Fri Mar 1, 2013 6:07pm GMT

Motor racing-Bianchi replaces Razia at Marussia F1 team

LONDON, March 1 (Reuters) - Frenchman Jules Bianchi will race for Marussia in Formula One this season after the Russian-licensed team said in a statement on Friday they had terminated the contract of Brazilian Luiz Razia.

Bianchi, 23, was Force India reserve last season. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by Mark Meadows)