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.
Gene Haas believes his Formula One team can avoid the “mistakes” made by the likes of Caterham and HRT when it joins the grid in 2016.
The new Haas team will use Ferrari engines when it enters Formula One in 2016.
Haas Formula want a mixture of experience and youth including an American for their first F1 driver line-up.
Gene Haas admitted his Formula One team may not appear in the sport until 2016.