Indian F1: If teams had manifestos, the undecided fans would surely be wooed

Calling on all casual Indian F1 fans. You are the undecided majority whose support can work wonders for drivers and teams at the Buddh. Here are the manifestos that may help you make up your mind.

updated: October 26, 2012 23:09 IST
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New Delhi: A year on, the Indian Formula One fan at large is now aware, knowledgeable and quite well versed in the nuances of apex motorsports racing. The lack of an Indian driver or rather (sorry, Narain) the lack of an Indian driver with teeth though can leave many confused about which team and which driver to cheer for at the Buddh International Circuit. To simplify matters a bit though, here is a run-down of possible sides to back this Sunday…

Sahara Force India

To the fans at large (and the author will like to repeat this to emphasise this is not for the hardcore F1 fans), the India in Force India does indeed stand for the country and not for American natives. The team is co-owned by our very admired, highly respected Vijay Mallya and has the chakra as part of the liveries. Watch out for the car that has shades of the Indian national flag and that would surely be the team to eke on. Note for Kingfisher Airlines' employees: We wrote eke - not egg, just so we are on the same page here.

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