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Indy 500 winner Alexander Rossi considering F1, IndyCar offers

Winning at the Brickyard opens some doors.

Some old acquaintances are interested in Alexander Rossi again.

Jules Bianchi family sues FIA and Marussia over death

​Jules Bianchi's family has taken the first steps of legal action against the FIA, the Formula One Group and the Marussia team over the death of their son after the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix.

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Manor F1 team shakes things up for next season

The Manor Marussia F1 Team has hired a new racing director and let its previous top leadership go. The racing outfit has also secured an engine deal with Mercedes and a technical partnership with Williams for next season.

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Alexander Rossi and Manor bring American driver back to F1

Manor Racing announces that its Californian test driver Alexander Rossi is being promoted to the race seat, making him the first American to compete in F1 since Scott Speed left in 2007.

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Buyout could see two American F1 teams on grid next season

The latest word from the racing press has it that a pair of American investors are close to buying a Formula One team, thought to be Manor, to join Haas as a new team on the grid next season.

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Ecclestone says Manor F1 will pay for not competing in Australia

The struggling Manor Marussia F1 team came all the way to the Australian Grand Prix, but didn't make it out onto the track even once all weekend. And now Bernie Ecclestone says they'll have to pay for shipping both ways.

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Manor Marussia lines up drivers for F1 season opener in Melbourne

Struggling but defiant, the Manor Marussia F1 team has announced its drivers for the opening rounds of the 2015 Formula One World Championship, with Roberto Merhi joining Will Stevens on the grid. The team's new backer, Justin King, is also putting his son, Jordan, in the test-driver seat.

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Freshly-minted Manor Marussia team aims for Australian GP grid

Manor Marussia F1 declares it is "making huge strides" toward being on the grid at the Australian Grand Prix in just over two weeks' time. It's got a lot of agreements on paper that are hopeful, but there are a lot of questions - and an FIA crash test - to be dealt with.

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Manor GP exits bankruptcy, secures Ferrari engine deal

The team formerly known as Marussia may not be down for the count just yet, as it emerges from bankruptcy and works to get its 2015 chassis ready for a mid-season debut under Ferrari power.

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Rival teams close the door on Marussia's return to F1

Marussia's hopes of making it back onto the Formula One grid this season were dealt what could prove their ultimate death blow as the other teams voted against giving it special dispensation to return.

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Marussia F1 gets unnamed investor

A mystery investor is reportedly swooping in at the last minute to save the Marussia F1 team from bankruptcy in time to get it back on the grid for the 2015 Formula One World Championship.

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Jules Bianchi begins rehabilitation therapy in France, still unconscious

The latest update from the family of injured Formula One driver Jules Bianchi indicates that he is no longer in the intensive care unit at a French hospital. He is now in a rehabilitation center to begin therapy to improve his condition. Bianchi is still unconscious but is breathing on his own.

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Haas F1 team buys Marussia HQ in UK

In racing, there are the haves and the have-nots. Marussia is sliding into the latter category, but its demise now means that Haas has a European base of operations for its new American F1 team.

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Buy pieces of Marussia's F1 operations at auction and start your own team

The holiday shopping season is in full swing, and maybe you have someone on your list who already seems to have everything. Never fear, an upcoming auction from the now-defunct Marussia Formula 1 Team might be just the ticket for your hard-to-shop-for racing fan.

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Jules Bianchi out of induced coma, moved to France

Toward the end of the Japanese Grand Prix in early October, Marussia driver Jules Bianchi crashed into a recovery truck that was removing Adrian Sutil's Sauber from the circuit. Taken to the Mie Prefectural General Medical Center for care, the Frenchman had been in an artificial coma for the past seven weeks while doctors attended to his severe head injuries.

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Ecclestone dismissive of young F1 fans, small teams in wide-ranging interview

Octogenarian billionaire, briber and Bond villain caricature Bernie Ecclestone is not popular with the fans of the sport he oversees with an iron fist, and somehow, we don't think that's set to change after the 84-year-old gave a pretty wide-ranging interview with Campaign Asia-Pacific.

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Marussia F1 team also declares bankruptcy

It looks like the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship will wrap up with two fewer teams than it started. First the Caterham F1 team declared bankruptcy amidst an ownership dispute, and now the Marussia team has gone into bankruptcy administration as well.

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Caterham, Marussia to miss United States Grand Prix at Austin

Racing fans looking forward to seeing a full grid of Formula One cars at the United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, next week may be disappointed to learn that two teams (for a total of four cars) will not be competing this year.

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F1 trying to suppress Bianchi crash video as family issues health update

"Diffuse axonal injury is usually associated with a somber prognosis." – Dr. Gary Hartstein

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Footage of Jules Bianchi's crash hits web as doctors update his status [w/video]

UPDATE: F1 appears to have successfully blocked video footage of Bianchi's crash from appearing on YouTube, as the footage we previously had available for viewing has been pulled. You can read more about the racing series' efforts to get video providers to expunge images of the accident in our related story here.

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