Just two weeks before the first test runs in Barcelona Manor has still not announced his driver’s pair for the coming season. strong>
Pastor Maldonado, deported by Renault, has already waved away, so Alexander Rossi expects good chances to give 2016 for the rear bench team gas.” We talk every day,”the American told Sky Sports:”It looks positive.”Rossi had already challenged three Grand Prix for Manor with a 12-place U.S. GP in Austin. Original rider Will Stevens also clearly pointed to the barriers with 4:1.
Beside Rossi, Mercedes’DTM champion Pascal Wehrlein and the Indonesian Rio Haryanto are also in discussion. Wehrlein advantage: Mercedes supplies Manor 2016 with engines. But Haryanto also has an ace up his sleeve. As the “Jakarta Post” reports, the state oil company Pertamina and the Indonesian Ministry of Sports have allegedly given the previous GP2 pilot a 15-million euro heavy sponsorship package.