Jules Bianchi
Jul 9

Pirelli tests new low profile tires during Silverstone test

Charles Pic leaves the pits on the much-talked about 18-inch Pirelli tires. (Photo courtesy Adam Cooper)

Charles Pic leaves the pits on the much-talked about 18-inch tires. (Photo courtesy )

Charles Pic ran 14 laps on the 18 inch tires at the wheel of the current E22. With few adjustments made to accommodate the very different wheel sizes – and the lack of suspension movement provide by the tire – he was well off the normal pace. However, the point of the exercise was mainly to allow the sport’s key players to judge the appearance of the new tires.

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May 25

F1: Bianchi gives Marussia first-ever points

The Marussia F1 team celebrate with French driver Jules Bianchi who scored two points for his ninth place finish in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. (Photo courtesy Marussia F1 team)

The F1 team celebrate with French driver who scored two points for his ninth place finish in Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix. (Photo courtesy F1 team)

Jules Bianchi earned the Marussia team its first-ever points with a superb ninth place in the Monaco GP – in the team’s fifth season.

Bianchi actually finished eighth on the road, but he had a five second penalty added to his race time, which dropped him behind .

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Apr 20

F1: Chinese GP Cut Short When Marshal Waves Flag One Lap Too Early

The Chinese Grand Prix ended early when a track marshal showed the checkered flag one lap too soon. (Photo: Getty Images)

The Chinese Grand Prix ended early when a track marshal showed the checkered flag one lap too soon. (Photo: Getty Images)

had yet another dominant performance in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix, but an odd turn of events at the end of the race had the Mercedes driver questioning himself.

Hamilton had an 18s lead over teammate when he was shown the checkered flag at the end of Lap 55 – one lap before it should have been displayed.

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Feb 19

F1: Hulkenberg Quickest In Bahrain As Red Bull Continues To Struggle

Nico Hulkenberg for the Force India team during Day 1 Bahrain testing. (Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

for the Force India team during Day 1 Bahrain testing.
(Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

After a break of 18 days, the end of the opening test in Jerez action resumed again in Bahrain today.

The twin four-day sessions at Sakhir represent the last chance for the teams to prepare for the Australian GP.

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Jan 11

F1: Marussia Confirms Chilton Will Return Next Season

Max Chilton returns to Marussia in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

returns to in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

Max Chilton will return to Marussia next season, the team confirmed Saturday at the Autosport International Show in Birmingham, UK.

The 22-year-old Briton will race alongside Frenchmen once again – making Marussia only the second team to retain its same driver pairing from the 2013 season. They join Mercedes, who welcome back and .

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