Manor has retained Alexander Rossi as its official reserve driver for 2016 following his brief stint in their race line-up last year.
Alexander Rossi only started five races in 2015 but looked the most promising of Manor’s three drivers.
Manor has announced Alexander Rossi will drive for them in “five of the remaining seven rounds of the season”.
Alexander Rossi is on standby to take the place of the injured Jules Bianchi in this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix.
Alexander Rossi will make his Formula One debut in this weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix in place of Max Chilton.
Alexander Rossi has separated from Caterham despite having been set to drive for their F1 team during the practice session for the upcoming United States Grand Prix.
Alexander Rossi will drive in practice sessions for Caterham at the two North American rounds of the championship as he did last year.
Younger racing drivers are more concerned about safety because they are less used to seeing the consequences of serious accidents, according to Caterham’s Alexander Rossi.
Aspiring American Formula One driver Alexander Rossi says the sport’s return to the Circuit of the Americas this year will be a “true test” of whether the sport can succeed in the USA.
Alexander Rossi will fly to France for a Le Mans 24 Hours test immediately after taking part in first practice for the Canadian Grand Prix next week.
Alexander Rossi and Ma Qing Hua will be Caterham’s reserve drivers for 2013 and drive for the team in practice sessions.
Caterham will use the Young Drivers’ Test to run two drivers who have already had runs in the CT01 this year.
Alexander Rossi said his F1 debut for Caterham in practice today was “pretty much as good as it could have been”.
Alexander Rossi will drive in an F1 race weekend for the first time in the Spanish Grand Prix next week.