A few days ago came all the assets of Marussia were for sale. Apart from older cars, their accessories and uniforms of the drivers of the small group, were auctioned also the facilities. Gene Haas, owner of the American team that will participate in the 2016 Formula 1, had shown an early interest, stating:
Surely we will have facilities in the United Kingdom. We’ve seen a place in Abingdon, but we will also see the headquarters of Marussia.
According to foreign media, Haas bought not only the facilities of Marussia, but also the plans of the car for 2015. Among the things auctioned, was the front part of the car of Max Chilton for €19.000, the suit and boots of Timo Glock for €900 , a steering wheel of a car of 2010 for €2.800 and many other items.