Hamilton: ‘Sometimes we say dumb sh*t’

Date published: July 9 2018

Lewis Hamilton has posted on his Instagram page saying that Kimi Raikkonen has apologised to him after the Lap 1 incident at Silverstone on Sunday.

Hamilton was tapped by the Finn, and spun round.

The four-time World Champion was P18 at the end of the first lap, but came through the field to finish on the podium at the British Grand Prix in P2.

However, he stormed off after the race, and was not interviewed in parc ferme. Instead, Martin Brundle caught up with him on the podium where he suggested that Ferrari were using ‘interesting tactics’ to get the victory.

After reflecting on it overnight, the Brit seems to have calmed down, and understood the situation of the high-pressure scenario.

He said on his Instagram post: