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Gene Haas’ F1 team changes team name, launches new pages

Sep 2, 2014, 12:17 PM EST

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Gene Haas has confirmed his new Formula One team will switch names from Haas Formula to Haas F1 Team, among a series of updates revealed Tuesday.

The team launched a new website (www.haasf1team.com), Facebook and Twitter page.

The team has also sent out its first official tweet regarding its planned debut in 2016:

A technical partnership with Ferrari hasn’t been officially announced, but Haas Automation was announced as a Ferrari sponsor earlier this year.

There’s still plenty of details to be ironed out from here, but these are all promising signs as the team ramps up before its entry onto the grid.

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