Force India Return With Double Points Finish at British GP

Updated: 10 July 2016 20:40 IST

After the disappointment of double retirement in Austria last week, both Force India drivers performed well on Sunday under the challenging weather conditions at the British GP in Silverstone

Force India Return With Double Points Finish at British GP
It was a good day for Force India at Silverstone on Sunday. © AFP

Silverstone:

Sahara Force India relished a double points finish at the home British Grand Prix with Sergio Perez finishing a creditable sixth, just ahead of teammate Nico Hulkenberg, in Silverstone on Sunday.

After the disappointment of double retirement in Austria last week, both Force India drivers performed well on Sunday under the challenging weather conditions.

Perez collected eight points and Hulkenberg six as the team took its tally to 73, which is 19 behind fourth-placed Williams, who did not get a single point from today's race.

Force India's closest rival Toro Rosso also enjoyed a double points finish with Carlos Sainz and Daniil Kvyat securing eighth and 10th spots, respectively.

Sixth-placed Toro Rosso now have 41 points.

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Highlights
  • Both Force India drivers earned points at the British GP on Sunday
  • Sergio Perez finished sixth, while Nico Hulkenberg finished seventh
  • Last week, both had failed to be among the points at Austrian GP
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