ADRIAN SUTIL

  • Sutil to start at back of F1 grid in Bahrain April 6, 2014

    Manama: Sauber's Adrian Sutil was relegated to the back of the Bahrain Grand Prix starting grid on Saturday for forcing Romain Grosjean's Lotus off the road in qualifying. Race stewards handed the German a five place drop from his 18th place, as well as two licence-style penalty points, for the incident. Grosjean...
  • Bahrain race will be thirsty work for Adrian Sutil April 4, 2014

    Adrian Sutil will be racing in the Bahrain desert without a drop to drink on Sunday after deciding to remove the water bottle from his Sauber Formula One car in a bid to shave off weight wherever he can. The German is one of the biggest drivers on the starting grid...
  • Lotus boss expects more teams to miss first F1 test January 9, 2014

    London: Lotus will not be the only team to miss Formula One's first preseason test in Spain this month, principal Eric Boullier said on Thursday. Lotus, who finished fourth overall last year despite financial difficulties, announced this week that they would skip the Jerez test starting on January 28 because their...
  • Test absence will hurt Lotus, says Sutil January 9, 2014

    London: Lotus's decision to skip the first preseason Formula One test in Spain at the end of January will put them at a disadvantage to other teams, new Sauber signing Adrian Sutil said on Wednesday. The 30yearold driver told Reuters in a telephone interview from Switzerland that, with a new engine...
  • Adrian Sutil to drive for Sauber in 2014 December 13, 2013

    Hinwil, Switzerland: Adrian Sutil will drive for Sauber next year in Formula One. Sauber made the announcement on Friday, one day after Sutil lost his place at Force India, which went to Sergio Perez. The German driver had driven for Force India since 2008, with a break in 2012. Sutil said...
  • Force India eye strong finish to end 2013 season November 19, 2013

    Sao Paulo: Sahara Force India would not be complacent going to Brazilian Grand Prix, final race of the F1 season, as the team wants to finish sixth on the constructors title and the drivers want to sign off on a high, here on Sunday. Force India enjoy a strong 24point lead...
  • No points for Sahara Force India at US Grand Prix November 18, 2013

    Austin: Sahara Force India returned pointless in the penultimate Formula One race of the season as Adrian Sutil crashed out in the first lap itself while teammate Paul di Resta finished at the 15th position at the US Grand Prix here. Sutil's car was involved in an accident with that of...
  • Force India's Di Resta finishes sixth, Sutil 10th in Abu Dhabi GP November 4, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Paul Di Resta delivered a great result for Sahara Force India by finishing sixth, his secondbest of the season, while Adrian Sutil came 10th in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, here on Sunday. Going in with a onestop strategy from P11 on the grid, Di Resta managed his tyres...
  • Force India's Di Resta qualifies 12th for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix November 2, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Sahara Force India endured a very competitive qualifying session for Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as Paul di Resta will start the race from 12th place while Adrian Sutil was way back in 18th position on the grid. Sutil's fastest lap of 1:42.051 could not took him beyond Q1...
  • Force India look for India encore in Abu Dhabi October 31, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Sahara Force India are targetting a repeat of India performance at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, saying the approach taken in the 'home' race has worked well for the side. The Indian team had both the cars in the points with Pul di Resta finishing eighth ahead of...
  • We've achieved our Indian Grand Prix goal: Vijay Mallya October 27, 2013

    Greater Noida: Sahara Force India enjoyed a superb outing in its home race by securing a double points finish in the Indian Grand Prix and team owner Vijay Mallya said the franchise has achieved its goal in Sunday's race but wants to keep the momentum going in the remaining three...
  • Force India record first double points finish at home race October 27, 2013

    Greater Noida: Force India pulled off a bold strategy to score their first double points finish at their home race at the Indian Grand Prix here Sunday with both its drivers finishing in the top ten. Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil finished eighth and ninth, respectively, at the Buddh International...
  • Force India drivers hopeful of earning points October 26, 2013

    Greater Noida: A slight 'improvement' in the car makes Sahara Force India drivers confident that they can fight for points in their home race Sunday despite managing P12 and P13 on the grid. Paul di Resta, who will begin the race ahead of Adrian Sutil, said he was pleased with his...
  • Force India to pay tribute to Sachin Tendulkar at Indian Grand Prix October 25, 2013

    Greater Noida: Sachin Tendulkar will not be seen at this year's Indian Grand Prix but Sahara Force India would nonetheless pay tribute to the retiring cricket icon by having one of his oftused nicknames adorn their cars' nose section come Sunday. "Sahara Force India pays tribute to cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar...
  • Adrian Sutil, Paul di Resta hope Indian GP returns in 2015 October 22, 2013

    Force India drivers Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta are all set to take part in their home Grand Prix next week, which is scheduled to take place at Buddh international Circuit. ...
  • I will try to finish in top 10 at Indian Grand Prix: Adrian Sutil October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Though India's Formula One team, Sahara Force India went pointless last year at Indian Grand Prix, but its driver Adrian Sutil on Tuesday said they will try hard to finish in top 10 in front of their home crowd. "On paper it looks very tough. We had some...
  • Force India return pointless at Japanese Grand Prix October 13, 2013

    Suzuka: Sahara Force India returned pointless for the second consecutive time as Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil on Sunday finished a disappointing 11th and 14th, respectively at the Japanese Grand Prix Formula One race. Di Resta, who started 12th at the grid, didn't have best of the start but drove...
  • Di Resta secures P12 in Suzuka qualifying, Sutil 17 October 12, 2013

    Suzuka: Sahara Force India had mixed results in the qualifying for Japanese Grand Prix as Paul Di Resta qualified in 12th place while Adrian Sutil secured P17 but was pushed back to 20th on the grid following a gridpenalty. Sutil was handed a fiveplace grid penalty for an unscheduled change in...
  • Horrible show by Force India at Korean Grand Prix October 6, 2013

    Yeongam: Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta had a bad day in office as Sahara Force India returned pointless from the incidentfilled Korean Grand Prix here Sunday. While Di Resta dropped out after a carsh on the 25th lap, his teammate Sutil had stopped in the pits on the 50th...
  • Sutil to start Korea GP from P14, Di Resta 15th October 5, 2013

    Yeongam: Sahara Force India missed out on Q3 yet again as Adrian Sutil Saturday qualified 14th just ahead of teammate Paul di Resta for Synday's Korean Grand Prix, here. Sutil, who fought his way to 10th at Singapore GP, said he was hopeful of ending in points bracket. "In the end...
  • Happy to earn a point in Singapore: Adrian Sutil September 23, 2013

    Singapore: Force India driver Adrian Sutil said he was happy to come away with a single point after a tough Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit here. "It was a tough race and exhausting in the end. So it feels great to come away with a...
  • Di Resta retires, 10th place for Sutil at Singapore GP September 22, 2013

    Singapore: Paul di Resta suffered his third retirement in a row and Adrian Sutil sneaked into the top10 in the last lap as Sahara Force India added one point to their tally from the exciting Singapore Grand Prix, where fortunes swung like a pendulum for the Indian F1 team. A bizarre...
  • Force India's Sutil to start 15th, Di Resta 17th on Singapore GP grid September 21, 2013

    Singapore: Sahara Force India continued to struggle as Adrian Sutil will start Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix from 15th position on the grid and Paul di Resta from 17th. Di Resta was eliminated in Q1 after timing 1:46.121 while Sutil could not make it to Q3 after managing a 1:45.185 in Q2....
  • Sutil surprised at Indian GP's axe in 2014 September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Force India driver Adrian Sutil is surprised that the Indian Grand Prix will not take place next year and hopes the "great event" returns to the Formula One calendar in 2015. "It is quite disappointing to not have the race in 2014. I remember coming to India in the...
  • Need to qualify better in Singapore: Adrian Sutil September 17, 2013

    Singapore: Force India driver Adrian Sutil said on Tuesday that they need to qualify well at the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix to be held on Sunday to have a better chance of bagging points. "We've got to qualify well to give ourselves the best chance of scoring points. We are...
  • Di Resta reprimanded by stewards for collision in Monza September 9, 2013

    Monza: Sahara Force India's Paul di Resta has been handed a reprimand by the stewards for colliding with Lotus driver Romain Grosjean on the first lap of the Italian Grand Prix, here on Sunday. The Scot's race ended with the crash but Grosjean survived to finish eighth. Di Resta's team-mate Adrian...
  • Italian GP ends in disappointment for Force India September 8, 2013

    Monza: Paul di Resta retired in the first lap for the first time in his F1 career and Adrian Sutil finished 16th in the Italian Grand Prix as Sahara Force India returned without points for the fourth time in the season, here on Sunday. The result meant that Force India remained...
  • Force India to start 14th, 16th at Italian Grand Prix September 7, 2013

    Monza: Force India drivers Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta will start 14th and 16th, respectively, at the Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza Sunday. In Saturday's qualifying session, the two drivers could not go beyond Q2 and had to content with timings of 1.24.932 (Sutil) and...
  • Force India's Di Resta misses pole at Belgian GP qualifying August 24, 2013

    Spa-Francorchamps: Force India's Paul di Resta looked set for a memorable pole position until he was pushed down to fifth place in a frantic qualifying session at the Belgian Grand Prix here on Saturday. Lewis Hamilton came up with a scintillating run in the dying minutes of Q3 to take his...
  • Force India look to bounce back in Belgium August 20, 2013

    SpaFrancorchamps: Force India drivers Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil are looking to bounce back at the Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix this weekend after two nonpoints finishes in the previous races. McLaren, on 57 points, closed in on the fifth placed Force India (59 points) in the Constructors' standings as...