Category Archives: India In F1

RAVENOL partners with Sahara Force India

Sahara Force India is pleased to announce a partnership with RAVENOL, the high-quality lubricants specialists. The Ravensberger Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH based in Werther, Germany, manufactures and markets high-quality lubricants under the brand name “RAVENOL” since 1946. Their Research and Development Department, one of the most technically advanced in the world, is where some of the most… Read More »

Andrea Ballerini, Crew Chief of Rider Jules Cluzel; WorldSSP Nerd Racing Team (NRT)

Andrea Ballerini⠀ Crew Chief – Jules Cluzel⠀ ⠀ The only Italian in the Nerd Racing Team! (They say they couldn’t cope with more than 1..!) Andrea has himself also competed on a professional level. ⠀ In addition to the World Championship, he participated in the European Speed Championship in 1997, finishing in third place and… Read More »

Nicholas Latifi joins Sahara Force India as reserve and test driver for 2018

Sahara Force India is pleased to welcome Nicholas Latifi as the team’s reserve and test driver for the 2018 season. The 22-year-old Canadian, a race winner and nine-time F2 podium finisher in 2017, will take part in young driver test sessions and participate in a number of Friday practice sessions at Grand Prix events. Nicholas Latifi: “I’m… Read More »

Nikita Mazepin completes 90 laps for Force India: Testing

2017 ABU DHABI TEST DAY ONE Sahara Force India completed a busy day of testing in Abu Dhabi with development driver, Nikita Mazepin, working through an extensive tyre programme. NIKITA MAZEPIN – VJM10-04 Laps: 90 laps Best time: 1:39.959 Position: P8 of 12 Nikita Mazepin: “I am quite satisfied with the work we have done today. Testing the… Read More »

Force India look to develop next year’s car: Team preview

Abu Dhabi: having already bagged the 4th place in the constructors World championship, Sahara Force India gets ready for this weekend’s season finale, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Both the drivers and the team Principal echo confident feelings. Sergio Perez: “I enjoy driving at Yas Marina. It’s a track where we’ve been strong for the last few… Read More »

I am here to challenge Sergio for sure: Esteban Ocon at Thursday press meet

PART ONE: DRIVERS – Felipe MASSA (Williams), Lance STROLL (Williams), Marcus ERICSSON (Sauber) PRESS CONFERENCE Felipe, here we are again, and once again we know this is a swansong. Do you mean it this time? Felipe MASSA: Yeah! Actually this is my second retirement race in Brazil, but this time it’s the last one for sure in… Read More »