2013 Euro F3 title winner got his seat in F1.
Monisha Kaltenborn: "We were not able to score points, which has never happened before in the history of the team."
Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutiérrez have to be satisfied with 15th and 17th on start grid.
Monisha Kaltenborn: "Today’s result is very disappointing."
Both Sauber drivers are in promising starting positions to fight for points tomorrow.
Adrian Sutil had a trouble free day and Esteban Gutiérrez suffered a number of technical issues.
'That doesn't mean the drivers are going to drive'
F1 authorities are scrambling this week to put down a lingering boycott threat ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Adrian Sutil: "We put in a great performance today, and we deserved to make it into Q3 for the first time this year."