Esteban Gutierrez will return to F1 competition in 2016 after announcing a deal to drive for new American team Haas.
Gene Haas says his experience of entering NASCAR has helped him team prepare for its Formula One debut in 2016.
Romain Grosjean will join Haas for the American team’s first season of F1 in 2016.
Haas F1 team, which will make its debut in the 2016 F1 season, has announced three key hirings to its technical team.
The new Formula One team due to enter the sport in 2016 will be officially known as Haas F1 Team instead of Haas Formula.
Ferrari has confirmed a sponsorship deal with Haas Automation, the American company whose entry into Formula One was accepted by the FIA earlier this year.
Gene Haas says he intends to keep his F1 team’s spending under control by buying in as much technology as he can.
Haas Formula want a mixture of experience and youth including an American for their first F1 driver line-up.
Gene Haas says his Formula One team will be based in a new building on the site of his NASCAR team in Kannapolis, North Carolina.
Gene Haas admitted his Formula One team may not appear in the sport until 2016.
The FIA has accepted an entry from Haas Formula to participate in the 2015 F1 season – and is considering an application from a second team.