Double points finish for Sahara Force India in the first F1 race of the season

Posted on 27/03/2017

Sergio Pérez and Esteban Ocon managed to finish 7th and 10th respectively in Melbourne as extra Hype Energy branding is featured on the VJM10.

 

Sahara Force India scored seven points today in Melbourne as Sergio Pérez raced diligently to gain a well-earned seventh place finish. Whilst Esteban Ocon scored his first point in Formula One with a strong drive securing tenth place.

 

The VJM10 cars raced in their new pink livery with extra Hype Energy branding and the car showed impressive reliability. The Hype Energy logo was featured, for the first time, on the nose cone of the car, the airbox, the cockpit and on the inner side of the rear wing.

 

VJM10 AUSGP 2017 2

 

Here are the reactions from the drivers after the Australian GP:

 Sergio Perez AUSGP 2017

 

 

Esteban Ocon AUSGP 2017

 

 

Sahara Force India have had an excellent start to the season, maintaining the great momentum from last year. They will now head to China to build on these results.