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Audi Ends Factory Involvement in Formula E
Audi Ends Factory Involvement in Formula E

9 Aug 2021, 09:46 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Audi said this week the ending races of the 2021 Formula 1 season will be its last in the series as a factory-backed team

 
Virgin Racing Announces Technical Partnership With McLaren
Virgin Racing Announces Technical Partnership With McLaren

7 Jul 2011, 14:22 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Marussia Virgin Racing has concluded a long-term Technical Partnership with McLaren Applied Technologies which will see the team gaining access to McLaren facilities, knowledge and capabilities. The...

 
Timo Glock Demands 2-Second Boost from Virgin
Timo Glock Demands 2-Second Boost from Virgin

14 Apr 2011, 06:50 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Marussia Virgin Racing did not experience the same struggles as rivals Hispania Racing F1 Team in attempting to qualify for the Australian and Malaysian Grands Prix, but that doesn't mean their...

 
Liuzzi Aims to Catch Virgin Soon
Liuzzi Aims to Catch Virgin Soon

13 Apr 2011, 12:16 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / For the time being, Hispania Racing's goal in the 2011 Formula 1 series is quite clear: make the grid for the Sunday race. And the first step into making that performance regular was made in Ma...

 
Hispania Will Beat Team Lotus, Virgin by May - Carabante
Hispania Will Beat Team Lotus, Virgin by May - Carabante

31 Mar 2011, 07:38 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Like last year, the Formula 1 season start caught Hispania Racing F1 Team by surprise, as the Spanish squad failed to develop a competitive car for the season opening round. The only thing that chan...

 
Glock Would Like Branson to Invest More in F1 Team
Glock Would Like Branson to Invest More in F1 Team

21 Mar 2011, 08:37 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Timo Glock admitted in a recent interview with the German media that he would like his team owner Sir Richard Branson to pour some more money into his Formula 1 operation in the future. Branson&#...

 
Virgin Much Slower than Lotus - Glock
Virgin Much Slower than Lotus - Glock

18 Mar 2011, 12:37 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Shortly after Marussia Virgin revealed their 2011-spec single-seater in early February, their leading race driver Timo Glock had announced quite bold aims for the upcoming campaign. Apart from targe...

 
Virgin Needs New Rear Wing to Close Gap on Lotus
Virgin Needs New Rear Wing to Close Gap on Lotus

24 Feb 2011, 14:57 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Before the last group test in Barcelona, Marussia Virgin's Timo Glock told the media that he expects his team to not only catch up with rivals Team Lotus or even Scuderia Toro Rosso, but also f...

 
Ecclestone Slams Todt, Branson in His Book
Ecclestone Slams Todt, Branson in His Book

24 Feb 2011, 07:58 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Once the autobiography of Bernie Ecclestone has hit the libraries this Wednesday, it was clear enough for everyone that the media would have writing material for the entire year. Especially since th...

 
Di Grassi Blames Sponsorship for Virgin Seat Loss
Di Grassi Blames Sponsorship for Virgin Seat Loss

23 Feb 2011, 10:51 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Lucas di Grassi insisted that the only reason why he failed to secure an extension to his 2010 deal with Virgin Racing was because he ran out of sponsorship money, not because he wasn't F1 mate...

 
Hispania Boss Sets Aim to Catch Lotus, Virgin
Hispania Boss Sets Aim to Catch Lotus, Virgin

23 Feb 2011, 07:33 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Hispania Racing F1 Team is currently the only squad in Formula 1 not to have launched or tested its 2011-spec challenger this winter, yet their goals match the ones set by fellow 2010 rookie teams T...

 
Glock Tackles 2011 Season Thinking of 2012 Campaign
Glock Tackles 2011 Season Thinking of 2012 Campaign

18 Feb 2011, 14:29 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Timo Glock doesn't seem too convinced that the rest of his career lies with Marussia Virgin Racing. Although he has practically carried this team on his shoulders for an entire campaign last ye...

 
Virgin Considered Forward Exhausts for MVR-02
Virgin Considered Forward Exhausts for MVR-02

8 Feb 2011, 06:22 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Virgin Racing designer Nick Wirth admitted that the idea of incorporating Renault-type forward exhausts into the MVR-02 challenger did cross his mind when designing the car, but after further evalua...

 
Marussia Virgin Confirms Major Management Reshuffle
Marussia Virgin Confirms Major Management Reshuffle

2 Feb 2011, 11:30 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Days before they are scheduled to unveil their 2011-spec single-seater, Marussia Virgin Racing have announced a major reshuffle of their management structure ahead of the new Formula 1 campaign. And...

 
Virgin Sets Aim to Catch Toro Rosso in 2011
Virgin Sets Aim to Catch Toro Rosso in 2011

25 Jan 2011, 11:03 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Marussia Virgin's Timo Glock is confident that the changes that his team went through these past couple of months will help it move forward in the 2011 F1 campaign. Having finished last year�...

 
Marussia Virgin to Launch Car on February 7
Marussia Virgin to Launch Car on February 7

21 Jan 2011, 15:04 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Marussia Virgin Racing confirmed earlier today what we have all be expecting for some time now, which is that their 2011-spec single-seater will be released after the first group test in Valencia. T...

 
Di Grassi Hits at Pay Drivers in F1
Di Grassi Hits at Pay Drivers in F1

19 Jan 2011, 14:07 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Lucas di Grassi had only one season to show his worth in Formula One, but then again he couldn't do much in the underperforming single-seater provided by Virgin Racing. Nevertheless, in a serie...

 
Hulkenberg Turned Down Offer from Virgin
Hulkenberg Turned Down Offer from Virgin

18 Jan 2011, 16:00 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Nico Hulkenberg was offered the opportunity to drive for Marussia Virgin Racing recently, but he and manager Willi Weber decided to turn it down. According to Weber, the 2009 GP2 champion would be b...

 
Giedo Van Der Garde Aims for GP2 Title in 2011
Giedo Van Der Garde Aims for GP2 Title in 2011

22 Dec 2010, 12:31 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Giedo van der Garde did not let go of his dream to become a Formula One racer, despite the fact that his most probable shot at making the 2011 grid has vanished a few hours back. The Dutchman, manag...

 
Jerome D'Ambrosio Makes F1 Debut with Marussia Virgin
Jerome D'Ambrosio Makes F1 Debut with Marussia Virgin

21 Dec 2010, 11:07 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Another vacancy for the 2011 Formula One championship is now history, as Marussia Virgin Racing confirmed that Belgian driver Jerome D'Ambrosio will make his Formula One debut alongside Timo Gl...