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Pirelli purchases 2011 HRT F1 car

Narain Karthikeyan in the 2011 HRT F111 Formula 1's official tyre supplier, Pirelli, has reportedly bought an old HRT F1 car for promotional purposes. This week, we reported that assets of the newly-defunct...
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Scorpion F1 team could rise from HRT ashes

HRT no longer exists A new Formula One team could rise from the ashes of the failed Spanish outfit HRT, according to several reports doing the rounds. Reports - including in the Spanish newspaper AS - claim...
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De la Rosa confirms F1 dream over for HRT

Jan.3 (GMM) Spanish veteran Pedro de la Rosa, HRT's lead driver in 2012, has joined boss Luis Perez-Sala in admitting that the Spanish F1 team has folded. De la Rosa, who was contracted to keep racing this...
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Impossible to keep HRT going reveals Sala

Dec.31 (GMM) HRT team boss Luis Perez-Sala has admitted that the Spanish team's Formula One dream is over. After three seasons at the back of the F1 grid, the Spanish backmarker has folded, even though...

Unpaid supplier claims HRT F1 team in liquidation

Dec.11 (GMM) Backmarker F1 team HRT is already in liquidation, according to claims by an angry, unpaid supplier. Formtech Composites, a carbon fibre manufacturer, said in a statement that the beleaguered...

Qinghua in talks with Caterham and Marussia

Dec.5 (GMM) As soon as the chance of survival for Formula One outfit HRT looked bleak, the Spanish team's Chinese development driver Ma Qinghua started to look elsewhere. That is the claim of the Diario AS...

HRT absent from 2013 F1 entry list released by FIA

HRT is not on the 2013 F1 entry list Dec.1 (Reuters) The Formula One grid looks likely to be reduced to 11 teams next season after the official 2013 Formula One World Championship entry list was published by...

No more Spanish team in F1 confirms De la Rosa

Nov.27 (GMM) Pedro de la Rosa has admitted that he left Brazil after Sunday's 2012 finale with a real sadness, knowing that HRT's owner Thesan Capital is no longer prepared to fund the Spanish backmarkers,...
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HRT: The best way to finish this long season

Nov.26 (HRT) The 2012 Formula 1 World Championship drew to a close today at Interlagos circuit with one of the most thrilling races of the year that also saw both Pedro de la Rosa and Narain Karthikeyan get...
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HRT: Everything will depend on the weather

Nov.24 (HRT) The third Free Practice and qualifying sessions got underway today at the Interlagos circuit with over 15ºC lower temperatures than yesterday, which helped reducing the tyre degradation. The...

De la Rosa denies that Wurz to save beleaguered HRT

Nov.24 (GMM) Pedro de la Rosa has denied rumours that Alex Wurz, his former McLaren test driver teammate, could be involved in a rescue package for the dying Spanish team HRT. Spain's AS newspaper said former...
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HRT: A first positive day overall

Nov.23 (HRT) The Brazilian Grand Prix and last round of the 2012 season got underway today with the first two free practice sessions. 180 minutes around the historical track of Interlagos during which the HRT...

Brazil could be last lap for ailing HRT team

Nov.23 (GMM) According to strong paddock speculation, Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix in Sao Paulo will be the last lap for ailing backmarkers HRT. Publicly looking for a buyer, it is reported that staff have...
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Brazilian Grand Prix: HRT previews Interlagos

Nov.20 (HRT) The 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship draws to a close in Brazil as the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace stages the 20th and final grand prix of the season. HRT F1 Team and its drivers Pedro de la...