Tag Archives: Nico Hulkenberg

We still have work to do on our one-lap pace: Nico Hulkenberg

Hungaroring, 25 July 2014: Sahara Force India opened its Hungarian Grand Prix weekend with two productive sessions in the scorching Budapest heat.  Nico Hulkenberg                   VJM07-04 FP1:     1:28.101         (P12)   28 laps FP2:     1:26.789         (P13)   39 laps Nico: “Today was fairly reasonable: it was a routine Friday and we did a lot of running with no big issues.… Read More »

Tragedy hits Perez; Hulkenberg scores 10 points for Force India

Montreal, 8 June 2014: Sahara Force India had a starring role in the Canadian Grand Prix as Sergio Perez challenged for victory until the closing laps of the race. Sadly he was the innocent victim of a high-speed crash on the final lap (after contact with Felipe Massa). After medical checks at Sacre Coeur hospital… Read More »

Ricciardo takes maiden win in Canada as Mercedes hit trouble

Red Bull Racing driver profits as power unit issues relegate Rosberg to second and force Hamilton to retire. Montreal, 8 June 2014: Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo took his maiden Formula One victory in at the Canadian Grand after power unit problems forced Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg to settle to second after team-mate Lewis Hamilton was… Read More »

We are having a good package and that puts us in good position: Hulkenberg

Montreal, 5 June 2014: DRIVERS – Adrian SUTIL (Sauber), Nico HULKENBERG (Force India), Kamui KOBAYASHI (Caterham), Felipe MASSA (Williams), Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes), Jenson BUTTON (McLaren) PRESS CONFERENCE Jenson, we’ll start with you if we may. A 2011 winner here, of course, memorably, and you’re currently eighth in the championship. This circuit has the famous wall of… Read More »

It was a really good day for Mercedes to get 1-2 finish: Hamilton

DRIVERS 1 – Nico ROSBERG (Mercedes) 2 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes) 3 – Daniel RICCIARDO (Red Bull Racing) PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Benedict Cumberbatch) Nico, congratulations, man – a home win for the home boy. How did it feel? You had Lewis very, very close to you all the race but you held on to… Read More »

Sahara Force India end both practice sessions inside top-10

Monaco, 22 May 2014: An overcast day of practice in Monaco saw Sahara Force India end both sessions inside the top ten as Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez started preparations for Sunday’s Grand Prix. Nico Hulkenberg                   VJM07-04 FP1:     1:19.865            (P10)    38 laps FP2:     1:19.712            (P7)      10 laps Nico: “The wet weather did… Read More »

Vijay Mallya looks back on Spain and sets sights on more points in Monaco

Monaco, 20 May 2014: Ahead of the Monaco F1 race, Sahara Force India team Principal Vijay Mallya talks to the media. Excerpts from the interviews with the drivers and Mallya provided by the team: Vijay, it was a double points finish in Spain. Another solid performance by the team… It was a good weekend. Perhaps… Read More »

A big positive start to the season for Sahara Force India: Hulkenberg

Bahrain, 3 April 2014: DRIVERS – Jules BIANCHI (Marussia), Jean-Eric VERGNE (Toro Rosso), Marcus ERICSSON (Caterham), Nico HULKENBERG (Force India), Jenson BUTTON (McLaren), Romain GROSJEAN (Lotus) PRESS CONFERENCE Jenson, if we could start with you. Obviously you’ll reach 250 grand prix this weekend – congratulations on that. Later this year I guess you’ll become the third… Read More »

We have the speed to score good points with both cars: Vijay Mallya

Sepang, 31 March 2014: Digesting a bit of disappointment in Sergio Perez not being able to start the race, Sahara Force India Team Principal Dr Vijay Mallya expressed great satisfaction in the way the Team is taking on World Championship contenders Mercedes, Red Bull Racing, Ferrari and McLaren. Talking to India in F1 dot com Special… Read More »