Lotus have appointed former Caterham and Marussia racer Charles Pic as their third driver for the 2014 season. The 24-year-old Frenchman, who has 39 Grand Prix starts to his name, will conduct simulator work at the Enstone squad’s factory, whilst also providing support at races
Marussia today rolled out its 2014 challenger in Jerez, the first car from the Banbury based team to be powered by Ferrari. Now in its fifth season of F1 competition, the team rolls into the new season with a spring in its step after securing the coveted 10th place in the Constructor’s Championship last season. So far the Ferrari power train seems to have been behaving itself in the early running for the teams in Jerez and the technical design group at Marussia, under the experienced John McQuilliam, has produced a car which the team hopes will challenge for a ;More…
After last-minute technical issues delayed its journey to Spain earlier in the week, Marussia’s 2014 car finally made its test debut at Jerez on Thursday afternoon. The MR03 is Marussia’s first Ferrari-powered machine, the team having previously used Cosworth engines
Marussia’s 2014 car will not make its test debut at Jerez on Tuesday as planned after a last-minute problem was discovered at the team’s UK factory. The MR03′s testing debut is subject to a delay while we resolve a small but frustrating technical issue, confirmed Marussia, who hope to join the four-day Spanish test session later in the week
Marussia have become the latest team to confirm their attendance at next week’s pre-season test in Jerez. The Banbury-based team will run their new Ferrari-powered MR03 machine in Spain, with Jules Bianchi and Max Chilton expected to share driving duties
Lange Zeit war unklar, ob Marussia sein neues Turbo-Auto rechtzeitig zum ersten Test in Jerez fertigstellen kann. Am Mittwoch bestätigte das Team n…
Just hours after his name appeared on the FIA’s official 2014 entry list, Marussia have publically announced Great Britain’s Max Chilton as their second driver for the new season. Chilton will spend his second year of F1 competition once again partnering Jules Bianchi. Chilton, 22, was widely expected to stay with Marussia after a strong debut season in 2013
Marussia have confirmed an unchanged driver line-up for 2014 after today announcing that Max Chilton will retain his seat alongside Jules Bianchi. This makes Caterham the only team yet to confirm their drivers with Charles Pic, Giedo van der Garde and GP2′s Marcus Ericsson the leading contenders. For Chilton, who set a record in his rookie season last year of completing every race had a question mark surrounding his 2014 plans given his financial backing and the opportunity to change teams.