2017 British Formula 1 Grand Prix - Race

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Ocon, Perez and Massa complete the points
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Vettel comes home only seventh!
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Verstappen takes fourth, as Ricciardo beats Hulkenberg to fifth
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Raikkonen takes third, after his late tyre issue
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Bottas comes home second for a Mercedes 1-2
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Huge cheers in the grandstands as he crosses the line
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Hamilton rounds the final corner to win his home Grand Prix!
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Hamilton has started his final lap
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He then slid off track and picked up damage
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He's also got a front-left puncture!
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Vettel's front wing is damaged!
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Verstappen has just pitted, taking on fresh tyres
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Bottas slips through, as Raikkonen crawls back to the pits
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"F**K. My left-front tyre blew up!" Raikkonen shouts
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Raikkonen is slowing!
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Hamilton has posted a new fastest lap
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Ricciardo is just over a second behind him
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"We have a problem, Nico. Keep pushing," comes the response
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"Why do I have so many de-rates?" Hulkenberg asks
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He is wary of the fast-approaching Bottas...
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Raikkonen complains about being given incorrect information
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It's going to be close with Raikkonen...
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Bottas has just posted a new fastest lap of the race
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Hamilton remains over 10 seconds clear of Raikkonen
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"Unbelievable," sighs Grosjean
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Replays show Ericsson tagging Grosjean at Brooklands
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"I have no more fronts, they've been blistering for 20 laps," reports Vettel
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Raikkonen is 7.7s up the road. Can Bottas catch him?
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A huge round of applause in the Mercedes garage after that move
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Bottas flies past Vettel along Hangar this time around!
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But he goes over the run-off and backs out, before Vettel locks up heavily
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Bottas gets a run with DRS and goes around the outside of Vettel at Stowe!
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Vettel goes wide heading onto the Hangar Straight!
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Bottas has arrived at the rear of Vettel's car!
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"My front tyres are giving up," reports Verstappen
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Hamilton is still cruising up front - he's 12s clear of Raikkonen
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Bottas is getting closer and closer to Vettel...
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He comes back out in 14th, but quickly passes Stroll
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Magnussen has finally ditched his initial set of Softs for Super Softs
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That one was half a second quicker than Raikkonen's
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Hamilton, despite his message, posts a new personal best lap
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"My tyres are starting to blister," reports Hamilton
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Raikkonen and Vettel are separated by five seconds, with Bottas rapidly closing in
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Hamilton is over 10 seconds clear up front
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Ricciardo gains another place as he passes Magnussen into Stowe
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He's lapping around a second quicker than the Ferraris
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Bottas is absolutely flying on the Super Soft rubber
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Ricciardo flies past on the approach to Stowe
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Ocon is Ricciardo's next target, just up the road
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Ricciardo makes a move on Perez for ninth
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Alonso jumps out of his car and heads to the back of the garage
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Verstappen complains as he works through traffic
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"Box now, box now, we need to retire," Alonso is told...
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Ricciardo also pits, taking on a set of Softs
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But can he catch and pass the Ferraris?
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Bottas come back out in fourth, ahead of Verstappen
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Bottas pits from second - he swaps to Super Softs
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Sir Frank Williams is watching this one from the garage
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TV cameras zoom in on a '40 Years of Williams' message
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Bottas, Ricciardo and Magnussen are the only drivers yet to pit
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Top 10 update: HAM, BOT, RAI, VET, VER, RIC, HUL, MAG, OCO, PER
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Perez is closing on Ocon - it's Force India vs Force India again...
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Raikkonen is still around 5s up on team-mate Vettel
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"Something is loose," shouts Raikkonen
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So he'll need to build more of a buffer to pit and stay ahead of them
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Bottas is around 10s up on Raikkonen, and 15s up on Vettel
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"I'll pull him," said Hamilton, who has stormed clear
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"If you can't pull away from Valtteri, let him past," Hamilton was told
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Hamilton rejoins just in front of Bottas - that will hurt Bottas
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A slick stop from the Mercedes crew...
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Hamilton now pits from the lead of the race
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He comes back out in third, ahead of Vettel
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Raikkonen pits from second
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He's now 16.2 seconds clear of Vettel
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Bottas posts a new fastest lap of the race
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Verstappen has passes Hulkenberg for fifth position
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Ricciardo's charge continues - he passes Vandoorne for eighth
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Bottas will need a little bit more for a pit-stop
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He's back up to fourth, 15.7.s down on Bottas
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Vettel clears Hulkenberg at Stowe with ease
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Vettel, on fresh rubber, lowers the benchmark next time around
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Hamilton pumps in another new fastest lap of the race
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Replays show a slow rear-left tyre change for Verstappen
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"This is your chance, Valtteri - get the hammer down," Bottas is told
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It's a slightly slow stop! Vettel moves ahead
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"You will be racing Sebastian," he is told over the radio
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Verstappen pits at the end of the lap
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Ricciardo passes Massa at Stowe for P10 - he's into the points!
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Vettel comes back out in sixth, just ahead of Ocon
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He swaps Super Softs for Softs
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Vettel pits from fourth position
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Remember, Vettel is also in a precarious position with penalty points
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Vettel's only route is around the outside, which will require a bold move...
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Verstappen places his car perfectly at Stowe to keep Vettel behind him
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Raikkonen is told to "keep squeezing him", in reference to Hamilton
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Hulkenberg holds sixth, from the Force Indias, with Vandoorne and Massa holding the final points
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Verstappen is nine seconds further back, with Vettel and Bottas close behind
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Hamilton is now four seconds clear at the head of the pack
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Ricciardo passes Grosjean to edge closer to the points
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Meanwhile, Bottas is rapidly closing on the pair
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Vettel has another look on the next lap, but it's not enough...
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"He wants to play bumper cars or something," says Verstappen
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Vettel gesticulates after bouncing over the kerbs - Verstappen also went wide exiting Stowe to hold the place
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Verstappen slams the door shut at Club and keeps the position!
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Verstappen and Vettel go wheel-to-wheel at Stowe!
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Ricciardo's next victim is Stroll - he's up to 12th
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Hamilton pumps in a rapid lap to gain half a second on Raikkonen
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Vettel remains in the DRS window and applies further pressure
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Vettel has a look at Verstappen at Stowe but isn't quite close enough!
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Major Tim Peake is watching on from the Red Bull garage
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Ricciardo makes a move on Alonso into Stowe
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Ricciardo is now all over the back of Alonso
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Raikkonen has responded to Hamilton's pace - he's now matching him
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Alonso has made up the most places so far, gaining seven spots, while Kvyat has lost six after his clash with team-mate Sainz Jr.
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Palmer's car has been brought back to the pits
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Kvyat has been given a drive-through for rejoining the track unsafely
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Ricciardo is making progress again - he's back up to 14th
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Verstappen is slipping away from Raikkonen, with Vettel lingering
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Bottas, meanwhile, continues to climb up the order; he makes a move on Hulkenberg into Stowe for fifth
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Hamilton's lead over Raikkonen is already up to 2.5 seconds
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"I give him the space and he gives me no space - thanks!" Ericsson shouts
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Wehrlein slips through and is now in 15th
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Replays show the Saubers getting very close to each other at Club
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Hamilton complains about de-rates over the radio
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Top 10 update: HAM, RAI, VER, VET, HUL, BOT, OCO, PER, VAN, MAS
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DRS has now been enabled
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"Daniel, is the car OK?" Ricciardo is asked. "F**k knows," comes the response...
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Bottas has made a move on Ocon for sixth
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He's dropped back down to 18th position
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Replays show Ricciardo running out of room at Luffield
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Hamilton has already pulled out a second over Raikkonen
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No changes to the order as the field files through Turn 1
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In comes the Safety Car - we're racing again!
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Sainz Jr.'s race is over, while Kvyat has pitted for a new nose
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"He just turned into me," Kvyat commented
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"You can tell Daniil, great job," sighed Sainz Jr. over the radio
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Wehrlein has pitted, suggesting that he was also involved in some first-lap drama
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Verstappen pulled a brave move around the outside there!
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Replays of the start show Vettel losing out to Verstappen off the line, regaining the place into Village, but losing it again exiting The Loop
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The Kvyat/Sainz Jr. incident is now under investigation
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The Safety Car has been deployed
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Kvyat lost control and slid into the side of Sainz Jr.
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Replays show the Toro Rosso drivers colliding at Becketts
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Hamilton leads Raikkonen by 1.6s at the end of the first lap
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Hulkenberg goes around the outside of Ocon at Stowe to reclaim P5
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Hamilton is sprinting away up front!
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Ocon has launched up to fifth, from Hulkenberg, Bottas and Perez
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Raikkonen keeps second, but Verstappen has got the jump on Vettel!
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Hamilton makes a clean start to hold his lead into Turn 1
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On come the lights... it's go, go, go!
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Vettel's car is smoking on the grid
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The rest of the grid gradually forms up behind him...
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Hamilton returns to his pole position slot once more
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Palmer shakes his head as he walks away from his car
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Start aborted - we have another formation lap
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"I've got a hydraulic problem," adds Palmer
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Palmer has now pulled to the side of the track
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"BBW failure," Palmer reports over the radio
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All other drivers are on the Super Soft rubber
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Starting on Softs: BOT, MAS, STR, MAG, WEH, ERI
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Hamilton leads the field away on the formation lap!
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For reference, air and track temperatures are sitting at 21°C and 28°C
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There's a 60 per cent risk of rain during the race
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There's been a lot of promotion for the new 'Cars 3' film this weekend
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Hollywood superstars Woody Harrelson and Owen Wilson are soaking up the atmosphere on the grid
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Most drivers are now strapped into their cars and ready to go
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Drivers have now gathered at the front of the grid for the national anthem
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There are two DRS zones in place, the first coming on the Wellington Straight, and the second following on the Hangar Straight
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Pirelli reckons a two-stop strategy is the fastest approach to the race: http://www.gpupdate.net/en/f1-news/355944/pirelli-says-two-stop-faster-at-silverstone/
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As a reminder, Pirelli has brought its Super Soft, Soft and Medium tyres here
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A helicopter has just delivered the British Grand Prix trophy!
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Both drivers have taken on several new power unit elements, albeit at different stages of the race weekend
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Daniel Ricciardo, who stopped in qualifying, and Fernando Alonso, despite topping Q1, will share the final row
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Valtteri Bottas will line up ninth in the other Mercedes, following a gearbox penalty, with Haas' Romain Grosjean completing the top 10 on the grid
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Nico Hulkenberg starts a strong fifth for Renault, ahead of the Force Indias and McLaren-Honda's Stoffel Vandoorne
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Ferrari pair Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel line up just behind him, in second and third, with Red Bull's Max Verstappen fourth
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Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton will start this afternoon's race from pole position, his fifth on home soil, after a stunning final qualifying lap
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But we all know that Silverstone can throw a weather surprise...
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According to current forecasts, it 'should' stay dry during the race
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It remains overcast as drivers make their way to the starting grid:
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