'Impossible for HRT to continue' - Pérez-Sala

'Impossible for HRT to continue' - Pérez-Sala

Luis Pérez-Sala has spoken out for the first time since HRT's demise, with the Spanish outfit forced to shutdown its Formula 1 operation at the end of the 2012 season. Owners Thesan Capital had put the squad up for sale prior to the United States Grand Prix in November, but a buyer was not found in time. Read more…

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  1. Wednesday 2 January 2013

  2. 'Impossible for HRT to continue' - Pérez-Sala 03:00

    'Impossible for HRT to continue' - Pérez-Sala

    Luis Pérez-Sala has spoken out for the first time since HRT's demise, with the Spanish outfit forced to shutdown its Formula 1 operation at the end of the 2012…

    F1
  3. Sunday 18 November 2012

  4. ‘Chinese company interested in HRT purchase’ 23:01

    ‘Chinese company interested in HRT purchase’

    HRT had to cope with very difficult circumstances across the Austin race weekend. Not only could jobs be on the line as the Madrid-based outfit is up for sale…

    F1
  5. Wednesday 19 September 2012

  6. 14:35

    F1 video: Documentary on HRT F1 Team

    F1
  7. Friday 7 September 2012

  8. Ma delighted with ‘extraordinary experience’ 16:29

    Ma delighted with ‘extraordinary experience’

    Friday saw Ma Qing Hua make history, becoming the first Chinese driver to take part in an official Formula 1 weekend session. The HRT reserve driver took the…

    F1
  9. Thursday 9 August 2012

  10. HRT: Car at 50 percent of true potential 13:00

    HRT: Car at 50 percent of true potential

    HRT team boss Luis Pérez-Sala believes that its current car has reached only 50 percent of its potential, highlighting aerodynamics as main area for…

    F1
  11. Wednesday 23 May 2012

  12. Ma chosen for HRT Silverstone test 11:48

    Ma chosen for HRT Silverstone test

    HRT has named Ma Qing Hua as its driver for the upcoming Young Driver test at Silverstone. Hailing from China, he became the first member of the team’s driver…

    F1
  13. Monday 7 May 2012

  14. 16:29

    Latest F1 photos: Jean Todt visits HRT factory

    F1
  15. Friday 4 May 2012

  16. Jean Todt visits new HRT factory 17:08

    Jean Todt visits new HRT factory

    HRT received a special guest on Friday as FIA President Jean Todt visited the team’s new factory in Madrid. The Frenchman was accompanied by Carlos Gracia…

    F1
  17. Wednesday 25 April 2012

  18. Relocating HRT opts to miss Mugello test 13:29

    Relocating HRT opts to miss Mugello test

    HRT will be missing next week’s Formula 1 test session in Italy, the Spanish team confirmed on Thursday afternoon. With a three-week break between the Bahrain…

    F1
  19. Monday 23 April 2012

  20. HRT matching end of 2011 performances 10:04

    HRT matching end of 2011 performances

    Although the team’s pace may not be headline-raising in comparison with the front of the F1 field, HRT’s Luis Pérez-Sala is highly satisfied with his…

    F1
  21. Monday 9 April 2012

  22. Much better situation for HRT, says Pérez-Sala 11:51

    Much better situation for HRT, says Pérez-Sala

    Luis Pérez-Sala is sure that HRT will find itself in more comfortable surroundings as F1 continues in China this weekend. The Spanish team, which almost failed…

    F1
  23. Thursday 5 April 2012

  24. Ma Qing Hua launches HRT driver programme 09:05

    Ma Qing Hua launches HRT driver programme

    China’s Ma Qing Hua has been enlisted on the HRT Driver Development Programme, the Spanish team announced on Thursday morning. The 24-year-old, who hails from…

    F1
  25. Monday 2 April 2012

  26. HRT appoints Cuquerella as Technical Director 11:49

    HRT appoints Cuquerella as Technical Director

    HRT announced on Monday afternoon that Toni Cuquerella has taken on the role of Technical Director. The Spaniard fills the position formerly held by Geoff…

    F1
  27. Saturday 17 March 2012

  28. HRT applies for dispensation to race 08:51

    HRT applies for dispensation to race

    HRT has put forward an official request to take part in Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix, despite both of its cars missing the 107 cut-off time for the second…

    F1
  29. Friday 16 March 2012

  30. HRT: We knew what we were in for 09:19

    HRT: We knew what we were in for

    HRT was not surprised by its assortment of problems in Australian Grand Prix practice on Friday afternoon. After delaying scrutineering to finish assembling…

    F1
  31. Saturday 10 March 2012

  32. Pérez-Sala 'very proud' of HRT's efforts 15:26

    Pérez-Sala 'very proud' of HRT's efforts

    HRT F1 team boss Luis Pérez-Sala has prasied his entire workforce ahead of the new season, following an intense push to prepare its 2012 challenger in time.…

    F1
  33. Monday 5 March 2012

  34. Karthikeyan: New car a definite step up 21:15

    Karthikeyan: New car a definite step up

    Having become the first man to drive HRT F1's 2012 challenger this afternoon, Narain Karthikeyan was instantly left with positive feelings for the upcoming…

    F1
  35. Thursday 9 February 2012

  36. HRT relocating to Madrid tennis stadium 11:25

    HRT relocating to Madrid tennis stadium

    HRT will be moving its base to Spanish capital city Madrid this year. At present, the outfit which entered Formula 1 in 2010 has its administrative facilities…

    F1
  37. Wednesday 21 December 2011

  38. Changed rules threaten HRT testing plans 14:03

    Changed rules threaten HRT testing plans

    HRT could miss out on any pre-season testing for the third consecutive year, should it not have time to reorganise its schedule after crash test regulations…

    F1
  39. HRT: Signing Alguersuari is unlikely 14:00

    HRT: Signing Alguersuari is unlikely

    HRT has cast further doubt over the Formula 1 career of Jaime Alguersuari, with the Spaniard having been left on the sidelines by Toro Rosso. Although the…

    F1
  40. Saturday 17 December 2011

  41. HRT set to reveal second driver in New Year 15:59

    HRT set to reveal second driver in New Year

    Luis Pérez-Sala, HRT F1’s recently promoted Team Principal, has explained that he is in no rush to confirm a second driver for the 2012 season, with an…

    F1
  42. Interview with HRT's Luis Pérez-Sala 15:19

    Interview with HRT's Luis Pérez-Sala

    Following the recent exit of Colin Kolles, former Minardi driver Luis Pérez-Sala has taken up the reigns at HRT F1. The 52-year-old Spaniard, who scored a sole…

    F1
  43. Thursday 15 December 2011

  44. Pérez-Sala becomes HRT Team Principal 10:46

    Pérez-Sala becomes HRT Team Principal

    Just one day after the departure of Colin Kolles was announced by HRT, the Murcia-based squad has named Barcelona's Luis Pérez-Sala as its new Team Principal.…

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