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Silverstone 2012: washout

We’re pretty certain the story at Silverstone today didn’t happen on the track. Frankly not much did. The action was in the car parks, or the roads to the car parks where unconfirmed reports had many fans still in the queues while the second Formula One practice session was taking place this afternoon. Or rather […]

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Brit GP saved

After much wrangling over the future of the British Grand Prix, Silverstone has just announced that it has secured a 17-year deal to host the race.

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Johnny be good

Ex-F1 driver Johnny Herbert is all set for his British Touring Car Champs debut at Silverstone this weekend. But before talking about that, we had to ask him how he feels Jenson Button is getting on, after a seeming slump in performance of late.

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Brit GP: highlights video

I’ve slightly got the fear that I might get in trouble with Bernie for this, but I’ve got to draw your attention to it anyway. Over at Formula1.com they produce super high quality and incredibly awesome highlight videos of each F1 grand prix.

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Brit GP: Kimi shoves off

There probably isn’t an F1 photographer in the world to touch the quality of Paul-Henri Cahier, but touch him Kimi Raikkonen did pre-race at Silverstone on Sunday. You can watch the naughty Raikkonen here:

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massa,
mclaren,
nick,
old school,
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raikkonen,
red bull,
robert,
senna,
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Brit GP: Hamilton’s win

There aren’t enough superlatives to describe the quality of Lewis Hamilton’s win. It took a typical British summer’s day – wind, showers, some sun – to give Hamilton the canvas on which to display his abundance of natural talent. The Englishman didn’t put a foot wrong.

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Brit GP: surprises

None of this was expected: Heikki Kovalainen on pole for the first time; Mark Webber back on the front row for the first time in four years; Felipe Massa delayed in the pits when the Ferrari mechanics had trouble changing a rear wheel.

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Brit GP: pole day

You’ve got to take your hat off to McLaren’s Heikki Kovalainen. While everyone else focussed on what Lewis Hamilton was going to do, Heikki kept his focus and got on with the job at hand, which landed him the grandest prize of the day: pole position at the British Grand Prix.

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