Former Force India driver Adrian Sutil has moved a step closer to returning to the team after he had a seat fitting at the teams Silverstone factory this week.
Force India is the only team yet to announce both its drivers, with Sutil, Jules Bianchi and even Narain Karthikeyan all linked to become Paul di Resta’s team mate in 2013.
The team confirmed that he had visited Silverstone for a seat fitting and it is expected Sutil could test at Barcelona next week.
“At this stage, the test driving schedule for the Barcelona test is not finalized but there is a possibility Adrian could be involved. The driving schedule will be communicated on Monday next week,” the team released in a statement to Autosport.
Sutil drove for the squad between 2007 and 2011 and was replaced by Nico Hulkenberg for the 2012 season.
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