'Start not ideal but Force India will have a strong season'
'Start not ideal but Force India will have a strong season'

Force India's preparation ahead of the Formula 1 season has been far from ideal but performance in the final pre-season test has given them the confidence to aim for points in the opening race at Melbourne this weekend, said deputy team principal Robert Fernley.

Force India finally confirm new car plans
Force India finally confirm new car plans

Sahara Force India have confirmed that their 2015 car will makes its debut on day two of the final pre-season testing that began here on Thursday.

Of Rs 7,000 crore lent to Kingfisher, banks can now recover just Rs 6 crore: DNA report

India's public sector banks are still struggling to recover even a fraction of their Rs 7000-crore loans from Mallya's grounded Kingfisher Airlines.

Vijay Mallya fails to repay Kingfisher loans, but buys players for IPL

India's public sector banks are struggling to recover even a fraction of their Rs 7000-crore loans from Vijay Mallya's grounded Kingfisher Airlines.
However, Mallaya, the owner of Royal Challengers Bangalore, has bought players in the IPL 2015 auction.

Force India delay new car debut to final test
Force India delay new car debut to final test

Force India`s 2015 Formula One car will not make its track debut until the third and final pre-season test in Barcelona some two weeks before the first race in Australia, the team said on Friday.

Now 2015 Force India car unlikely for second pre-season test
Now 2015 Force India car unlikely for second pre-season test

All is not well with Vijay Mallya-led Sahara Force India squad which now is unlikely to get its 2015 car ready for the second pre-season test in Barcelona after already missing the first one in Jerez.

Siddharth Mallya decided to be actor three years back
Siddharth Mallya decided to be actor three years back

Mumbai: Siddharth Mallya, son of businessman Vijay Mallya, says he thought of joining the film industry three years back and he is happy about his debut film.

Force India to use Toyota wind tunnel
Force India to use Toyota wind tunnel

 Force India will use Toyota`s wind tunnel in Germany for all their aerodynamic testing from next season, the British-based Formula One team announced on Thursday.

Force India confirm Sergio Perez for 2015 and beyond
Force India confirm Sergio Perez for 2015 and beyond

Sahara Force India made it official that Mexican driver Sergio Perez will continue racing with the team in 2015 and beyond.

Vijay Mallya says teenager Jehan Daruvala can make F1 debut in 2 years' time
Vijay Mallya says teenager Jehan Daruvala can make F1 debut in 2 years' time

Sixteen-year-old Jehan Daruvala for long has been tipped as the next Indian to make a rare jump to Formula 1 and prodigy's chief backer Vijay Mallya says his team Force India will be waiting for him provided he does well in junior single seater series in the coming two seasons.

Formula One's smaller teams wary of hidden agenda
Formula One's smaller teams wary of hidden agenda

Formula One`s financially struggling smaller teams fear there could be an "agenda" to end their constructor status and turn them into mere operators of cars provided by bigger rivals.

Fair distribution of revenues must to solve F1 crisis: Vijay Mallya
Fair distribution of revenues must to solve F1 crisis: Vijay Mallya

The deepening of the Formula 1 financial crisis has prompted Force India boss Vijay Mallya to say that the sport's owners must fix the revenue sharing model among teams for the survival of smaller outfits like his.

Vijay Mallya says Sergio Perez set to stay at Force India with 'Hulk'
Vijay Mallya says Sergio Perez set to stay at Force India with 'Hulk'

Sahara Force India boss Vijay Mallya on Tuesday confirmed that the team will retain its current driver line-up for the 2015 Formula One season by giving Sergio Perez an extension, something they have already done in the case of Nico Hulkenberg.

Finishing 5th ahead of McLaren a big task: Vijay Mallya
Finishing 5th ahead of McLaren a big task: Vijay Mallya

Force India Formula One team boss Vijay Mallya feels beating McLaren for fifth spot in the team standings will be a "big task" in the remaining four races of the season.

Third car option too late for 2015 F1 season, says Eric Boullier
Third car option too late for 2015 F1 season, says Eric Boullier

Formula One teams would need six months` notice to add a third car to their lineup, which makes any decision too late already for the start of next season, McLaren racing director Eric Boullier said on Thursday.

Sergio Perez expects to stay at Force India

Mexican Sergio Perez says he expects to stay at the Force India Formula One team next season with an extension likely to be agreed in a matter of weeks.

Sahara Force India happy to retain drivers, says Vijay Mallya

Force India are happy with their current pairing of Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez and see no need to replace either driver next season, the Formula One team`s owner Vijay Mallya said on Friday.

Mallya is Mr Smart of RCB: de Villiers

All praise for his franchise owner Vijay Mallya, Royal Challengers Bangalore cricketer A B de Villiers said the liquor baron is the "Mr Smart" of the team.

RCB owner lauds Parthiv, De Villiers

Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya today lauded Parthiv Patel and A B de Villiers for guiding the team to victory against arch-rivals Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League.

Mallya pleased with Yuvi for coming into his old vintage self

After splurging a mammoth amount to fetch his services, Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya was immensely pleased with Yuvraj Singh for playing a crucial role in beating Delhi Daredevils in their IPL campaign opener.