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Marussia, Caterham Withdrawals Leaves US F1 GP With 18-Car Grid

Marussia driver Max Chilton drives during the third free practice session of the inaugural Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom in Sochi on October 11, 2014. (Yuri Kadobnov/AFP/Getty Images)
Marussia driver Max Chilton drives during the third free practice session of the inaugural Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom in Sochi on October 11, 2014. (Yuri Kadobnov/AFP/Getty Images)

LONDON—The Marussia team’s move into bankruptcy protection on Monday, four days after Formula One rival Caterham did the same, leaves only 18 cars on the...




  • Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the first free practice at the Sochi Autodrom Formula One circuit, in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. The inaugural Russian GP will be held on Sunday in Sochi, the Black Sea resort that hosted this year's Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

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  • Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado of Venezuela, right, leaves a hospital where Marussia Formula One driver Jules Bianchi receives medical treatment in Yokkaichi, central Japan, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. French driver Bianchi is in critical condition after crashing at the grand prix Sunday. Bianchi was unconscious when he was taken to the hospital following a crash during Sunday's rain-shortened race and is undergoing emergency surgery after a scan revealed a severe head injury.(AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

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  • The #10 Wayne Taylor Racing Dallara-Corvette driven by Jordan and Ricky Taylor and Max Angelelli finished first overall in the inaugural Tudor United Sports Car Championship Petit Le Mans, Oct. 4, 2014. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • Christian Fittipaldi in the #5 Action Express Racing Coyote Corvette set the fastest time of the Roar on Friday morning, lapping Daytona’s 3.56-mile road course in 1:38.63 seconds. He also set the highest top speed in session six, hitting 195.27 mph on the 31-degree banking. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • The #19 Muehlner Porsche completed seven sodden laps before parking. The Tudor United Sports car Championship Petit Le Mans fourth practice session was red-flagged immediately after. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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