Marussia has nevertheless to score a point in F1 given that joining series as Virgin Racing in 2010
By: GMM on March 4, 2014
Jenson Button expects typical Formula One particular backmarker Marussia to take a huge stage forward in 2014.
However to score a single stage in its Marussia or Virgin guises because 2010, the team did lastly beat rival Caterham to the coveted 10th area in the Constructors’; Championship final yr in a tie-breaker. And in preseason testing ahead of the 2014 season, Marussia’;s new MR03, which is powered by a Ferrari energy unit for the very first time, appears significantly faster than Caterham’;s struggling Renault-powered machine.
McLaren driver Button told Brazil’;s Totalrace, “It truly is interesting to see how some teams have enhanced their cars suddenly. There are several teams that are powerful at the moment, even Marussia. Their car is significantly greater than final year.
“I consider people will be surprised at how they are actually competitive.”
Max Chilton and Julies Bianchi are this year’s drivers for Marussia.
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