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Disappointment for di Resta and Force India

"Unfortunately I locked up the rears going into turn three with two laps to go and that gave Bruno the chance to get ahead of me in the DRS zone," he said after finishing in 12th place by the end. "It's frustrating to lose points so close to the finish but my tyres were running out of performance and the car was not easy to drive in the final stint."

Dr Mallya couldn't conceal his own feelings about the way the afternoon had gone for his two drivers: "We should have scored points today so we leave our local race feeling disappointed," he said.

"Nico drove a strong race and looked set for ninth, but we lost out to Senna with a couple of laps to go," he added. "Unfortunately in his eagerness to regain the spot Nico ran wide at Copse corner and dropped out of the points, which is frustrating."




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06.07.2012- Free Practice 2, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Sahara Force India F1 Team VJM05
08.07.2012- Race, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Sahara Force India F1 Team VJM05 and Bruno Senna (BRA) Williams F1 Team FW34
07.07.2012- Qualifying, Paul di Resta (GBR) Sahara Force India F1 Team VJM05
08.07.2012- Race, Start of the race, Paul di Resta (GBR) Sahara Force India F1 Team VJM05 and Romain Grosjean (FRA) Lotus F1 Team E20
25.06.2017 - Race, Esteban Ocon (FRA) Sahara Force India F1 VJM10 and Felipe Massa (BRA) Williams FW40
25.06.2017 - Race, Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010 and Sebastian Vettel (GER) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H
25.06.2017 - Race, Esteban Ocon (FRA) Sahara Force India F1 VJM10
25.06.2017 - Race, Kimi Raikkonen (FIN) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H leads Felipe Massa (BRA) Williams FW40 and Esteban Ocon (FRA) Sahara Force India F1 VJM10
25.06.2017 - Race, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Renault Sport F1 Team RS17
25.06.2017 - Race, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Renault Sport F1 Team RS17
25.06.2017 - Race, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB13 and Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010
25.06.2017 - Race, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB13 and Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010
25.06.2017 - Race, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB13 and Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010
25.06.2017 - Race, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Renault Sport F1 Team RS17
25.06.2017 - Race, Felipe Massa (BRA) Williams FW40 leads Esteban Ocon (FRA) Sahara Force India F1 VJM10
25.06.2017 - Race, Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010 leads Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB13
25.06.2017 - Race, Sebastian Vettel (GER) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H leads Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010
25.06.2017 - Race, Sergio Perez (MEX) Sahara Force India F1 VJM010

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