Formula 1 driver and unrepentant collar-popper Romain Grosjean will leave Lotus after four years to join upstart F1 team Haas at the end of this season, .
The American-based Haas team will allow Grosjean to drive a Ferrari-powered car for 2016, with Ferrari supplying a number of other vehicle components to Haas.
that such a move could open a door at Ferrari for Grosjean in 2017. That's when Kimi Raikkonen's contract with Scuderia runs out. The Ferrari-Haas parternship means Scuderia can see all of Grosjean's data throughout the season and compare his performance to Kimi.
Rumor has it Haas will choose Ferrari test and reserve driver Esteban Gutierrez as its second driver.