Thesan say they will be looking at ways to improve the team’s performance in coming seasons, as well boosting its Spanish identity. HRT’s current team and director line-up will be maintained.
HRT, originally founded by former F1 driver Adrian Campos before being taken over by Carabante, made their Formula One debut last season. After a difficult 2010, they have taken a step forward in performance this year, and are currently ahead of rivals Virgin in the constructors’ table.
The team have a new driver for this weekend’s 2011 Formula 1 Santander British Grand Prix, with the Red Bull-backed Australian Daniel Ricciardo set to make his F1 race debut alongside Vitantonio Liuzzi.