at the Yas Marina road course.
The victory was the sixth of the season for Germany’s […]

Haas F1 Hires Second Driver
Saturday, 31 Oct, 2015 – 7:45 | Comments Off on Haas F1 Hires Second Driver
Haas F1 Hires Second Driver

Capitalizing on its technical partnership with Scuderia Ferrari, American-led Haas F1 Team has signed Esteban Gutierrez to complete an internationally diverse driver lineup for its inaugural season in the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship.
Gutierrez, a 24-year-old native of Monterrey, Mexico, was introduced Friday by team founder/chairman Gene Haas at the Soumaya Museum in Mexico […]

Hamilton Now Running In The Senna Zone
Wednesday, 28 Oct, 2015 – 7:21 | Comments Off on Hamilton Now Running In The Senna Zone
Hamilton Now Running In The Senna Zone

AUSTIN, Texas – Lewis Hamilton’s latest victory at Circuit of The Americas not only clinched his third Formula One World Driving Championship, it also allowed the Brit to channel his inner Ayrton Senna.
“As a kid I just wanted to be World Champion,” Hamilton said Sunday after his third U.S. Grand Prix victory in four starts […]

Hamilton Wins USGP, Clinches World Championship
Sunday, 25 Oct, 2015 – 16:02 | Comments Off on Hamilton Wins USGP, Clinches World Championship
Hamilton Wins USGP, Clinches World Championship

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes AMG won the United States Grand Prix on Sunday at the Circuit of the Americas near Austin, Texas and in doing so won his third Formula One world championship.
The native of Great Britain beat out teammate and pole-winner Nico Rosberg to get the victory and 2015 […]

Rain Reigns Over USGP At Circuit Of The Americas
Sunday, 25 Oct, 2015 – 7:57 | Comments Off on Rain Reigns Over USGP At Circuit Of The Americas
Rain Reigns Over USGP At Circuit Of The Americas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
AUSTIN, Texas – Formula One prides itself with racing in the rain but not necessarily in torrential rain  – a possibility that promises to plague Sunday’s scheduled fourth annual U.S. Grand Prix/Regatta at Circuit of The Americas.
Relentless rain and pockets of standing water around COTA’s 3.427-mile/20-turn circuit forced officials from […]

Rossi Giving American Fans Reason To Root
Saturday, 24 Oct, 2015 – 7:50 | Comments Off on Rossi Giving American Fans Reason To Root
Rossi Giving American Fans Reason To Root

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
AUSTIN, Texas – Alexander Rossi is enjoying favorite son status at Circuit of The Americas this weekend, where a red-blooded, born-in-the-USA boy will start the fourth annual U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday.
Forget that Rossi’s bio in the Official 2015 Formula One Media Kit states that he is a native of […]

Haas: Grosjean’s Experience Won Him Job
Tuesday, 29 Sep, 2015 – 15:08 | Comments Off on Haas: Grosjean’s Experience Won Him Job
Haas: Grosjean’s Experience Won Him Job

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Citing experience as the No. 1 requirement for the Haas F1 Team driver, owner Gene Haas announced Tuesday that Frenchman Romain Grosjean would pilot the organization’s cars in the FIA Formula One World Championship in 2016.
“I like his style of being more reserved and just keeping your […]

American Rossi To Make F1 Debut
Saturday, 19 Sep, 2015 – 7:34 | Comments Off on American Rossi To Make F1 Debut
American Rossi To Make F1 Debut

Alexander Rossi’s overdue Formula One debut was of the baby-step variety Friday, as the American logged a combined 27 laps during two practices for the Singapore Airlines Grand Prix after crashing-out of the first session.
Manor Marussia F1 Team announced Wednesday from its headquarters in Banbury, U.K., that it had signed the native of Auburn, Calif., […]