Vijay Mallya has strongly denied claims he is planning to sell his Force India Formula 1 team.
The team issued a statement from Mallya today saying: “I was shocked to read a media report that I am selling the Force India Formula 1 team.
“This is completely untrue and without any basis whatsoever. I take great pride in having been able to put an Indian team on the Formula 1 world championship grid and have worked very hard to greatly improve the performance of the team.
“Now that India is finally on the Formula 1 world championship calendar, my commitment to Force India becomes even stronger. As team principal, I will continue to run the team and I have no plans whatsoever to exit.”
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