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  1. Friday 27 May 2016

  2. Haryanto misses long runs due to crash 11:22

    Haryanto misses long runs due to crash

    Manor driver Rio Haryanto was left to rue the lack of any meaningful long runs during practice for the Monaco Grand Prix, after he suffered an accident in…

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  3. Sunday 22 May 2016

  4. Haryanto admits future at Manor unclear 11:45

    Haryanto admits future at Manor unclear

    Rio Haryanto has admitted that his future at Manor remains unclear, and cannot be certain that he will finish the current Formula 1 campaign with the…

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  5. Thursday 19 May 2016

  6. Wehrlein feels he is ready for Mercedes 07:23

    Wehrlein feels he is ready for Mercedes

    Pascal Wehrlein feels that he would be ready to step up to Mercedes following a surprise test outing for the German team at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on…

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  7. Wednesday 18 May 2016

  8. Wehrlein gets late Mercedes test call-up 08:34

    Wehrlein gets late Mercedes test call-up

    Pascal Wehrlein has received a surprise call-up to Mercedes for the second and final day of the post-Spanish Grand Prix test at the Circuit de…

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  9. Tuesday 17 May 2016

  10. Wehrlein encouraged by Manor upgrades 09:44

    Wehrlein encouraged by Manor upgrades

    Pascal Wehrlein is confident that the upgrades which Manor brought to the Spanish Grand Prix will boost the team at the upcoming races, despite a difficult time…

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  11. Wednesday 11 May 2016

  12. Wehrlein missing 'really cool' DTM fights 13:26

    Wehrlein missing 'really cool' DTM fights

    Mercedes-backed Pascal Wehrlein says that he is missing the "really cool" close racing of the DTM, a championship he won before his Formula 1 graduation with…

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  13. Monday 2 May 2016

  14. Haryanto says he had 'nowhere to go' 14:18

    Haryanto says he had 'nowhere to go'

    Manor driver Rio Haryanto says that he was left with "nowhere to go" as he became the third retiree of the first-lap drama in Sunday's Russian Grand…

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  15. Thursday 28 April 2016

  16. Wehrlein: Manor now working as a team 09:38

    Wehrlein: Manor now working as a team

    Pascal Wehrlein says that Manor is starting to work together efficiently after the first three flyaway rounds of the season, as it continues its push towards…

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  17. Monday 18 April 2016

  18. Wehrlein: China pace proves hierarchy 15:22

    Wehrlein: China pace proves hierarchy

    Pascal Wehrlein believes that Manor's performance during the Chinese Grand Prix reflects its position in the 2016 pecking order, as the young German collected…

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  19. Saturday 16 April 2016

  20. Wehrlein: Bump hid patch of standing water 17:12

    Wehrlein: Bump hid patch of standing water

    Manor rookie Pascal Wehrlein says a bump along the pit straight hid a patch of water, which caused him to lose control of his car early on in Q1 at the Chinese…

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  21. Wednesday 13 April 2016

  22. Haryanto: Improvements with every race 13:32

    Haryanto: Improvements with every race

    Manor youngster Rio Haryanto is sure that he is making improvements every time he steps in the MRT05 as he prepares to tackle his third Formula 1 race in China…

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  23. Wehrlein: More to come from Manor 09:10

    Wehrlein: More to come from Manor

    Manor rookie Pascal Wehrlein is confident that the team still has substantial potential to unlock from the Mercedes-powered MRT05 following a promising showing…

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  24. Thursday 7 April 2016

  25. Manor must 'temper excitement' - Ryan 10:46

    Manor must 'temper excitement' - Ryan

    Manor's Racing Director Dave Ryan says the team must not get overexcited by its showing at the Bahrain Grand Prix, after it was able to competitively fight in…

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  26. Tuesday 5 April 2016

  27. Haryanto happy to rack up race finish 11:34

    Haryanto happy to rack up race finish

    Manor driver Rio Haryanto says he was happy to record the first finish of his Formula 1 career despite classifying at the back of the field in…

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  28. Monday 4 April 2016

  29. Wehrlein excited by Manor potential 15:32

    Wehrlein excited by Manor potential

    Pascal Wehrlein says he is excited to see just how far Manor can climb up the Formula 1 pecking order in 2016 after a battling performance at the Bahrain Grand…

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  30. Sunday 3 April 2016

  31. Wehrlein: Manor no comparison to Australia 08:33

    Wehrlein: Manor no comparison to Australia

    Pascal Wehrlein says Manor has made a substantial improvement across the past couple of weeks and that the MRT05 feels "completely different" compared to how it…

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  32. Wednesday 23 March 2016

  33. Manor pins focus on reliability, tyre wear 09:52

    Manor pins focus on reliability, tyre wear

    Manor Racing Director Dave Ryan says the outfit's performance in Australia was encouraging, but is wary that progress needs to be made to compete in the…

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  34. Monday 21 March 2016

  35. Haryanto pleased with pace despite retirement 11:44

    Haryanto pleased with pace despite retirement

    Manor rookie Rio Haryanto says he was pleased with the pace he demonstrated before having to retire from the Australian Grand Prix due to a mechanical…

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  36. Sunday 20 March 2016

  37. Wehrlein impressed by strong first stint 16:42

    Wehrlein impressed by strong first stint

    Pascal Wehrlein expressed delight at finishing his maiden Formula 1 race in Australia and believes Manor can be encouraged by the pace it displayed during the…

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  38. Saturday 19 March 2016

  39. Manor duo eager for Formula 1 debut 14:06

    Manor duo eager for Formula 1 debut

    Manor pair Pascal Wehrlein and Rio Haryanto say they are eager for their Formula 1 debuts on Sunday, despite qualifying at the back of the grid. Haryanto…

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  40. Haryanto hit with three-place grid penalty 05:47

    Haryanto hit with three-place grid penalty

    Rio Haryanto has been given a three-place grid penalty for his maiden Formula 1 start in Australia, after colliding with Romain Grosjean in the pit lane during…

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  41. Friday 18 March 2016

  42. Haryanto pleased with first wet running 10:18

    Haryanto pleased with first wet running

    Manor rookie Rio Haryanto says he was pleased to be able to sample a Formula 1 car in wet conditions for the first time, as rain affected his build-up to the…

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  43. Tuesday 15 March 2016

  44. Manor sure it has taken 'huge step forward' 09:59

    Manor sure it has taken 'huge step forward'

    Dave Ryan says he is certain that Manor has taken a "huge step forward" with its 2016 package, but is reserving full judgement until the new season begins in…

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  45. Wednesday 9 March 2016

  46. Rossi back at Manor as reserve driver 14:07

    Rossi back at Manor as reserve driver

    American racer Alexander Rossi has rejoined Manor as its official reserve driver for the upcoming season, meaning he will perform simultaneous IndyCar and…

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  47. Monday 7 March 2016

  48. Sutton: Story Behind the Shot - Barcelona (2) 14:26

    Sutton: Story Behind the Shot - Barcelona (2)

    Especially for lovers of motorsport photography, GPUpdate.net's event-by-event series, Story Behind the Shot, continues throughout the 2016 season. For the…

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  49. Saturday 5 March 2016

  50. Haryanto feels 'well prepared' for debut 11:42

    Haryanto feels 'well prepared' for debut

    Rio Haryanto says he feels "really well prepared" for his Formula 1 debut with Manor Racing, despite a troubled final day of testing at the Circuit de…

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  51. Friday 4 March 2016

  52. Wehrlein: Manor deficit now 'much smaller' 08:42

    Wehrlein: Manor deficit now 'much smaller'

    Pascal Wehrlein has expressed optimism over Manor Racing's potential during the 2016 season, describing the team's deficit as "much smaller" compared to…

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  53. Tuesday 1 March 2016

  54. King hopeful of Manor outings in 2016 12:10

    King hopeful of Manor outings in 2016

    GP2 racer and Manor development driver Jordan King says he is hopeful of adding to his limited Formula 1 mileage in 2016, hinting at test and practice…

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  55. Haryanto running hampered by oil leak 11:35

    Haryanto running hampered by oil leak

    Rio Haryanto's preparations for his Grand Prix debut later this month in Australia were hindered on Tuesday morning due to a small oil leak in his Manor…

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  56. King retains Manor development role 07:43

    King retains Manor development role

    Jordan King will retain his role as Manor's development driver in 2016, the team confirmed ahead of the second pre-season test in Spain. King, 22, joined…

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  57. Sunday 28 February 2016

  58. Haryanto: 'Huge difference' from GP2 to F1 14:10

    Haryanto: 'Huge difference' from GP2 to F1

    Manor driver Rio Haryanto says that he is still getting used to the "huge difference" in terms of the amount of personnel at a Formula 1 team compared to a…

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  59. Thursday 25 February 2016

  60. Haryanto 'finding the limits' before crash 17:53

    Haryanto 'finding the limits' before crash

    Rio Haryanto says he was "finding the limits" of the Manor before crashing out of the final day of the first pre-season test at Barcelona. Haryanto, who also…

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  61. Wednesday 24 February 2016

  62. Haryanto takes blame for testing spin 18:00

    Haryanto takes blame for testing spin

    Manor rookie Rio Haryanto has taken the blame for his spin on the penultimate day of the opening pre-season test at Barcelona. Haryanto brought out the red…

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  63. Monday 22 February 2016

  64. Haryanto: Talent backs up financial support 14:52

    Haryanto: Talent backs up financial support

    Rio Haryanto insists that financial backing from his native Indonesia was not the single factor behind him securing a Formula 1 race seat at Manor Racing for…

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  65. Ryan: Manor aiming for 'respectability' 09:59

    Ryan: Manor aiming for 'respectability'

    Manor Racing Director Dave Ryan says the outfit is targeting "respectability and competitiveness" in 2016, after its MRT05 was launched in Barcelona on…

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  66. Manor launches Mercedes-powered MRT05 09:20

    Manor launches Mercedes-powered MRT05

    Manor Racing, rebranded for 2016, has unveiled its new MRT05 machine, which the team hopes will lift it off the back of the grid, following its revival in…

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  67. Friday 19 February 2016

  68. Background: Who is Rio Haryanto? 07:22

    Background: Who is Rio Haryanto?

    Rio Haryanto graduates to Formula 1 as Indonesia's first representative in the top echelon, and a wealth of experience despite his youthful age. GPUpdate.net…

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  69. Thursday 18 February 2016

  70. Chilton not ruling out Formula 1 return 16:27

    Chilton not ruling out Formula 1 return

    Ex-Marussia driver Max Chilton says he cannot rule out a return to the Formula 1 grid in the future, explaining that he still has "a lot of unfinished business…

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  71. Rossi thanks Manor for F1 opportunities 14:09

    Rossi thanks Manor for F1 opportunities

    Alexander Rossi has thanked Manor for granting him his Formula 1 debut in 2015, following confirmation that the team will field Pascal Wehrlein and Rio Haryanto…

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  72. Haryanto picks number 88 for Formula 1 11:33

    Haryanto picks number 88 for Formula 1

    Manor Racing has revealed that Rio Haryanto will use the number 88 during his time in Formula 1. Haryanto, who spent the past four years in GP2, placing…

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  73. Haryanto secures final 2016 seat at Manor 09:03

    Haryanto secures final 2016 seat at Manor

    Rio Haryanto has been announced as Pascal Wehrlein's team-mate at Manor Racing this season, the final driver to be confirmed on the 2016 Formula 1 grid, ahead…

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  74. Tuesday 16 February 2016

  75. Wehrlein presents helmet for F1 debut 13:48

    Wehrlein presents helmet for F1 debut

    Pascal Wehrlein has presented a new helmet design for his maiden season in Formula 1. Wehrlein, 21, was announced as Manor's first driver for the upcoming…

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  76. Friday 12 February 2016

  77. Wolff: Wehrlein, Ocon in F1 'on merit' 10:17

    Wolff: Wehrlein, Ocon in F1 'on merit'

    Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff says that he is "proud" to see young drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon take on Formula 1 roles for the 2016…

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  78. Thursday 11 February 2016

  79. Wehrlein wants 'really good' team-mate 09:27

    Wehrlein wants 'really good' team-mate

    Pascal Wehrlein says he hopes that Manor will place a competitive driver alongside him for the 2016 season, as discussions continue over who will fill the…

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  80. Wednesday 10 February 2016

  81. Wehrlein to use number 94 in Formula 1 14:32

    Wehrlein to use number 94 in Formula 1

    Manor's Pascal Wehrlein will use #94 as his permanent race number in Formula 1. Wehrlein, whose Formula 1 graduation was announced on Wednesday, used the…

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  82. Background: Who is Pascal Wehrlein? 13:28

    Background: Who is Pascal Wehrlein?

    Pascal Wehrlein becomes the second rookie on the Formula 1 grid for the 2016 season after confirmation of his deal with Manor Racing. GPUpdate.net provides an…

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  83. Manor tips Wehrlein to make 'big impact' 11:35

    Manor tips Wehrlein to make 'big impact'

    Pascal Wehrlein has the talent to make a "big impact" with Manor Racing during his debut season in Formula 1, according to the team's owner, Stephen…

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  84. Manor confirms Wehrlein for 2016 season 11:11

    Manor confirms Wehrlein for 2016 season

    Manor Racing has confirmed that DTM champion Pascal Wehrlein will make his Formula 1 debut with the squad in 2016, meaning Germany will have a leading number of…

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  85. 'Wehrlein secures F1 seat with Manor' 08:52

    'Wehrlein secures F1 seat with Manor'

    DTM champion Pascal Wehrlein has landed a seat at Manor for the 2016 season, with a deal to be announced shortly, according to German publication Auto…

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  86. Sunday 7 February 2016

  87. Rossi positive over 2016 Manor prospects 09:12

    Rossi positive over 2016 Manor prospects

    Alexander Rossi says he remains positive that he can conclude a deal to remain in Formula 1 with the Mercedes-powered Manor team in 2016. Rossi made his…

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  88. Monday 25 January 2016

  89. Pat Fry joins Manor in engineering role 09:56

    Pat Fry joins Manor in engineering role

    Pat Fry, formerly of Benetton, McLaren and Ferrari, has joined Manor Racing as an engineering consultant ahead of the 2016 season, as the team continues to add…

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  90. Sunday 24 January 2016

  91. 'No obstacle' to Haryanto/Manor deal 10:58

    'No obstacle' to Haryanto/Manor deal

    Rio Haryanto's prospects of making his Formula 1 debut with Manor in 2016 have taken a step forward after the Indonesian government agreed to make up his…

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  92. Tuesday 19 January 2016

  93. Manor rebrands, presentation on February 22 16:58

    Manor rebrands, presentation on February 22

    Manor Marussia has rebranded to Manor Racing for 2016, following a team name change application, with a "full reveal" scheduled for February 22, the first day…

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  94. Friday 15 January 2016

  95. Manor passes final 2016 crash tests 16:50

    Manor passes final 2016 crash tests

    Manor has confirmed that its 2016 car has passed the final mandatory crash tests, giving the team the green light for next month's opening pre-season test at…

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  96. Tombazis joins Manor as aerodynamic chief 10:11

    Tombazis joins Manor as aerodynamic chief

    Manor has appointed Nikolas Tombazis as its new Chief Aerodynamicist ahead of the 2016 season. Tombazis has worked in Formula 1 since 1992, enjoying stints…

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  97. Tuesday 12 January 2016

  98. Wehrlein: F1 situation has dragged on 09:51

    Wehrlein: F1 situation has dragged on

    Pascal Wehrlein has admitted that it is taking longer than initially expected to discover whether or not he will be racing for the Manor team in Formula 1…

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  99. Thursday 24 December 2015

  100. Candidates for Manor Marussia's seats 14:38

    Candidates for Manor Marussia's seats

    Manor Marussia is the only team on the 2016 grid yet to reveal which drivers will form its line-up. As the year draws to a close, GPUpdate.net looks at the four…

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  101. Sunday 20 December 2015

  102. Government pushing for Haryanto Manor drive 11:12

    Government pushing for Haryanto Manor drive

    The Indonesian government is pushing for GP2 racer Rio Haryanto to secure a seat with the Manor Marussia team in Formula 1 next year. Haryanto, who finished…

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  103. Friday 18 December 2015

  104. 2015 review: Building a Manor for the future 09:12

    2015 review: Building a Manor for the future

    GPUpdate.net concludes its team-by-team post-season review series by reflecting on Manor Marussia, which treated 2015 as a building year after almost ceasing to…

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  105. Sunday 13 December 2015

  106. Rossi: 2015 turned into spectacular year 14:42

    Rossi: 2015 turned into spectacular year

    Alexander Rossi entered 2015 with no confirmed plans, but ended the year as runner-up to Stoffel Vandoorne in GP2, and having made five Formula 1 outings for…

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