Vijay Mallya articles on F1 Fanatic archive
Mallya says £50m investment planned for Force India 21st November 2012, 14:50
Force India will benefit from a new investment programme according to owner Vijay Mallya.
Mallya refutes criticism over lack of Indian driver 7th November 2011, 10:08
Vijay Mallya says he won’t bow to pressure to put an Indian driver in his car.
Vijay Mallya denies Force India is up for sale 7th October 2011, 10:34
Force India team principal calls sale rumours “completely untrue and without any basis”.
Mallya praises Force India’s “remarkable” performance 4th August 2011, 11:30
Vijay Mallya said Force India’s performance has been “quite remarkable, and quite satisfying”.
Force India pair expect busy Friday 18th October 2010, 15:36
The Force India drivers are anticipating busy first day’s work at the new Korean International Circuit on Friday as they get used to the new track and try revised parts for the VJM03. Vitantonio Liuzzi will be using a new chassis this weekend after being hit by Felipe Massa at Suzuka: My first impression of [...]
Mallya wants competitive Indian driver 20th May 2010, 9:26
Vijay Mallya says he wants to see an Indian driver racing for his team Force India – but only one that can fight with the front runners. In an apparent snub to Karun Chandhok, who became the second Indian driver to compete in F1 this year, Mallya told Formula1.com: It is very important [to have [...]
British Grand Prix preview: Force India 1st July 2008, 7:00
I had the fortune to spend a few hours with the Force India F1 team last weekend to watch their preparations for the British Grand Prix (read the full article on Auto Trader here). The Silverstone-based team have brought a raft of updates for their home Grand Prix. Will they be able to get off [...]
2008: Force India 28th February 2008, 20:25
Is Giancarlo Fisichella right to be this optimistic about Force India?: Looking at everybody’s lap times I believe we will not have a car that will be last anymore. His boss certainly thinks so – Colin Kolles reckons the team will make it into the second part of qualifying in Melbourne in three Saturday’s time. [...]
New year’s resolutions for F1 drivers 2nd January 2008, 7:00
Having made my usual new year’s resolutions (about drinking less coffee and spending less time on writing F1 Fanatic) I dreamt up a few resolutions I’d like F1 drivers and other figures to take. Here are 20 resolutions I thought up – suggest some of your own in the comments box below…
F1′s new team for 2008: Force India 20th October 2007, 16:41
Spyker is set to be renamed Force India next year pending approval from the World Motor Sports Council. Bernie Ecclestone has already approved the move. The team’s new owner Vijay Mallya wants to re-brand the team, giving it its fourth name in as many years. It will continue to be based near Silverstone circuit in [...]