Marussia MR02 Cosworth

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by rayden » Wed Feb 20, 2013 8:34 am

N12ck wrote:It doesnt look like a modern f1 car :?
Everyone has different tastes, but I think the livery is fooling with your eyes.

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by LotusF1 » Wed Feb 20, 2013 10:08 am

apparently they have quite a big update for the last test and for melbourne as well, lets wait....they might stir a surprise...remember they are half the size of caterham. yesterday they were quicker....lets wait and see.

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by kris » Wed Feb 20, 2013 10:11 am

Probably should discount yesterdays fast laps results.. they were set on different types of tires..marussia used soft and caterham set time on hard tires...

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by CottrellGP » Wed Feb 20, 2013 10:13 am

Yurasyk wrote:I guess that Marussia and Caterhem exhausts are the SAME. 100% clones. :shock:
Why would they be the same?
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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by Forza » Fri Feb 22, 2013 12:10 pm

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via Mario Keszeli ‏@techF1LES

F1 test - Barcelona - Day 4

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by Coefficient » Fri Feb 22, 2013 1:04 pm

Well, with Marussia appearing to be quicker than Caterham so far it goes to show how important it is to get a big name engineer on board!!! Pat Symonds was a bit of a score for this minnow of a team!!
"I started out with nothing and I've still got most of it".

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by stefan_ » Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:14 pm

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Marussia F1 Team MR-02 in the hands of Max Chilton testing the new Engine Cover again complete with Shark Fin

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"...and there, very much in flames, is Jacques Laffite's Ligier. That's obviously a turbo blaze, and of course, Laffite will be able to see that conflagration in his mirrors... he is coolly parking the car somewhere safe." Murray Walker, San Marino 1985

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by Huntresa » Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:42 pm

Hope this team gets a proper engine for next year if they have the cash for it.

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by Forza » Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:46 pm

Flow-viz run for Marussia today

F1 test - Barcelona - Day 4
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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by stefan_ » Fri Feb 22, 2013 3:24 pm

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"...and there, very much in flames, is Jacques Laffite's Ligier. That's obviously a turbo blaze, and of course, Laffite will be able to see that conflagration in his mirrors... he is coolly parking the car somewhere safe." Murray Walker, San Marino 1985

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by CHT » Fri Feb 22, 2013 8:42 pm

Coefficient wrote:Well, with Marussia appearing to be quicker than Caterham so far it goes to show how important it is to get a big name engineer on board!!! Pat Symonds was a bit of a score for this minnow of a team!!
Wats mike doing these days? Still behind drawing board?

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by Coefficient » Fri Feb 22, 2013 9:16 pm

CHT wrote:
Coefficient wrote:Well, with Marussia appearing to be quicker than Caterham so far it goes to show how important it is to get a big name engineer on board!!! Pat Symonds was a bit of a score for this minnow of a team!!
Wats mike doing these days? Still behind drawing board?

Mike? You mean Gascoyne? He's the head of Caterham Technology I believe and has stepped back from the F1 programme.
"I started out with nothing and I've still got most of it".

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by DanielF1 » Sat Feb 23, 2013 2:52 am

In my opinion Marussia is looking good and faster than Catherham which got me impressed by the work they have done. Hopefully the pieces they have for the next week of testings and Australia can make a big improvement and be around 2'5s from the heading part.

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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by CottrellGP » Tue Feb 26, 2013 6:08 pm

That rear end is nice!!
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Re: Marussia MR02 Cosworth

Post by kilcoo316 » Tue Feb 26, 2013 8:30 pm

Coefficient wrote:Well, with Marussia appearing to be quicker than Caterham so far it goes to show how important it is to get a big name engineer on board!!! Pat Symonds was a bit of a score for this minnow of a team!!
Mark Smith is also a pretty big name designer at Caterham.

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