HRT confirms sale to Nomura/Thesan

HRT have confirmed reports that the Spanish team has been sold. It was reported team owner Jose Ramon Carabante sold out to the Japanese industrial and financial group Nomura.

Hispania Racing confirmed in a statement that the Nomura-linked Spanish firm Thesan Capital is now the “main” and “controlling” shareholder of HRT.

The statement said Thesan will maintain “the current team and directors”.

Source: GMM