Things started to look hopeful for Marussia, but things have suddenly taken a turn for the worse.
The provisional 2015 entry list has 22 teams listed, but there's a catch.
Since the beginning of his career, the DNA of the constructor from Faenza, Gian Carlo MInardi, has been characterized by working with young drivers.
Jules Bianchi's condition has not changed according to the Marussia F1 Team.
So says a story in England's Daily Mail.
F1's grid may have shrunk to just 18 cars by the time of the US Grand Prix next weekend.
Jules Bianchi's mother has broken her silence by hinting the family is being told to keep quiet about her son's life-threatening crash.
Jules Bianchi's father has revealed the medical condition of his son remains "desperate", more than a week after his Suzuka crash.
Max Chilton: "What the Team needs now is to head home for support from their families and colleagues back at the factory."
Max Chilton: "This evening will give us a chance to reflect on the day a little more and hopefully we will come back stronger still tomorrow.”
Mere days after the Suzuka race, F1 authorities are continuing to withhold official video footage of Jules Bianchi's horror crash.
Marussia is yet to declare how it will tackle this weekend's Russian Grand Prix, as its race driver Jules Bianchi lies comatose in Japan.
As with the Stewart/Ward situation, there are plenty of opportunities to second-guess what happened.
Hamilton wins, Bianchi to hospital at Japanese GP.