In-depth tyre analysis: Silverstone

In-depth tyre analysis: Silverstone

Valencia was viewed by many as a slight blip after the captivating run of races witnessed so far this season, with the coastal street circuit failing to cook up much in the way of on-track action. Sweltering air and track temperatures looked set to present the teams with a massive tyre-related headache ahead of the event, but the more conservative compound choices went a long way to reducing the anticipated impact. Read more…

2011 British Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Thursday 14 July 2011

  2. In-depth tyre analysis: Silverstone 13:45

    In-depth tyre analysis: Silverstone

    Valencia was viewed by many as a slight blip after the captivating run of races witnessed so far this season, with the coastal street circuit failing to cook up…

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  3. Wednesday 13 July 2011

  4. 12:18

    GPUpdate TV: Vettel on effects of diffuser changes

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  5. Webber: The team wanted points, but so did I 10:01

    Webber: The team wanted points, but so did I

    Mark Webber has again spoken of his decision to attack Sebastian Vettel in the closing stages of the British Grand Prix, electing to ignore team orders from…

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  6. Keep your feet on ground, Montezemolo tells Ferrari 09:55

    Keep your feet on ground, Montezemolo tells Ferrari

    Following Ferrari’s first victory of the 2011 season at Silverstone on Sunday, company Chairman Luca di Montezemolo met with employees at the manufacturer’s…

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  7. Whitmarsh gives Hamilton extra time off 09:23

    Whitmarsh gives Hamilton extra time off

    Lewis Hamilton has been handed an added reprieve following his home Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday. The 2008 World Champion had been scheduled for public…

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  8. Webber wins Hawthorn Memorial Trophy 09:10

    Webber wins Hawthorn Memorial Trophy

    Red Bull’s Mark Webber has been presented with the Hawthorn Memorial Trophy for his achievements in the 2010 Formula 1 season, in which he won the Spanish…

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  9. Tuesday 12 July 2011

  10. Vettel: Pit-stop error won’t happen again 11:17

    Vettel: Pit-stop error won’t happen again

    Sebastian Vettel is confident that Red Bull will not be repeating the pit-stop blunder which saw him lose the lead in Sunday’s British Grand Prix. Due to a…

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  11. 11:08

    Video: Crowd reaction to Alonso missing Drivers' Parade

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  12. Horner and Webber to talk ‘behind closed doors’ 10:57

    Horner and Webber to talk ‘behind closed doors’

    Red Bull Team Principal Christian Horner has said that he and Mark Webber will be discussing in private the events which took place at Silverstone on Sunday.…

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  13. Force India hoping to retain di Resta 10:17

    Force India hoping to retain di Resta

    Force India will retain Britain’s Paul di Resta for the 2012 season, should the driver wish to stay on-board. That is according to Team Principal and CEO…

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  14. 10:06

    Video: Vettel attempts guitar at British GP party

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  15. Mallya takes blame for lost Force India points 08:47

    Mallya takes blame for lost Force India points

    Force India’s Vijay Mallya has blamed himself for the team’s inability to score points in Sunday’s British Grand Prix. After Paul di Resta and Adrian…

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  16. Interview with Force India’s Adrian Sutil 08:34

    Interview with Force India’s Adrian Sutil

    A frustrating British Grand Prix saw Adrian Sutil start 11th and finish 11th on a day of changeable conditions at Silverstone. Following the race, the German…

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  17. Silverstone enjoys record crowds 03:00

    Silverstone enjoys record crowds

    A record number of supporters flocked to the Silverstone Circuit in Northamptonshire last weekend, with three British drivers fighting against their rivals on…

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  18. Monday 11 July 2011

  19. Interview with Toro Rosso's Franz Tost 16:03

    Interview with Toro Rosso's Franz Tost

    Toro Rosso enjoyed its fourth straight points finish at the British Grand Prix on Sunday, with Spaniard Jaime Alguersuari taking home one point after a strong…

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  20. Interview with Williams' Sam Michael 12:17

    Interview with Williams' Sam Michael

    Williams duo Rubens Barrichello and Pastor Maldonado left Silverstone empty handed on Sunday afternoon, with both drivers enduring difficult races at the iconic…

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  21. Domenicali hails 'wonderful day' for Ferrari 12:04

    Domenicali hails 'wonderful day' for Ferrari

    Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali was overjoyed with his team’s first victory since the Korean Grand Prix in October last year, lauding driver Fernando Alonso…

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  22. Rosberg confident over Nürburgring chances 10:16

    Rosberg confident over Nürburgring chances

    Nico Rosberg believes Mercedes GP will be a stronger outfit at the Nürburgring in a fortnight’s time, with the German hoping his British Grand…

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  23. Massa: We have made a step forward 09:39

    Massa: We have made a step forward

    Felipe Massa was encouraged by Ferrari's 'step forward' in performance during the British Grand Prix weekend, with the Maranello-based squad enjoying victory…

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  24. 08:46

    Video: Hamilton versus Massa at Silverstone

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  25. Pérez relieved to rediscover rhythm 05:00

    Pérez relieved to rediscover rhythm

    Having finished seventh, Sergio Pérez was delighted to pick up his first points since Barcelona in Sunday’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone. The result…

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  26. ‘I did say never give up’ – Heidfeld 03:00

    ‘I did say never give up’ – Heidfeld

    Renault endured a tough weekend at Silverstone although Nick Heidfeld did leave the Northamptonshire circuit with four points in the bag on Sunday. From a lowly…

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  27. Ricciardo content with maiden F1 effort 00:04

    Ricciardo content with maiden F1 effort

    Daniel Ricciardo was pleased with his Formula 1 debut on Sunday, which saw the Australian finish the British Grand Prix for Hispania. Having been classified…

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  28. Sunday 10 July 2011

  29. Vettel sets fastest time on Top Gear 23:39

    Vettel sets fastest time on Top Gear

    Although he may not have won the British Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel can leave England happy after beating a selection of fellow Formula 1 personalities on Top…

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  30. 23:14

    Video: Alonso runs after missing drivers' parade

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  31. 19:25

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at Silverstone

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  32. Button: Podium was possible today 19:21

    Button: Podium was possible today

    McLaren’s Jenson Button believes he could have finished on the British Grand Prix podium if it wasn’t for a race-ending pit-stop error, claiming that he had…

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  33. Schumacher admits error after Kobayashi clash 18:06

    Schumacher admits error after Kobayashi clash

    Michael Schumacher endured a frustrating British Grand Prix which saw the German finish ninth, still managing to pick up two points despite a collision and…

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  34. McLaren and Sauber fined for pit lane errors 17:39

    McLaren and Sauber fined for pit lane errors

    McLaren and Sauber have received fines for moments in the pit lane at the British Grand Prix. A total of 25,000 dollars must now be submitted to F1 governing…

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  35. Teams agree to scrap blown diffuser ban 17:05

    Teams agree to scrap blown diffuser ban

    F1 governing body the FIA has come to an agreement with teams over the off-throttle usage of blown diffusers, with Ferrari and Sauber now willing to join their…

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  36. Di Resta bemoans ‘extremely disappointing’ race 16:48

    Di Resta bemoans ‘extremely disappointing’ race

    Paul di Resta could only lament what might have been following his first British Grand Prix on Sunday. From sixth on the grid, the Force India driver first lost…

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  37. Glock pleased to achieve objective 16:46

    Glock pleased to achieve objective

    Timo Glock was encouraged by Virgin Racing’s performance at Silverstone this afternoon, with both cars reaching the chequered flag ahead of Hispania rivals…

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  38. Hamilton laments need to save fuel 16:34

    Hamilton laments need to save fuel

    Lewis Hamilton was unable to repeat his 2008 British Grand Prix win on Sunday, coming home fourth and narrowly holding off the Ferrari of Felipe Massa. The…

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  39. 16:20

    Video: Kobayashi released into Maldonado

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  40. Bittersweet day for Toro Rosso drivers 16:19

    Bittersweet day for Toro Rosso drivers

    There were mixed feelings in the Toro Rosso camp after Sunday’s British Grand Prix. As Jaime Alguersuari moved ahead of his team-mate in the standings by…

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  41. 15:57

    Video: Button retires with loose wheel

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  42. Barrichello 'hoped for better' at Silverstone 15:55

    Barrichello 'hoped for better' at Silverstone

    Williams driver Rubens Barrichello was left feeling slightly dejected at the end of Sunday afternoon’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone, admitting that his…

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  43. 15:54

    Video: Vettel suffers problem in pit lane

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  44. I tried to pass Vettel, insists Webber 15:46

    I tried to pass Vettel, insists Webber

    Mark Webber says he tried his utmost to overtake Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel in the closing stages of Sunday afternoon's 52-lap British Grand Prix…

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  45. Vettel: Ferrari beat us fair and square 15:24

    Vettel: Ferrari beat us fair and square

    Sebastian Vettel has admitted that Ferrari outraced Red Bull ‘fair and square’ during the British Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon, with the championship…

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  46. Alonso vows to keep pressure on Red Bull 15:10

    Alonso vows to keep pressure on Red Bull

    Fernando Alonso insists he will do his upmost to push for more victories throughout the rest of the 2011 season, with the Ferrari driver’s title hopes…

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  47. Horner: We couldn’t afford a team collision 15:01

    Horner: We couldn’t afford a team collision

    Christian Horner has stressed that Red Bull made a ‘team decision’ during the final two laps of Sunday’s British Grand Prix. With Sebastian Vettel having…

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  48. 14:44

    Full British Grand Prix results

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  49. Alonso wins as Red Bull flounder at Silverstone 14:42

    Alonso wins as Red Bull flounder at Silverstone

    Fernando Alonso has won Ferrari’s first race of 2011 by triumphing in Sunday’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone. After suffering a pit-stop problem…

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  50. Lost fourth gear takes out Kovalainen 13:35

    Lost fourth gear takes out Kovalainen

    Heikki Kovalainen became the first retirement for two races on Sunday, as the Lotus retired on just the second lap of the British Grand Prix due to losing…

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  51. Teams fail to agree on blown diffuser rules 11:32

    Teams fail to agree on blown diffuser rules

    The Formula 1 grid has failed to unanimously accept the return of pre-Silverstone off-throttle exhaust levels, meaning the current blown diffuser regulations…

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  52. 00:00

    British Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  53. Saturday 9 July 2011

  54. 22:10

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at Silverstone

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  55. It's a big learning curve, explains Ricciardo 22:05

    It's a big learning curve, explains Ricciardo

    Daniel Ricciardo says he shouldn’t set his expecations too high during the early stages of his Formula 1 career, with the Red Bull-backed Australian…

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  56. Glock: I gave it everything today 21:53

    Glock: I gave it everything today

    Timo Glock says he pushed to the limit at Silverstone on Saturday afternoon, delivering a lap time strong enough to out-qualify Lotus rival Jarno Trulli. The…

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  57. 21:15

    Video: Mark Webber's Silverstone pole lap

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  58. Maldonado happy to reach Q3 19:48

    Maldonado happy to reach Q3

    Venezuela's Pastor Maldonado was left feeling encouraged by the pace of his car at Silverstone this afternoon, placing his FW33 seventh on the grid for…

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  59. Sauber duo upbeat ahead of race 18:50

    Sauber duo upbeat ahead of race

    Sauber driver pairing Kamui Kobayashi and Sergio Pérez are both confident over their chances in Sunday afternoon’s British Grand Prix, with both men’s…

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  60. We had much higher expectations, admits Petrov 17:58

    We had much higher expectations, admits Petrov

    Vitaly Petrov was feeling slightly frustrated after qualifying 14th on the grid for tomorrow's British Grand Prix, admitting that his Renault team had much…

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  61. Blown diffuser ban set to be lifted 17:26

    Blown diffuser ban set to be lifted

    The FIA has released a statement outlining a new 'blown diffuser' proposal for the rest of the season, stating that the recent ban could be overturned if…

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  62. Massa: The car seems competitive 17:02

    Massa: The car seems competitive

    Felipe Massa believes Ferrari has made significant progress at Silverstone this weekend, praising recent upgrades that have been made to the team’s 2011…

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  63. We have made good progress, says Rosberg 16:14

    We have made good progress, says Rosberg

    Nico Rosberg was left feeling encouraged by the improvements his Mercedes GP squad has made at Silverstone this weekend, despite being caught out by a rain…

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  64. Di Resta thrilled with qualifying effort 16:01

    Di Resta thrilled with qualifying effort

    Paul di Resta was overjoyed after securing sixth on the grid for tomorrow afternoon’s British Grand Prix, hailing an 'excellent job' by his Force India team.…

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  65. Hamilton hoping for rain on Sunday 15:46

    Hamilton hoping for rain on Sunday

    Lewis Hamilton says rain during Sunday's British Grand Prix will give him a better chance of recording a strong result, with the McLaren driver having to…

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  66. Button unhappy with car balance 15:38

    Button unhappy with car balance

    Jenson Button says he was unhappy with the balance of his MP4-26 during the final stages of qualifying this afternoon, with the Briton having to make do with…

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