British GP

  • Alonso wary of Pirelli Silverstone test 04-07-2013 10:11 PM

    Nuerburgring: Ferrari's Fernando Alonso is reluctant to take part in a test at Silverstone this month because he fears a repeat of the scenes at the British Grand Prix on Sunday when exploding tyres put drivers' lives at risk. The Spaniard, second in the standings behind Red Bull's triple world...
  • Pirelli says teams contributed to blowouts 03-07-2013 08:48 AM

    Formula One teams contributed to the dramatic blowouts at Sunday's British Grand Prix by mounting rear tyres the wrong way around and running them with low pressures, supplier Pirelli said on Tuesday. Rejecting any suggestion that its product was dangerous, the Italian company said in a statement it would bring...
  • Hamilton, Webber, Alonso put on show at British GP 01-07-2013 10:03 AM

    Silverstone: Midway through the British Grand Prix, it seemed Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton and Mark Webber would be looking back on the race with anger and regret. Webber had a horrible start and was nudged off the track by Romain Grosjean to find himself in 14th. Hamilton, the early race...
  • F1 drivers threaten to boycott German Grand Prix 01-07-2013 09:49 AM

    Four drivers suffered almost identical rear-left tyre failures in a chaotic British Grand Prix on Sunday, with Mercedes' Nico Rosberg eventually winning it. As a result, the drivers have threatened to boycott next weekend's German Grand Prix unless the unexpected tyre explosions are rectified. "I am 100 percent sure that...
  • Sauber car simply not quick enough: Hulkenberg 30-06-2013 03:05 PM

    Sauber's Nico Hulkenberg, who qualified 15th for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone reckons that it was the best Sauber could do as the car is 'simply not quick enough'. "Unfortunately P15 is the reality," Hulkenberg said after qualifying. "It was more or less the best we could do today."...
  • Despite pole position, Hamilton vary of Red Bull at Silverstone 30-06-2013 03:01 PM

    Despite talking the pole position at the Silverstone for the British Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton feels that it would be tough to beat Red Bull for the chequered flag. Hamilton and teammate Nico Rosberg had made it a 1-2 for Mercedes in the qualifying on Saturday. "Undoubtedly it's going to...
  • Ferrari falter in British GP qualifying 30-06-2013 12:16 PM

    Silverstone: Ferrari were left guessing after one of its worst qualifying sessions this season at the British Grand Prix on Saturday, a result that damages its bid to challenge Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel in the drivers' championship. Fernando Alonso qualified 9th and Felipe Massa 11th. With 12 races remaining, Alonso...
  • Rosberg fastest in 3rd practice at Silverstone 29-06-2013 03:49 PM

    Silverstone: Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg was fastest in the final practice at the British Grand Prix on Saturday, followed by teammate Lewis Hamilton. In drier conditions at Silverstone, Rosberg followed up a fastest lap on Friday by beating Hamilton by 0.146 seconds and continued the strong form that saw the...
  • Hamilton complains about balance of the car ahead of British GP 29-06-2013 02:21 PM

    Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton, managed to clock the fifth fastest time in Friday afternoon's second free practice run has complained about the balance of his car as reported by www.sportsmole.co.uk. Hamliton, was also reprimanded by the stewards on Friday for ignoring pre-event instructions to stay right of a bollard on the...
  • Hamilton warned; Bottas fined during practice run at Silverstone 29-06-2013 01:51 PM

    Silverstone: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton was reprimanded by the stewards after making a late entry to the pit lane while Williams' Valtteri Bottas was fined 1,000 (856) for pit lane speeding during Friday's second free practice session at Silverstone as per reported by www.gpupdate.net Team Lotus were also reprimanded for releasing...
  • Race at Silverstone will be quite tight, reckons Webber 29-06-2013 01:49 PM

    Red Bull's Mark Webber, who recently announced that he will leave F1 at the end of the current season, reckons that the British Grand Prix will be a very close race. Webber set the second fastest time in second practice after opting out of the first session due to heavy...
  • McLaren already looking to 2014 season 29-06-2013 09:47 AM

    Silverstone: Going into its home race still struggling to overcome the myriad of problems with its Formula One car, McLaren knows that the 2013 season is practically out of reach and is looking ahead to 2014. Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh told The Associated Press on Friday that it has been...
  • Force India cancel Rossiter's F1 practice debut 28-06-2013 01:28 PM

    Wet conditions at the Silverstone race track have forced Sahara Force India to cancel James Rossiter's Formula One Practice debut ahead of the first practice for the British Grand Prix. Rossiter is the simulator driver for Force India and was scheduled to drive Adrian Sutil's VJM06 during the first practice...
  • Fired up by spirit of Ferrari pioneer, Alonso seeks a win 27-06-2013 01:11 PM

    Silverstone: The spirit of Ferrari's pioneering "Pampas Bull" will be with Fernando Alonso when he takes on the Red Bulls at the British Grand Prix this weekend. Two years ago, the Spaniard marked the 60th anniversary of Ferrari's first Formula One victory by driving winner Jose Froilan Gonzalez's 1951 car...
  • Formula One: A brief history of British Grand Prix 26-06-2013 11:37 AM

    The British GP is one of the oldest continuously staged Formula One World Championship Grand Prix along with the Italian GP with the first race being held in way back in 1928. The Grand Prix was also designated the European Grand Prix five times between 1950 and 1977 and in...
  • Lewis Hamilton takes a swipe at former team McLaren 26-06-2013 11:03 AM

    After his unexpected switch to Mercedes this year, 2008 champion Lewis Hamilton hinted that Mercedes have a better car than his former team McLaren, which offers him a chance to be more competitive. Hamilton, who is yet to claim the top position this season, had won four races with McLaren...
  • Hamilton disappointed at ban for Silverstone test 26-06-2013 10:51 AM

    After International Tribunal (IT) handed a ban for Mercedes from the Young Driver Test at Silverstone for completing a private tyre test at the Circuit de Catalunya after the Spanish Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton expressed his disappointment on missing out on test when he termed as the 'an important test...
  • I need to get a win: Lewis Hamilton 25-06-2013 01:56 PM

    Lewis Hamilton is desperate to get a win under his belt, but the Mercedes driver thinks chances of getting it at Silverstone during this weekend's British Grand Prix are very thin. "I need to get a win," Hamilton told Press Association Sport. "But I'm not going to Silverstone thinking about...
  • Di Resta hopes to be third time lucky at Silverstone 25-06-2013 12:22 PM

    Sahara Force India driver Paul Di Resta hasn't seen sunny days at Silverstone, and the Scot heads into this weekend's British Grand Prix believing that his home race owes him a good result. On his two attempts at the Silverstone track, Di Resta has blown hot and cold. He qualified...
  • Button hopeful of a McLaren's good show at Silverstone 19-06-2013 12:08 PM

    With just 37 points from seven races so far in the season, it would be fair to say McLaren's performance has been far from satisfactory and Jenson Button feels the ride quality of the McLaren car has been a big issue this season. "I think we do have OK downforce,...
  • Hamilton storms to win in British Grand Prix 07-07-2008 10:43 AM

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  • McLaren's Kovalainen takes pole at Silverstone 06-07-2008 12:05 AM

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  • Kimi, Massa head to McLaren's den 04-07-2007 05:01 PM

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  • Delhi dudes to set British GP on fire 18-02-2007 09:12 AM

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