‘Manor Marussia’ on 2015 entry list

Feb.28 (GMM) As predicted earlier, the FIA on Friday published the official 2015 entry list that includes a place on the grid for the revived ‘Manor Marussia’ team. Although the backmarker’s Russian investor is long departed, it is believed the […]

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F1 looks set for competitive 2015

Feb.27 (GMM) Williams has leapt back into contention as a likely 2015 force. After the first two tests at Jerez and Barcelona, it was suggested that in light of the Grove team’s low-profile performance, rivals might be set to overtake […]

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Caterham assets auctions set to go ahead

Feb.27 (GMM) While Marussia pushes hard to return in 2015 as Manor, another ailing backmarker appears to have reached the end of the line. Early in February, it emerged that Caterham’s administrators had appointed an auctioneer to begin arranging for […]

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Alonso hit wall at 105kph – report

Feb.27 (GMM) Fernando Alonso struck the wall at 105 kilometres per hour last Sunday. That was the claim on Friday of Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport, as the period of great mystery and controversy surrounding the Spaniard’s bizarre accident continues. […]

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‘I’m completely fine’ says smiling Alonso

Feb.27 (GMM) Fernando Alonso on Friday declared himself “completely fine” after his Barcelona crash and four-day hospitalisation. The circumstances of the McLaren-Honda’s seemingly innocuous bump against the wall last Sunday has triggered wild rumours of KERS electrocution or seizure. McLaren […]

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Now FIA helping Manor’s quest for 2015 grid

Feb.26 (GMM) F1’s governing body has joined McLaren and Ferrari in actively supporting the former Marussia team’s quest to return to the sport this year. Although owed millions by the struggling backmarker, Ferrari has agreed to keep supplying its 2014-spec […]

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McLaren joins Ferrari in helping Manor survive

Feb.26 (GMM) McLaren has joined fellow creditor Ferrari in helping the former Marussia team to survive. Ferrari, owed millions by the struggling backmarker, has agreed to keep supplying its 2014-spec turbo V6 engine to the team reborn as ‘Manor’ for […]

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Alonso could miss Melbourne season opener

Feb.26 (GMM) Fernando Alonso’s manager has sidestepped suggestions the Spaniard might have to sit out the Melbourne season opener. After four days in hospital, the 33-year-old is now resting with his family in his native Oviedo in the wake of […]

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