Advertisement

  1. National

F1 test driver loses eye

Marussia's Spanish test driver Maria De Villota has lost her right eye. Her formula One team says she remains critically ill in hospital after surgery for facial and head injuries. She was involved in an accident at Duxford airfield.

View all 10 updates ›

Spanish race driver thought to be involved in crash

The crash involved a car from the Marussia F1 team.

The team's only female driver is Maria De Villota, 32, originally from Madrid, who has been racing since 1998.

This morning, the team's official Twitter account confirmed testing would take place at Duxford.

Referring to Villota, the team added:

More top news