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  • LIVE: Qualification
  • Albon and Hülkenberg beaches in Q2

Formula 1 a few seconds ago

Another 6 minutes (Q3) - Verstappen clocked the third time in his first timed lap, but practice what is that gap to Hamilton's fastest time. The difference between the Brit and the Dutchman is 1.1 seconds.

Formula 1one minute ago

Another 7 minutes (Q3) - Hamilton clocks the fastest time and trumps Bottas with a tenth.

Formula 1 2 minutes ago

Another 8 minutes (Q3) - Verstappen already loses several tenths of the Mercedes drivers in the first sector.

Formula 1 5 minutes ago

12 more minutes (Q3) - The decisive qualifying session for the Grand Prix of Great Britain is underway. Max Verstappen sets off with a fresh set of soft tires.

5 minutes ago

Formula 1 · 7 minutes ago

A third place seems to be the maximum achievable for Max Verstappen today. The one second gap to the fastest Mercedes is simply too much.

Formula 1 9 minutes ago

All figures of Q2 in a row.

Disappointment for Albon and Hulkenberg 😔 #BritishGP 🇬🇧 # F1

AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 15: 51 - 1 August 2020

Formula 110 minutes ago

So close! That one hurts 😕 @PierreGASLY sets an identical lap time to Stroll in P10, but will line up P11 as Stroll set his lap first @kvyatofficial finished Q2 in P14 but will drop 5 places tomorrow after a gearbox penalty #AlphaTauri # F1 #BritishGP 🇬 🇧

AvatarAvatar Author Scuderia AlphaTauri Moment of places 15: 51 - August 1, 2020

Formula 113 minutes ago

FINISH (Q2) - Nico Hülkenberg and Alex Albon are stranded in Q2. Max Verstappen is third in the decisive qualifying session. Lance Stroll and Pierre Gasly score exactly the same time, but because the Canadian crossed the start-finish earlier, he can continue to Q3. The dropouts: 

11. Pierre Gasly
12. Alex Albon
13. Nico Hülkenberg
14. Daniil Kvyat
15. George Russell

Formula 1 · 17 minutes ago

3 more minutes (Q2) - It is busy on the track. All cars are still on the road.

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Formula 119 minutes ago

Another 5 minutes (Q2) - Hamilton takes the second time from Verstappen on the medium band. The score: 

  • Bottas 1.25.015
  • Hamilton 1.25,347
  • Verstappen 1.26,144
  • Leclerc 1.26.203
  • Ocon 1.26,252
  • Formula 1 · 21 minutes ago

    Another 7 minutes (Q2) - Max Verstappen has got out of his car and seems to think he is safe for Q3. The eight-time Grand Prix winner is in second place with 1.26.144.

    Formula 1 24 minutes ago

    8 more minutes - The gravel has been swept away. The session is resumed.

    Formula 1 24 minutes ago

    FL RED FLAG 🚩 Hamilton's spin sprayed gravel on the track.Marshals are doing their work! #BritishGP 🇬🇧 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 15: 36 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 25 minutes ago

    Another 8 minutes (Q2) - If the session is resumed soon, there are still more than eight minutes on the clock. In the danger zone: 

    6. Norris
    7. Vettel
    8. Stroll
    9. Albon
    10. Hülkenberg

    11. Russell
    12. Hamilton
    13. Ricciardo
    14. Gasly
    15. Kvyat

    25 minutes ago

    Formula 1 · 27 minutes ago

    Another 8 minutes (Q2) - Just before Hamilton's spin, Bottas showed what the Mercedes is capable of. The Finn clocked a lap of 1.25.015 and is therefore a full second faster than the rest. 

  • Bottas 1.25.015
  • Verstappen 1.26,144
  • Leclerc 1.26.203
  • Ocon 1.26,252
  • Sainz 1.26,276
  • Formula 130 minutes ago

    Another 8 min (Q2) - Code red. The session is stopped because Hamilton has laid quite a lot of gravel on the asphalt with his spin.

    Formula 130 minutes ago

    9 more minutes (Q2) - Hamilton purrs! The Brit makes a rare mistake in his fast lap, but can continue his way.

    Formula 1 · 32 minutes ago

    11 more minutes (Q2) - The list of medium tire drivers is large: 

    • Bottas
    • Hamilton 
    • Verstappen
    • Stroll
    • Hülkenberg
    • Albon
    • Leclerc

    Formula 1 · 34 minutes ago

    14 more minutes (Q2) - Max Verstappen, like Albon and Hülkenberg, will try to reach Q3 on yellow medium tires. The drivers who reach the top ten must start the race on the tire they use in this session.

    34 minutes ago

    Formula 1 · 36 minutes ago

    All figures of Q1 in a row.

    5 drivers out, 15 remain ... Q2 coming up shortly #BritishGP 🇬🇧 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 15: 25 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 · 36 minutes ago

    Russell may have to fear a grid penalty. The FIA ​​reports that the Williams driver may have driven too fast during a yellow flag, caused by teammate Latifi, to say the least.

    Formula 139 minutes ago

    ❌ ELIMINATED IN Q1 ❌MagnussenGiovinazziRaikkonenGrosjeanLatifi 🔄 #BritishGP 🇬🇧 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 15: 21 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 40 minutes ago

    FINISH (Q1) - George Russell reaches Q2 again in his Williams, while teammate Nicholas Latifi finishes last. Max Verstappen is third in the second qualifying session and Valtteri Bottas is the fastest. The dropouts: 

    16. Magnussen
    17. Giovinazzi
    18. Räikkönen
    19. Grosjean
    20. Latifi

    Formula 1 · 42 minutes ago

    Another 1 min (Q1) - Latifi spins in sector 2, creating a yellow flag. Romain Grosjean is one of the drivers who suffer from this.

    42 minutes ago

    Formula 1 · 44 minutes ago

    Another 1 min (Q1) - Hamilton is the only rider of the top teams that is still outside. Bottas and Verstappen feel safe and are in the pits.

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    It is busy on the track and it is therefore difficult for the drivers to find a free lap.

    Form an orderly queue ... Drivers trying to free up some clear track for a flying lap #BritishGP 🇬🇧 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 15: 13 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    Another 4 minutes (Q1) - In the danger zone: 

    14. Ocon
    15. Russell

    16. Magnussen
    17. Räikkönen
    18. Giovinazzi
    19. Latifi
    20. Grosjean

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    Another 6 minutes (Q1) - Both Mercedes are improving. Verstappen sends his Red Bull into the pits after one timed lap and is safe for Q2. The position at the top:

  • Bottas 1.25,801
  • Hamilton 1.25,900
  • Verstappen 1.26,115
  • Leclerc 1.26,550
  • Stroll 1,26,555
  • Formula 1 an hour ago

    Another 7 minutes (Q1) - In the danger zone: 

    14. Russell
    15. Räikkönen

    16. Latifi
    17. Magnussen
    18. Grosjean
    19. Giovinazzi
    - Norris

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    Another 8 minutes (Q1) - Verstappen clocked the second time in his first timed lap. Valtteri Bottas is only two hundredths faster than the Dutchman.

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    Another 10 minutes (Q1) - Bottas and Hamilton top the times list old-fashioned. Verstappen is busy with his first fast lap.

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    11 more minutes (Q1) - Verstappen sets off with the soft tire. It is therefore important to finish with the best fifteen drivers in this session.

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    13 more minutes (Q1) - The Mercedes drivers drive outside. Verstappen is still inside. Daniil Kvyat (1.26,819) is the fastest for the time being.

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    18 more minutes (Q1) - Q1 begins! The best fifteen drivers advance to the second qualifying session.

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    It is fourteen degrees colder than yesterday at Silverstone.

    It's A LOT cooler than yesterday ⛅️ #BritishGP 🇬🇧 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 14: 53 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    The forecast was initially that it would remain dry all weekend, but now there seem to be some showers around Silverstone. The FIA ​​estimates the chance of rain during qualifying at 60 percent.

    We've reached peak Silverstone! ☀️➡️☁️ #BritishGP

    AvatarAvatar Author McLaren Moment of places 14: 25 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 an hour ago

    Carlos Sainz keeps himself sharp with a boxing match. Qualifying for the Grand Prix of Great Britain will start at 3 p.m.

    Video

    Quali focus ... on. 👊🥊 #BritishGP | @ Carlossainz55

    AvatarAvatar Author McLaren Moment of places 14: 35 - 1 August 2020

    Formula 1 2 hours ago

    Mercedes took pole position at Silverstone the last seven times. The final pole sitters for the British Grand Prix:

    • 2019 - Valtteri Bottas - Mercedes
    • 2018 - Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes
    • 2017 - Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes
    • 2016 - Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes
    • 2015 - Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes
    • 2014 - Nico Rosberg - Mercedes
    • 2013 - Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes
    • 2012 - Fernando Alonso - Ferrari
    • 2011 - Mark Webber - Red Bull
    • 2010 - Sebastian Vettel - Red Bull📸

    Formula 1 2 hours ago

    Qualifying results Max Verstappen in Silverstone:

    • 2019 - Fourth
    • 2018 - Fifth
    • 2017 - Fourth
    • 2016 - Third
    • 2015 - Thirteenth (Toro Rosso) 📸

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