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Marussia directors own F1 team after car company closes

The Marussia Formula One team has confirmed that it has parted ways with the car company after which it is named and is now owned by a company called Marussia Communications Ltd.At the end of the 2010 season at a press conference in the Yas Marina hotel in Abu Dhabi the team announced Russian car manufacturer Marussia would step up its involvement of the team, taking on naming rights from Virgin.However, according to RAI Novoski, Marussia Motors has now ceased operations with staff transferring to a government-run technical centre.The team reacted by releasing a statement which claimed the collapse of the car company, while sad, had no impact on its Formula One operations and that the two...
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