Tag: TaTa Racing

HRT F1 Announce Narain Karthikeyan As Their Second Driver

Posted: February 3, 2012 at 8:22 am   /   F1 News, Hispania Racing Team, Narain Karthikeyan

There could have been many headlines to this exciting piece of news! ‘Liuzzi Out, Karthikeyan In At HRT’ was one of the options, the other was ‘Narain Renews Contract With HRT For 2012’, but I chose to go with something very simple. Anyways, coming to the main point, India’s first Formula1 driver, Narain Karthikeyan announced […]

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Why Has Narain Karthikeyan Been Dropped By HRT?

Posted: July 2, 2011 at 12:02 pm   /   F1 News, F1 Sponsorship, Hispania Racing Team, Narain Karthikeyan

Narain Karthikeyan’s dropping by HRT and subsequent replacement with Aussie driver Daniel Ricciardo was the big Formula1 story last week. The news of course hasn’t gone down too well with the Indian F1 fans and I wonder what Narain’s sponsors, the TATA Group and Base Batteries feel about their driver being dropped. Narain too hasn’t […]

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HRT Drops Narain Karthikeyan; Daniel Ricciardo Will Debut In Silverstone

Posted: June 30, 2011 at 5:40 pm   /   Daniel Ricciardo, F1 News, Hispania Racing Team, Narain Karthikeyan

The Hispania Racing Team has just announced that their Indian driver Narain Karthikeyan will be replaced by 21 year old Australian racing talent and Scuderia Toro Rosso driver, Daniel Ricciardo from the 2011 British GP. The news spread on Twitter several hours before the team’s official press release and it was the Australian media that […]

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F1 2011: Narain, Tata and Formula1

Posted: January 10, 2011 at 6:09 pm   /   Indian Motorsport, Narain Karthikeyan

So Narain Karthikeyan is back in Formula1. But let’s also not overlook the fact that TATA Group is back as a sponsor too. As Narain’s long term sponsors, the TATA Group logo should be prominently displayed on the 2011 HRT challenger – after all they are funding his seat! HRT has accepted that Narain is […]

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