25 Jul 2014

Marussia appoint US reserve driver

1:30 pm on 25 July 2014

The Russian-licensed Marussia Formula One team have appointed the American driver Alexander Rossi as their official reserve for the rest of the season.

The 22-year-old had previously been reserve for the Caterham team.

Marussia started the season with the smallest budget in the sport but they're currently ninth, while Caterham are 11th and last.