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Lewis Hamilton returned to winning ways at the British GP, taking out Max Verstappen, handed a penalty, and then racing his way to the win.
Max Verstappen claimed the victory in the don’t-call-it-a-race 17-lap sprint qualifying, securing pole position for Sunday’s British GP.
Max Verstappen set the pace in FP2 for the British GP, the drivers not going for the fastest time but instead focusing on the race.
Lewis Hamilton will start the British GP’s sprint qualifying from P1, but not pole position, after topping qualifying on Friday evening.
Max Verstappen made it clear he wasn’t worried about Mercedes’ Silverstone domination, laying down a blistering 1:27 in FP1.
Several teams have voiced their concerns about clutch use heading into the first running of sprint qualifying at Silverstone – with the possibility of needing to skip practice as a result.
The British GP at Silverstone may receive an exemption from potential extended Covid restrictions in the UK, meaning a capacity crowd could still attend – report Telegraph Sport.
Northamptonshire police have warned fans to stay away from the Silverstone circuit when it hosts a double header next month.
Silverstone’s managing director Stuart Pringle revealed there was a genuine “risk” of England missing out on a slot on the revised F1 calendar.
Live sport can resume in the UK from June 1 the government have confirmed, clearing the way for a British Grand Prix at Silverstone.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ‘personally intervened’ to pave the way for Formula 1 to head to Silverstone in July.
Formula 1 have been told that they will not be exempt from the new rules coming into force in the UK regarding international travellers.
Silverstone has agreed a two-race deal with Formula 1 but circuit boss Stuart Pringle says it is subject to the UK government giving it the go-ahead.
The UK government’s lockdown policies may not be what prevents a British GP, rather it could be Silverstone’s “unreasonable demands”.
Formula 1 wants to head to Silverstone after racing in Austria but circuit boss Stuart Pringle has warned that hosting a British GP is “not a slam dunk”.
Having put Silverstone’s name into the hat for multiple races, managing director Stuart Pringle says one of those could be a midweek evening grand prix.
This year’s Formula 1 World Championship could see a double-header weekend at Silverstone or even back-to-back race weekends.
Former British Racing Drivers’ Club president Derek Warwick says the British GP will likely be postponed, but Silverstone will survive without it.
Dutch F1 commentator Olav Mol believes that starting the 2020 season in England before racing through Europe is the only option.
There is a growing chance that the British Grand Prix could be postponed, but former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone doesn’t think that will damage Silverstone.
Silverstone will decide before the “end of April” whether the British Grand Prix will take its July 17th slot or join a growing list of postponed races.
A decision on whether or not to postpone the 2020 British Grand Prix will have to arrive no later than April.
The action couldn’t have gotten much better after the Austrian Grand Prix, ‘hold my beer’ said Silverstone.
Mercedes completed another front row lockout for the British GP, but the Ferrari of Charles Leclerc was not far behind.
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The first race of the Formula 1 World Championship in 1950 took place at Silverstone, and it rightly remains an icon of the current calendar.
Silverstone’s new deal with Liberty Media has protections in place should F1’s owners press ahead with plans for a street race in London, revealed BRDC chairman John Grant.
It’s official! Silverstone is back on the Formula 1 calendar even before it fell off having signed a brand new contract with Liberty Media to host the British Grand Prix.
The British Grand Prix at Silverstone will tell us if Austria was merely a blip of excitement in 2019, or if the rapid Mercedes have finally been caught.
Max Verstappen said he “can’t imagine” the Formula 1 season without Silverstone on the calendar.