Timo Glock
Charles Pic
Timo Glock (Germany) Charles Pic (France)
Also arriving in Melbourne with an untested car and one that had still to pass a final crash test less than two weeks before the start of the season.

Glock is a steady pair of hands, Pic the least experienced man on the grid. Technical consultant Pat Symonds won titles with Renault but Marussia have to be creative with what may be the smallest budget of any team. Points possible only under freak conditions.