Paul Di Resta

  • Unlikely that I will retain Force India seat: Paul Di Resta December 12, 2013

    London: Scottish driver Paul di Resta has admitted that his future with the Force India Formula One team looks bleak. Di Resta, who has completed three seasons with Force India, said staying in F1 with the Silverstone squad was unlikely. "[Force India] are speaking to me every two or three days,"...
  • Paul Di Resta risks being the man who misses out November 25, 2013

    London: Force India's Paul Di Resta is in danger of being the man who misses out on a 2014 race seat as the tempo quickens in Formula One's game of musical chairs. The Scot wants to stay for a fourth season but, with more drivers than places available and talk of...
  • 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 team-mate 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 second-best of the season, while Adrian Sutil came 10th in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, here on Sunday. Going in with a one-stop 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 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 oft-used nicknames adorn their cars' nose section come Sunday. "Sahara Force India pays tribute to cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar...
  • Force India need to improve, says Paul di Resta October 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Though the season hasn't been much impressive for Paul di Resta, the Force India driver is hoping for a turnaround before the home crowd in this weekend's Indian Grand Prix 2013 at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC). Di resta, who joined Force India in 2011, will be racing...
  • 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 grid-penalty. Sutil was handed a five-place 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 incident-filled 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...
  • 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 top-10 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....
  • 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...
  • Sutil gives Force India points as di Resta crashes out August 25, 2013

    Spa-Francorchamps, (Belgium): A collision caused a premature end to Paul di Resta's race while Adrian Sutil finished ninth in the Belgian Grand Prix as Sahara Force India lost its fifth place to McLaren, here on Sunday The team was struggling ever since the introduction of new tyres by Pirelli and Sunday...
  • 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

    Spa-Francorchamps: 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 non-points finishes in the previous races. McLaren, on 57 points, closed in on the fifth placed Force India (59 points) in the Constructors' standings as...
  • Force India have let things slip: Paul di Resta August 11, 2013

    Sahara Force India driver Paul di Resta believes that his team has not been up to the mark in the last few races and need to make a strong comeback. Force India were off to a strong start in the early part of the season but failed to score...
  • Sutil 11th, di Resta 18th in Hungarian GP qualifying July 27, 2013

    Budapest: Force India's Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta could only manage the 11th and 18th fastest times in the Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying here on Saturday. Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton edged championship leader Sebastian Vettel for pole position, clocking 1:19.388 to German's 1:19.426 in a Red Bull. Romain Grosjean...
  • Good show by Force India on day one of Young Driver Test July 18, 2013

    Silverstone: Sahara Force India enjoyed a fruitful first day of the Young Driver Test as Paul di Resta and James Calado set the second and the fourth fastest timings respectively, here. Calado, the British GP2 driver, got the feeling of an F1 car for the first time when he drove in...
  • Force India's point streak ends at Germany July 7, 2013

    Nurburgring: Sahara Force India's six-race point streak ended at the German Grand Prix as Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil finished 11th and 13th respectively, here Sunday. Di Resta, who was in point contention till the very last lap of the 60-lap race, has missed out on scoring points for...
  • Force India miss top-10 at German GP qualifying July 6, 2013

    Nurburgring: Sahara Force India's Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil were 12th and 15th fastest in the Formula 1 German Grand Prix qualifying here Saturday. Lewis Hamilton zoomed to his second successive pole position for Mercedes with a time of 1:29.398, ahead of the Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel (1:29.501) and...
  • Force India finish 7th, 9th at Silverstone June 30, 2013

    Silverstone: Force India drivers Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta finished seventh and ninth, respectively, in a dramatic British Grand Prix here at Silverstone on Sunday. After a series of tyre explosions throughout the race, the Grand Prix was won by Mercedes' Nico Rosberg who finished the 52-lap race just 0.7...
  • Force India's Paul di Resta penalised for underweight car June 30, 2013

    Silverstone, England: Paul di Resta has been disqualified from qualifying and sent to the back of the grid after his Force India was found to be 1.5kg underweight after qualifying at the British Grand Prix on Saturday. The Force India driver was set to start from fifth on Sunday and the...