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End of the road for F1 backmarker Manor

Formula One team Manor Racing, formerly Marussia, was disbanded on Friday. The news comes after the team announced on January 6 that it had entered administration, similar to bankruptcy protection, after several months of failed talks with potential investors to back it in the 2017 season. But with... read more

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Fernando Alonso

McLaren’s Fernando Alonso To Sit Out Australian GP, Marussia Confirmed To Join Grid

It’s starting to emerge that Fernando Alonso’s crash during pre-season testing for the 2015 Formula One World Championship may be more serious than initially... read more March 6, 2015 by

Jules Bianchi

Injured Formula One Driver Jules Bianchi No Longer In Induced Coma

Injured Formula One driver Jules Bianchi is no longer in the induced coma he was placed in following his tragic accident at the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix in early October. In... read more November 20, 2014 by

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Marussia F1 Team Disbanded, Caterham Turns To Crowdfunding

Both the Marussia and Caterham Formula One teams have missed the last two races of the 2014 season due to financial difficulties, with the former still reeling from the... read more November 10, 2014 by

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Marussia F1 Team Enters Administration, Seeks Buyer

Just days after the Caterham F1 Team’s financial troubles were revealed, it’s emerging that fellow Formula One team Marussia is also struggling and has just... read more October 27, 2014 by

Jules Bianchi

Jules Bianchi’s Family Release Statement Regarding Injured F1 Driver

During Sunday’s rain-affected Formula One Japanese Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit, Marussia driver Jules Bianchi crashed at high speed into the back of a tractor that... read more October 8, 2014 by

Jules Bianchi

Jules Bianchi Suffers Serious Head Injuries In Formula One Japanese Grand Prix

We’re sad to report that Marussia driver Jules Bianchi is in hospital with severe head injuries following yesterday’s rain-affected 2014 Formula One Japanese... read more October 5, 2014 by

Alexander Rossi

America’s Alexander Rossi Joins Marussia F1 Team As Reserve Driver

Having already done testing duties for the likes of Caterham and Force India, America’s Alexander Rossi has now been signed by rival Formula One team Marussia as its... read more July 29, 2014 by

Marussia B2

Marussia Sports Car Company Disbanded, F1 Team Unaffected: Report

A report out of Russia claims that sports car firm Marussia, formed in 2007 by former racing driver Nikolay Fomenko, has been disbanded and staff reassigned to a government... read more April 9, 2014 by

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Maria de Villota Died From Injuries Sustained During 2012 Crash

Former Formula One test driver Maria de Villota was found dead in a hotel room in Spain on Friday, with reports at the time claiming her death was due to natural causes. It... read more October 14, 2013 by

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Former F1 Tester Maria de Villota Found Dead In Hotel

We’re sad to report that former tester for the Marussia Formula One team, Maria de Villota, was found dead this morning in a hotel room in her native Spain. The tragic... read more October 11, 2013 by

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Marussia To Use Ferrari Engines In 2014 F1 Season

Formula One backmarker Marussia will hopefully see its performance improve next season when the team starts using engines supplied by Ferrari. Marussia, which is tied for... read more July 17, 2013 by

Marussia B2

Russian Automakers Want A Piece Of The Luxury Pie

With luxury auto sales booming in many parts of the world, especially in resource-rich nations like Russia, where sales of Audis, BMWs and Mercedes-Benzes continue to soar... read more February 15, 2013 by

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Timo Glock Leaving Marussia F1 Team For Brighter Things

German racing driver Timo Glock has made a surprise move, announcing his resignation, by mutual consent, from the Marussia F1 Team. Glock didn’t give a reason for his... read more January 23, 2013 by

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2013 Marussia B2 Sports Car Spy Shots

If you’re not a regular viewer of Formula One, chances are you’ve never heard of Marussia. Established in Russia in 2007 by local celebrity and avid racer Nikolay... read more December 12, 2012 by

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Marussia Completes Analysis Of Maria De Villota's Testing Accident

On July 3, Marussia F1 Team test driver Maria De Villota was critically injured while testing the team car at Duxford Airfield in England. As De Villota slowed to approach... read more July 16, 2012 by


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