Di Resta's superb result in Bahrain can spur Force India

   Apr 26, 12:23 pm

London, Apr 26 (ANI): Force India's ace driver Paul di Resta's superb result in Bahrain will prove a catalyst for further success this season, according to deputy team principal Bob Fernley .

Di Resta produced a superb drive to finish sixth on Sunday in a car the team knew would not be particularly competitive over the first four long-haul races of the F1 championship.

That equalled the Scot's best result of his Formula One career and has instilled confidence ahead of the start of the European run of races, which start in Barcelona on May 13, the Daily Mirror reports.

"Our plan heading into the first four races was to use good race craft and good strategy with a car that perhaps wasn't where we wanted it to be," Fernley told Press Association Sport.

"And I think we delivered on that quite well, with only the one bad result in Shanghai. We're probably better off than we thought in some ways, but we still have to deliver the next bit," he said.

"Of course, we've some wonderful teams around us who are not sitting still either, so it depends on what they deliver and whether we can close the gap. As to whether we've given ourselves a platform now, and with the package to come, hopefully the answer is yes," Fernley said. (ANI)

'Anzac breast contest' aborted after being called 'disrespectful' Apr 23, 6:19 pm
Melbourne, April 23 (ANI): A plastic surgery clinic in Melbourne has dropped the Anzac Day competition, after it was slammed by Defence Force representatives as "disrespectful".
Full Story
Tom Daley's beau set to be witness for Bryan Singer sex abuse trial Apr 23, 6:19 pm
London, April 23 (ANI): Tom Daley's boyfriend Dustin Lance Black is set to be a witness for the underage sex abuse trial involving 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer.
Full Story
Amy Childs may have to remove breast implants Apr 23, 6:19 pm
London, April 23 (ANI): Amy Childs may have to have her breast implants removed as one of them has come away from her body, it has been revealed.
Full Story
Rebecca Adlington not completely cured off of her insecurities Apr 23, 5:27 pm
London, Apr 23 (ANI): Rebecca Adlington has opened up about her rumoured nose surgery for the first time.
Full Story
Comments

LATEST STORIES
TOP VIDEO STORIES
PHOTO GALLERY