Madrid recycling firm acquires HRT cars

By on Friday, February 15, 2013

A Madrid based recycling company has purchased five cars previously used by the defunct HRT team.

Company owner Teo Martin confirmed that he has acquired three F112s, used in the 2012 season, and two F111s, used in 2011.

A third F111 has been bought by Pirelli to be used as a show car. It will be painted in Pirelli's black and yellow livery.

Martin also bought other HRT assets, such as their Caja Magica headquarters in Madrid.

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