Scuderia Toro Rosso has announced John Booth has joined its F1 team as a consultant in the role of ‘Director of Racing’. The 61 year-old is one of the founding members of the Manor Racing team, which competed in junior categories for almost two decades before progressing to F1 in 2010 under the Virgin Racing banner, which became Marussia and then back to Manor in 2015.
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Manor enjoyed a successful debut into WEC LMP2 at the Prologue with their ORECA 05, completing 156 laps on its first day of running and 86 laps on the second day. This gave a total of a total of 1401.422kms.
WEC: Manor welcomes back former-IndyCar driver, James Jakes, as the team extends its 2016 driver line up
James Jakes rejoins Manor
British driver, James Jakes, will return to Manor this season for his debut in the FIA World Endurance Championship. James had previously driven with the team during 2007 in Formula 3 and 2010 in the GP3 series, visiting the podium a number of times, before heading to the USA to compete in the IndyCar Series for the past 4 seasons.
For its 27th year of racing, Manor will compete in the full FIA WEC season including the 24 hours of Le Mans
Twenty-six years after entering its first season of competition, Manor will embark on its first season in the FIA World Endurance Championship which will include the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans race.
“We’ve been delighted to welcome Coupons.com to the team during the races in The Americas”
The Manor Marussia F1 Team today announced an extension of its partnership with Coupons.com, a brand that is a part of the U.S. tech firm Quotient, ahead of this weekend’s 2015 Formula One Grand Prix in São Paulo, Brazil.
The Manor Marussia F1 Team looks forward to its participation in the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship.