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Formula 1 – AT&T Williams Chinese GP Qualifying‏

April 17, 2011

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The team experienced a more promising qualifying session in China today. Rubens Barrichello and Pastor Maldonado progressed through Q1, but a red flag in the final minutes of Q2 disrupted proceedings and interrupted both their flying laps. The subsequent procession of cars all then trying to set their quickest time in the one remaining lap […]

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Formula 1 – Chinese Grand Prix Qualifying and Final Free Practice

April 16, 2011

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Adrian Sutil (car 14, VJM04/04) FP3: 8th  1:36.125 (15 laps)   Q1: 13th  1:36.092 (8 laps)   Q2: 11th 1:35.874 (6 laps) Paul Di Resta (car 15, VJM04/02) FP3: 10th  1:36.370 (18 laps) Q1: 7th  1:35.702 (8 laps) Q2: 8th 1:35.858 (6 laps) Q3: 8th  1:36.190 (3 laps) The Force India Formula One Team will start the 2011 Chinese Grand Prix with Paul Di Resta in 8th place and Adrian Sutil in 11th. […]

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F1 : 2011 China – Formula 1 qualifying – Flawless Vettel flies to fore

April 16, 2011

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Formula One result from the qualifying sessions at Shanghai – With all the precautions taken by the Red Bull mechanics to avoid getting an electrical shock from the apparently faulty KERS equipment that appeared to be plaguing Mark Webber during the third practice session on Saturday, the biggest shock of the day was to see […]

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Formula 1 – Force India Chinese Grand Prix Preview

April 11, 2011

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The Chinese Grand Prix will be the third round of the 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship and the final event in the trio of flyaway races that opened the season. Held at the state of the art Shanghai International Circuit on the outskirts of China’s largest city, the Force India Formula One Team will […]

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Formula 1 – Force India Malaysian GP Review

April 10, 2011

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The Force India Formula One Team came home in 10th and 11th positions at the end of today’s Malaysia Grand Prix. The team is now joint 5th in the Constructors’ Championship with four points on the table, and Paul joins Adrian on two Championship points. Both drivers made a clean race start, however Adrian had […]

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Formula 1 – 2011 Malaysia Grand Prix Qualifying Force India

April 10, 2011

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Adrian Sutil (car 14, VJM04/04) FP3: 13th  1:38.464  (16 laps)   Q1: 12th  1:37.693  (6 laps)   Q2: 17th 1:37.593  (3 laps) Paul Di Resta (car 15, VJM04/02) FP3: 18th  1:38.864  (13 laps) Q1: 16th  1:38.045  (9 laps) Q2: 14th 1:37.370  (3 laps) Qualifying Temperatures Air maximum: 30.0°C Air minimum: 28.0°C Track maximum: 44.0°C Track minimum: 36.0°C Humidity: 68.3 – 73.0%

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Formula 1 – Force India Malaysian Grand Prix Preview

April 5, 2011

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The Malaysian Grand Prix, the second round of the 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship, takes place at the Sepang International Circuit this week. The Force India F1 Team is looking forward to this race after a positive opening weekend of racing action in Melbourne: a double points team finish including a top ten result for […]

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Formula 1 – Force India Australian Grand Prix Report

March 27, 2011

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The Force India F1 Team made a solid start to the 2011 season today with Adrian driving home the VJM04 to secure 11th place and Paul finishing his first ever Grand Prix in 12th position, both just outside the points. In the glorious Melbourne sunshine, Adrian and Paul made a good start to the race, […]

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Formula 1 – 2011 Australian Grand Prix Qualifying and Final Free Practice Report

March 26, 2011

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The Force India F1 Team will start tomorrow’s Australian Grand Prix with new driver Paul Di Resta in 14th place and Adrian Sutil in 16th. The qualifying results are consistent with the times set by both drivers during the free practice sessions this weekend. Paul and Adrian will be on the 7th and 8th rows […]

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Formula 1 – 1st Q3 since 2009

March 26, 2011

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Sebastien Buemi “I am very happy to be back in Q3, as we had not been there since 2009. In the end, I had no more new tyres, but all the same, I have to say thanks to the team for doing such a good job and it shows we are on the right road. […]

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Formula 1 – Force India Free Practice Report

March 25, 2011

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Adrian Sutil (car 14, VJM04/04) FP1:    13th  1:29.314  (19 laps) FP2:    17th  1:28.583  (31 laps) It was not a bad day. We had quite a few new components on the car to test and the rear wing made a good difference. In the second session we put it all together with a few more sets of tyres, […]

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Force India Australian Grand Prix Preview

March 19, 2011

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2011 marks the fourth year of competition in the FIA Formula 1T World Championship for Force India. After its strongest Constructors‘ Championship finish to date, the team is hoping to better the 68 points it achieved to secure seventh place in the series last year. The team’s solid 2010 performance saw it secure 15 points […]

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Formula 1 – Final Barcelona Test Force India Day 2

March 10, 2011

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Paul di Resta continued the Force India F1 Team‘s final pre-season test at the Circuit de Catalunya today. The 24-year-old Scot, who makes his F1 debut in Australia, conducted a simulation of a race weekend, beginning with qualifying runs in the morning and moving onto a full race simulation in the afternoon, complete with live […]

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Formula 1 – Hülkenberg and di Resta open final pre-season test for Force India

March 9, 2011

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The Force India F1 Team‘s final pre-season test got underway today at the Circuit de Catalunya, Spain. Nico Hülkenberg got his first run in the VJM04, completing 31 laps as he conducted aero testing, KERS and tyre evaluation. Paul di Resta took over in the afternoon to continue the team’s programme, putting in 38 laps […]

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Formula 1 – Final Test In Barcelona sets Australia Countdown In Motion

March 8, 2011

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In little under three weeks’ time everyone will be assembled on the Melbourne grid readying themselves for the start of the Australian Grand Prix. But before the curtain is raised on the 2011 championship, the teams have one last chance to wrap up their development programmes, evaluate new upgrades and improve their cars at this […]

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Formula 1 – Sutil Concludes Second VJM04 Test In Barcelona

February 22, 2011

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Adrian Sutil brought the second test of the Force India F1 Team‘s VJM04 to a close at the Circuit de Catalunya today. Following on from yesterday’s programme Adrian worked on tyre evaluation, running the supersoft Pirelli tyre for the first time this test, and further fine-tuned the set-up and balance of the 2011 car. The […]

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Formula 1 – Sutil Takes Over VJM04 For Day 3 In Barcelona

February 21, 2011

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Adrian Sutil took over the VJM04 for the third day of the Force India F1 Team‘s four day test at the Circuit de Catalunya, Spain. Rain the morning gave Adrian the opportunity to try the wet and intermediate Pirelli tyres for full laps for the first time, getting useful information on the crossover period between […]

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Formula 1 – VJM04 Testing Continues In Barcelona

February 20, 2011

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Paul di Resta continued his preparations for his debut season in Formula One with a further day of testing in the Force India F1 Team‘s VJM04 at Barcelona today. After the delays yesterday Paul completed 80 laps of the Circuit de Catalunya, split over a variety of run lengths and set-ups. He also tested different […]

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Formula 1 – First VJM04 Test Concludes At Jerez

February 14, 2011

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Paul di Resta brought the debut test of the Force India F1 Team‘s VJM04 to a close at the Circuito de Jerez today. The 24-year-old Scot, who makes his F1 race debut in Bahrain next month, worked constructively through a programme designed to gather further set-up and tyre data to determine the direction for the […]

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Formula 1 – Di Resta Gets First Run In VJM04 In Testing At Jerez

February 13, 2011

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Paul di Resta got his first-ever run in the VJM04 today as the Force India F1 Team continued its preparations ahead of the 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship season. Picking up from Adrian Sutil‘s programme yesterday, Paul concentrated on tyre evaluation and establishing baseline set-ups for the remainder of the testing programme. Paul completed […]

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