Gene Haas renames team ahead of 2016 debut

Haas F1 Team

2 September 2014 by TF1T Staff
          

Gene Haas has confirmed a change of name for his planned Formula 1 team which is set to make its racing debut in 2016.

The American outfit will change its name from Haas Formula to Haas F1 Team as it seeks to make it clearer exactly what it is for promotional reasons.

Speaking about the change, team owner Haas said: "Haas F1 Team automatically conveys our place among the pinnacle of motorsports.

"When you hear 'F1' you know exactly what it is - a global racing series that showcases the latest technology and attracts the best talent in engineering and design."

The team also launched its new website - www.haasf1team.com.