Adrian Sutil, Paul di Resta blame rain for weak qualifying

Force India drivers Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta have blamed the rain for their qualifying and are hopeful of a dry race on Sunday.

updated: March 23, 2013 17:58 IST
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Sepang: Sahara Force India driver Adrian Sutil was ninth fastest while rain spoiled his teammate Paul di Resta's chances of making the Q3 in the chaotic Formula 1 Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying here Saturday.

Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull took pole position with a time of 1:49.674, pipping Ferrari's Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso, who set 1:50.587 and 1:50.727 in a dramatic third session of the day.

Both Force India drivers looked set to for a top-10 after an impressive third practice where Sutil and di Resta were third and sixth fastest.

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