Motor racing-FIA confirms team name changes for 2012

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LONDON, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Formula One's governing body agreed name changes for three of the 12 teams on Sunday that will end confusion over the Lotus name and see the Virgin brand disappear from the list of chassis makers. The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said in a statement that for 2012 Team Lotus would become Caterham F1 Team with the chassis name switching from Lotus to that of the niche sportscar maker. Group Lotus-sponsored Renault will still be known as Lotus Renault ...

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