Nissan Evalia to transport Red Bull Racing at the 2012 Formula 1 Indian GP: Vettel fastest in first practice

2012 Formula 1 Indian Grand Prix was off to a successful start earlier this morning. After the First Practice session, it was  last year’s winner, Sebastian Vettel who was fastest, followed by McLaren’s Jenson Button and Ferrari’s Alonso. The second practice is about to began at the Buddh International Circuit, where thousands of F1 fans have gathered.

Nissan, which is the official transporter of Red Bull Racing, has now announced that they will be using their new MUV, Evalia to transport staff and equipment of Red Bull Racing at the ongoing Formula 1 Grand Prix in India. A total of 10 Evalia MUV’s are taking care of Red Bull Racing team at the 2012 F1 Indian Grand Prix. Nissan has also launched a new contest that offers you a chance to win free tickets for Formula One in India. All you need to do is enter the contest by clicking here.

Mr. Takayuki Ishida, MD & CEO of Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd, commented: “We are pleased to offer our latest model Nissan Evalia to the defending Formula One World Champions, Red Bull Racing, for the India Grand Prix. We are confident that the versatility and superior convenience of the Nissan Evalia will provide excellent support for Red Bull Racing’s operations at New Delhi, and that its powerful design will provide encouragement for the team—hopefully leading to a successful result in the race.”

Christian Horner, Team Principal, Red Bull Racing, commented: “Within such a high- pressure and challenging environment as Formula One, we need reliable partners taking care of all our versatile transportation needs all over the world. Extensive travel is part and parcel of Formula One, and the transportation of our material and staff are an essential part of our successful operations. We are very reassured that the Evalia will be supporting our race operations at this year’s India Grand Prix.”


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Sagar Patel

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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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