Monaco: Sahara Force India had a remarkable outing at the Circuit de Monaco here as comeback man Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta finished a creditable fifth and ninth, respectively, in the crash-strewn Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, earning the team 12 World Championship points.
"Fifth place feels fantastic. It's just the result we needed and I'm very happy right now. The car felt very good and we made the most of the chances that came our way," am elated Sutil said after the race.
Starting eight on the grid, Sutil passed both McLaren's Jenson Button (6th) and Ferrari's Fernando Alonso (7th) with opportunistic overtaking maneuvres at the hairpin en route to his fifth place finish to earn vital 10 points for his side.