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Posted on Saturday, July 29, 2017

Di Resta takes over Massa's seat

Williams' Reserve Driver Paul di Resta will drive alongside Lance Stroll for the remainder of the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend after Felipe Massa was feeling unwell during practice in Budapest on Friday and Saturday. Massa visited the medical centre and the MH EK Honvedkorhaz hospital for precautionary tests on Friday, after feeling unwell and dizzy during FP2. He was cleared to take part in Saturday’s practice session by the FIA medical delegate, but he felt unwell again during FP3 and has made the decision to withdraw […]

Posted on Monday, March 14, 2016

Di Resta appointed Williams reserve driver

Williams has confirmed that Paul di Resta has replaced Adrian Sutil as its official reserve driver for the upcoming Formula 1 campaign. Di Resta spent three years racing in Formula 1 with Force India between 2011 and 2013, before losing his seat and returning to the DTM fold at Mercedes, having won the 2010 championship prior to his single-seater switch. Di Resta will act as back-up to regular drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa, with Williams having appointed Sutil last year in the wake of […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Di Resta not giving up on F1 return

Former Formula 1 driver Paul di Resta says he is not giving up on a return to the sport. Di Resta lost his Force India seat at the end of 2013 after four years with the team and three as a race driver. The Brit has since returned to the DTM Series which he won with Mercedes in 2010. "My desire is to be involved in Formula 1 in some way, shape or form," di Resta told PA. "Staying as actively as you can in […]

Posted on Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Di Resta seals DTM return with Mercedes

Paul di Resta will return to DTM with Mercedes in 2014 after losing his seat in Formula 1. Di Resta joined Force India as their reserve driver in 2010 and stepped up to a race seat for 2011 but the Silverstone based team opted to sign Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez for the forthcoming campaign. "It feels really good to be back in the DTM and to see so many familiar faces again," he said. "The DTM is a fantastic racing series with three strong […]