Anthony Hamilton sues Paul di Resta
31 July 2012 – Force India’s Paul di Resta is facing legal action from former manager and father of Lewis Hamilton, Anthony. The proceedings will take place in the High Court next Monday, British newspaper The Telegraph is reporting.
Anthony Hamilton helped engineered di Resta’s way into Formula 1 at the start of last year, with the Scot having been Force India reserve driver as he clinched the DTM title in 2010. The two parted company earlier this season.
In Hungary at the weekend, Hamilton Sr. attended his first race – supporting his son at McLaren – since the Chinese Grand Prix in April.
Di Resta is a contender for a Mercedes works seat next year, should Michael Schumacher elect to hang up his helmet. If the seven-time World Champion stays on the grid, di Resta is more than likely to remain with Force India.