Räikkönen: Lotus E20 nearly at full speed

Räikkönen: Lotus E20 nearly at full speed

Kimi Räikkönen believes that Lotus is close to extracting the maximum from its E20 chassis, with the Finn hopeful over the team's chances to fight for victories throughout the season. The 32-year-old, who finished fifth in Sunday's British Grand Prix, has set his sights on 'piecing together a whole weekend' in order to realise his full potential. Read more…

2012 British Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 9 July 2012

  2. Räikkönen: Lotus E20 nearly at full speed 13:46

    Räikkönen: Lotus E20 nearly at full speed

    Kimi Räikkönen believes that Lotus is close to extracting the maximum from its E20 chassis, with the Finn hopeful over the team's chances to fight for v...

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  3. Domenicali delighted with Massa performance 12:42

    Domenicali delighted with Massa performance

    Ferrari Team Principal Stefano Domenicali has heaped praise on Felipe Massa for his confident fourth place finish at Silverstone, taking many positives from...

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  4. Sunday 8 July 2012

  5. 23:59

    After Great Britain: Full championship standings

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  6. 18:11

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at Silverstone

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  7. Hefty fines for Maldonado and Kobayashi 18:10

    Hefty fines for Maldonado and Kobayashi

    Both Pastor Maldonado and Kamui Kobayashi have received fines for their discrepancies in Sunday’s British Grand Prix. The Williams driver ran into the S...

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  8. Massa confident of keeping Ferrari seat 17:39

    Massa confident of keeping Ferrari seat

    Felipe Massa enjoyed his strongest result of 2012 by finishing fourth in the British Grand Prix. The position was his best since Monaco, where he took the...

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  9. McLaren loses another 35 points to Red Bull 17:27

    McLaren loses another 35 points to Red Bull

    In terms of championship position, the British Grand Prix was one of the worst of 2012 for McLaren. With Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button finishing only...

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  10. Vettel regrets early loss of time 17:18

    Vettel regrets early loss of time

    Sebastian Vettel completed a damage limitation exercise by finishing third in the British Grand Prix, behind team-mate Mark Webber and Fernando Alonso. The...

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  11. Kobayashi apologises for pit lane accident 17:12

    Kobayashi apologises for pit lane accident

    Kamui Kobayashi has said sorry to the Sauber pit crew, with several members having been struck when the Japanese misjudged his braking point at Silverstone...

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  12. Mixed feelings as Grosjean charges to sixth 15:49

    Mixed feelings as Grosjean charges to sixth

    Romain Grosjean’s drive was arguably the greatest of the day at Silverstone. The Franco-Swiss charged through the field to sixth position, having previously...

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  13. I’ll be happier in an hour, says Alonso 15:35

    I’ll be happier in an hour, says Alonso

    Fernando Alonso claimed to be ‘happy’ after finishing second to Mark Webber in Sunday’s British Grand Prix, but admits that his optimism is likely to be high...

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  14. Webber: Win will take a while to sink in 15:30

    Webber: Win will take a while to sink in

    Silverstone 2012 delivered Mark Webber’s ninth F1 victory, meaning he is the only driver other than Fernando Alonso to have celebrated two wins this year. D...

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  15. Di Resta gutted after first-lap collision 15:21

    Di Resta gutted after first-lap collision

    There were differing fortunes for Romain Grosjean and Paul di Resta following their Lap 1 contact at Silverstone. The former charged back through the field...

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  16. Pérez says stewards must punish Maldonado 15:12

    Pérez says stewards must punish Maldonado

    Sergio Pérez was furious after his collision with Pastor Maldonado in Sunday’s British Grand Prix. Having both left the pit lane, the two cars came into co...

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  17. 14:38

    Full British Grand Prix results

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  18. Webber beats Alonso to second Silverstone win 14:36

    Webber beats Alonso to second Silverstone win

    Mark Webber has won the British Grand Prix for a second time, reducing Fernando Alonso’s championship lead to 13 points following a late-race pass. S...

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  19. 00:00

    British Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  20. Saturday 7 July 2012

  21. 18:06

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at Silverstone

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  22. Webber: Front row is what we deserved 17:22

    Webber: Front row is what we deserved

    Mark Webber was left in a positive frame of mind after claiming second on the grid for Sunday’s British Grand Prix, explaining that a front row starting p...

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  23. Toro Rosso hoping for wet race 17:22

    Toro Rosso hoping for wet race

    Toro Rosso drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Éric Vergne believe wet conditions for tomorrow’s British Grand Prix will be their best chance for a strong fi...

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  24. Hamilton confused by Intermediate struggle 16:54

    Hamilton confused by Intermediate struggle

    Lewis Hamilton was left confused after suffering from a lack of grip in the action-packed  final phase of qualifying at Silverstone on Saturday, the McLaren...

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  25. Sauber: We made the wrong decision 16:50

    Sauber: We made the wrong decision

    Sauber drivers Kamui Kobayashi and Sergio Pérez were left disappointed after a wrong call cost them what looked to be a promising result. Pérez set the f...

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  26. Schumacher: Rain is welcome on Sunday 16:43

    Schumacher: Rain is welcome on Sunday

    After a competitive showing in a rain-soaked qualifying session at Silverstone, Michael Schumacher says he would welcome rain for Sunday’s Grand Prix. The G...

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  27. 'I backed off under yellow flags' – Alonso insists 16:32

    'I backed off under yellow flags' – Alonso insists

    Fernando Alonso is expecting to keep his pole position for tomorrow’s British Grand Prix, insisting that he slowed down when yellow flags were waved at the e...

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  28. 16:09

    British GP: Full Qualifying results

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  29. Alonso seals dramatic Silverstone pole 15:40

    Alonso seals dramatic Silverstone pole

    Fernando Alonso has taken Ferrari's first pole position in 31 races at Silverstone, delivering an incredible late lap in changeable weather conditions. The S...

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  30. Qualifying red flagged amid terrible conditions 13:59

    Qualifying red flagged amid terrible conditions

    Qualifying for the British Grand Prix has come to a stand still, after horrendous weather hit Silverstone for the second day in a row. The session was red...

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  31. Button: Front tyre issues the story of my year 13:56

    Button: Front tyre issues the story of my year

    Jenson Button has labelled the shuddering he is enduring due to low tyre temperatures as 'the story of his year' so far, with the Briton making an early...

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  32. 'Silverstone announcement on Saturday afternoon' 12:39

    'Silverstone announcement on Saturday afternoon'

    Silverstone officials are expected to make a Saturday afternoon announcement over travel and parking plans for tomorrow's British Grand Prix, with weather...

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  33. 12:37

    British GP: Full Practice 3 results

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  34. Alonso quickest in final Silverstone practice 11:04

    Alonso quickest in final Silverstone practice

    Fernando Alonso bounced back from a Friday crash to top the timesheets in a dry third and final practice session for this weekend's British Grand Prix. The...

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  35. Friday 6 July 2012

  36. 20:34

    Latest F1 photos: Friday at Silverstone

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  37. Webber feeling sorry for Silverstone fans 17:42

    Webber feeling sorry for Silverstone fans

    Most of F1 practice was washed out at Silverstone on Friday, meaning the majority of drivers sat in their garages for much of the day. This was to the...

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  38. D’Ambrosio delights crowds at Grand Prix Ball 17:26

    D’Ambrosio delights crowds at Grand Prix Ball

    Lotus reserve driver Jérôme d’Ambrosio was the star of the show on Thursday night, performing a demonstration run to launch the 2012 Grand Prix Ball. Later i...

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  39. Pirelli offers to supply more Wet tyres 16:13

    Pirelli offers to supply more Wet tyres

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has said that it will attempt to offer more Wet tyres at Silverstone, should the teams all agree on the idea. Complaints...

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  40. 15:45

    British GP: Full Practice 2 results

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  41. Hamilton fastest in wet British GP practice 15:38

    Hamilton fastest in wet British GP practice

    Lewis Hamilton moved atop the timesheets as F1 practice continued at Silverstone on Friday. Once again, rain washed out most of the session as Bruno Senna...

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  42. Traffic jams surround saturated Silverstone 14:54

    Traffic jams surround saturated Silverstone

    The Formula 1 community and fans alike have been surprised by the number of traffic problems heading into Silverstone on Friday. The jams have been caused...

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  43. Selection of different liveries at Silverstone 13:05

    Selection of different liveries at Silverstone

    The weather might be dull, but there are a variety of colours on offer as a number of F1 teams run modified liveries for this weekend’s British Grand Prix a...

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  44. Mansell serving as steward for Britain 12:52

    Mansell serving as steward for Britain

    Nigel Mansell is playing the role of FIA driver representative steward for this weekend’s British Grand Prix. The Englishman, World Champion of 1992, won t...

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  45. Glock back in action at Silverstone 12:46

    Glock back in action at Silverstone

    Timo Glock returns to Formula 1 this weekend, having missed the European Grand Prix two weeks ago because of an intestinal infection. The Marussia driver...

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  46. 11:39

    British GP: Full Practice 1 results

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  47. Grosjean tops soaking first Silverstone practice 11:37

    Grosjean tops soaking first Silverstone practice

    Rain washed out practice as British Grand Prix track action began on Friday morning. With England having been subjected to such conditions for much of June...

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  48. Thursday 5 July 2012

  49. 15:28

    Latest F1 photos: Thursday at Silverstone

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  50. Alonso: Silverstone should better suit Ferrari 15:27

    Alonso: Silverstone should better suit Ferrari

    Following a highly impressive victory on the streets of Valencia less than two weeks ago, Fernando Alonso is expecting his car to perform even better at the...

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  51. Lotus teams up with Batman film for Silverstone 09:30

    Lotus teams up with Batman film for Silverstone

    Lotus F1 has announced that it will be joining forces with The Dark Knight Rises at this weekend's British Grand Prix, the conclusion to Christopher Nolan's...

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  52. At a glance: Silverstone Grand Prix winners 05:02

    At a glance: Silverstone Grand Prix winners

    Round 9 of 2012 marks the 45th time Grand Prix cars have competed in a World Championship event at Silverstone, home of its most recent British winner in...

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  53. At a glance: Silverstone pole position sitters 05:01

    At a glance: Silverstone pole position sitters

    Ferrari may be the team with the momentum, but it was an Alfa Romeo which lined up in front of the Royal Family for the season-opening World Championship...

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  54. The facts: Silverstone Circuit 05:00

    The facts: Silverstone Circuit

    After the crash fest that was the European Grand Prix, let us hope that the Formula 1 field obeys the Silverstone sign as the sport heads back to England....

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  55. Wednesday 4 July 2012

  56. 15:20

    Latest F1 photos: Wednesday at Silverstone

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  57. McLaren performs 800 practice pit-stops 15:19

    McLaren performs 800 practice pit-stops

    In a bid to dial out the pit-stop problems which have plagued McLaren so far this season, the team carried out no less than 800 trial runs on Monday. So far...

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  58. Massa relishing fast corners of Silverstone 12:59

    Massa relishing fast corners of Silverstone

    Ferrari are hopeful of carrying much speed through the Hangar Straight speed trap at Silverstone, as Felipe Massa delights in the momentum which he and...

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  59. BBC team to wing walk above Silverstone 10:26

    BBC team to wing walk above Silverstone

    Those camping around Silverstone are in for a treat on Thursday, as BBC anchorman Jake Humphrey walks the wings of a biplane above the circuit. He will be...

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  60. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Hamilton’s guide to Silverstone

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  61. Williams carrying ‘high hopes’ to Silverstone 02:00

    Williams carrying ‘high hopes’ to Silverstone

    Williams are optimistic of a strong home Grand Prix as Formula 1 returns to Silverstone this weekend. The Oxfordshire-based team almost recorded a second...

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  62. Tuesday 3 July 2012

  63. Di Resta confident about strong home race 14:09

    Di Resta confident about strong home race

    Paul di Resta is positive that Force India can carry its Valencia momentum into Silverstone this weekend. Last time out, at the European Grand Prix, Vijay...

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  64. Alonso making most of situation, says Warwick 09:54

    Alonso making most of situation, says Warwick

    Fernando Alonso is the Formula 1 driver maximising opportunities the best in 2012. That is the view of former driver Derek Warwick, who this weekend will...

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  65. Monday 2 July 2012

  66. Classic F1 cars to compete at Silverstone 09:24

    Classic F1 cars to compete at Silverstone

    Those attending this weekend’s British Grand Prix will be able to enjoy classic Grand Prix machinery alongside the current Formula 1 contenders, as the FIA H...

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  67. Sunday 1 July 2012

  68. Räikkönen hopeful of victories 10:07

    Räikkönen hopeful of victories

    After scoring his third podium of the year in Valencia, Kimi Räikkönen has said he wants mores then just top three finishes and is disappointed not to have b...

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  69. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Alonso drives classic Ferrari

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