Jehan Daruvala of Sahara Force India Sahara Force India Academy driver Jehan Daruvala stepped into motorsport history as the Formula Renault 2.0 NEC series moved to the famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium. The highly challenging circuit, which is also host to the Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix, is very difficult for drivers to get right in their first race, but this didn't seem to pose a problem for the yo
Marshals tow away Nico Hulkenberg’s car following his accident Budapest, July 26 (IANS) It was a disappointing weekend for Force India as both their cars retired from an entertaining Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix to return home without any points here on Sunday. The 69-lap race was won by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel who drove a brilliant race to win on the 4.3 km twisty Hungaroring from the two Red Bulls of Daniil Kvyat and
Force India-Mercedes driver Sergio Perez of Mexico was involved in a horrifying crash as his car turned turtle at the Hungaroring during the first Free Practice session. It was the vehicle, and not Perez to blame as crew said his rear suspension failed, with the car spinning out of control and Perez losing his front right tyre.
Nico Hulkenberg Mogyorod (Hungary), July 20 (IANS) Force India drivers Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez have expressed their desire to win points at the upcoming Hungarian Grand Prix. The Hungarian Grand Prix will be held here at the Hungaroring racing circuit from July 24 to 26. Force India are currently at the fifth spot at the Constructors Championships standings with 39 points. Racing team Mercedes heads the championships with 371 poin
Jehan Daruvala Misano Adriatico (Italy), July 20 (IANS) Sahara Force India Academy's Jehan Daruvala from Mumbai enjoyed a fruitful weekend here at the Marco Simoncelli circuit with two pole positions, followed by a third and fourth place finishes in the Formula Renault 2.0 Alps Series. Racing in only his second event as a guest driver, 16-year-old Jehan was quickest in practice and went on to earn two pole positions before finishi
Daruvala (R) with Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg Sahara Force India Academy Driver Jehan Daruvala continued his learning process in his first season of formula cars, as a guest driver in the Formula Renault Alps series in Monza. Returning to the legendary track in which he made his Formula cars debut early in the year, Jehan started the weekend well with a fierce performance on Saturday. It was a day in which he converted a low
Image Courtesy: Williams The outcome of the British Grand Prix was heavily influenced by strategy calls, with two rain showers of varying velocity hitting the track in the second half of the race. And while the decision to pit is made collectively by the teams and the drivers, the onus of executing them lies with the latter. Further, it is upon the these 20 men to make most of varying situations, with some struggling in the wet and others th
(L-R) Nico Rosberg , Lewis Hamilton (winner) of Mercedes and Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari in 3rd Lewis Hamilton has won the 2015 British Grand Prix in a 3rd consecutive win. A dramatic race saw Williams initially looking to take 1 and 2, with a magnificent start by Felipe Massa, followed closely by teammate Valtteri Bottas. However, an ever-increasing lead by Hamilton became insurmountable, compounded by seemingly poor
Lewis Hamilton during qualifying at the British GP Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes took pole at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone today, beating out his teammate Nico Rosberg by 0.113 seconds. This marks yet another Mercedes 1-2, and the Silver Arrows continue their absolute domination this season. Ferrari suffered today, beaten out by the Williams of Felipe Massa of Brazil and Valtteri Bottas of Finland. Williams have seen a marked improve
Drivers Sergio Perez (L) and Nico Hulkenberg of Force India F1 Silverstone (England), June 30 (IANS) Formula 1 team Force India has set its sight on claiming fourth spot in the constructors' championship, toppling Red Bull as its upgraded car arrives for the British Grand Prix this weekend. The team achieved the best results this year in the Austrian Grand Prix where Sergio Perez finished ninth and Nico Hulkenberg ended sixth. The resul
Sergio Perez London, June 29 (IANS) Force India's Formula 1 driver Sergio Perez on Monday said the fast and flowing corners of the Silverstone track of the British Grand Prix, will make the race a great fun. The British Grand Prix is scheduled to take place this weekend. Sergio Perez finished the June 21 Austrian Grand Prix in ninth spot, while his team partner Nico Hulkenberg impressed finishing way ahead in sixth spot. “I real
Bottas at the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal earlier this year The Finn, who has for the last two years been employed by Grove-based Williams Racing, has been approached by bosses at the Prancing Horse, say sources close to the team. Reports emerging from Germany indicate that Ferrari are looking to pay Williams €4million to secure the services of Bottas, an offer it looks as though Williams will indeed refuse. The team are said
The embattled team, which is seeing the best results in its short history so far with teammates Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez, had a rocky start to the 2015 Formula One Season. Although their performances have dipped significantly since last season, there is a definite visible upswing following engine upgrades by Mercedes, whose power units are used by the Vijay Mallya-owned team. Both had a difficult start to the year; the in
Image Courtesy: Mercedes Nico Rosberg got the better of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton at the start of the Austrian Grand Prix to secure his third win of the season. The latter admitted that Rosberg was simply the faster driver of the two around the Red Bull Ring and downplayed the time penalty for crossing the white line at the pitlane exit. Felipe Massa crossed the line in third place to secure his first podium since last year'
2nd place Lewis Hamilton with winner and teammate Nico Rosberg at the 2015 Austrian Grand Prix The Mercedes AMG Petronas team are firmly atop the constructors’ standings for the 2015 Formula One season with a 120-point lead over their nearest competitors, Ferrari. Most races of the 2015 season have ended in a Mercedes 1-2; if they have not, each race has ended with both Mercedes drivers on the podium.