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TEAM: Force India
The tyre choices for the Mexico Grand Prix have revealed a very aggressive strategy from Mercedes compared to their rivals Ferrari and Red Bull.
Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon are both in good spirits as they eye another double points finish in Austin, Texas.
Force India deputy team boss Bob Fernley is happy with how Esteban Ocon’s is rising to the standard set for Sergio Perez, but believes the Frenchman’s racecraft still needs work.
Lewis Hamilton has a slightly more conservative tyre strategy at the United States Grand Prix, where he could clinch his fourth World Championship title.
Force India have not been tempted to relax their team order rule following the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka.