The FIA, on the basis of the support expressed by its F1 commission chaired by Bernie Ecclestone, which had a meeting in Geneva on November 3, has agreed the following team name changes as from 2012:

Team Name New Chassis Name
Caterham F1 Team From Lotus to Caterham
Lotus Renault GP From Renault to Lotus
Marussia F1 Team From Virgin to Marussia