*** Formula One - British Grand Prix Preview ***
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 Date: Sunday, July 5
 Site: Silverstone Circuit -- Silverstone, England
 Track: 5.891 km (3.667 miles), 18-turn road course
 Capacity: 100,000+
 Annual: 66th
 Television: CNBC
 Start Time: 8 a.m. ET
 Qualifying Time: Saturday, July 4/8 a.m. ET (TV: CNBC)
 Defending Champion: Lewis Hamilton
 Runner-up: Valtteri Bottas
 Pole Winner: Nico Rosberg (retired after 28 laps completed/gearbox issue)
 Laps: 52
 Miles: 190.262 (306.198 km)
 Qualifying Record: Kimi Raikkonen, 2004 (1 min., 18.233 secs.)
 Race Record: Alain Prost, 1985 (1 hr., 18 mins., 10.436 secs.)
 
                                  2014 Finish
                                  -----------
 
 Finish  Driver               Start          Finish  Driver               Start
 ------  ------               -----          ------  ------               -----
   1     Lewis Hamilton          6             6     Fernando Alonso        16
   2     Valtteri Bottas        14             7     Kevin Magnussen         5
   3     Daniel Ricciardo        8             8     Nico Hulkenberg         4
   4     Jenson Button           3             9     Daniil Kvyat            9
   5     Sebastian Vettel        2            10     Jean-Eric Vergne       10
 
                   2014 British Grand Prix Facts and Figures
                   -----------------------------------------
 
 Average Speed: 125.090 kph
 Time of Race: 2 hrs., 26 mins., 52.094 secs.
 Margin of Victory: 30.135 secs.
 Cars running at finish: 16
 Cars on Final Lap: 9
 Fastest Lap: Lewis Hamilton, 1:37.176, Lap 26
 Pole Winner: Nico Rosberg (1:35.766)
 
        Past British Grand Prix Winners (Starting Position) Car -- Speed
        ----------------------------------------------------------------
 
 2014 -- Lewis Hamilton (6) -- Mercedes -- 125.090 kph/2:26:52.094
 2013 -- Nico Rosberg (2) -- Mercedes -- 197.566 kph/1:32:59.456
 2012 -- Mark Webber (2) -- Red Bull Renault -- 215.662 kph/1:25:11.288
 2011 -- Fernando Alonso (3) -- Ferrari -- 207.155 kph/1:28:41.196
 2010 -- Mark Webber (2) -- Renault -- 217.088 kph/1:24:38.200
 2009 -- Sebastian Vettel (1) -- Renault -- 221.326 kph/1:22:49.328
 2008 -- Lewis Hamilton (4) -- McLaren-Mercedes -- 186.585 kph/1:39:09.440
 2007 -- Kimi Raikkonen (2) -- Ferrari -- 222.629 kph/1:21:43.074
 2006 -- Fernando Alonso (1) -- Renault -- 215.468 kph/1:25:51.927
 2005 -- Juan Montoya (3) -- McLaren-Mercedes -- 218.968 kph/1:24:29.588
 2004 -- Michael Schumacher (4) -- Ferrari -- 218.403 kph/1:24:42.700
 2003 -- Rubens Barrichello (1) -- Ferrari -- 208.875 kph/1:28:34.554
 2002 -- Michael Schumacher (3) -- Ferrari -- 1:31:45.015
 2001 -- Mika Hakkinen (2) -- McLaren-Mercedes -- 1:25:33.770
 2000 -- David Coulthard (4) -- McLaren-Mercedes -- 1:28:50.108
 1999 -- David Coulthard (3) -- McLaren-Mercedes -- 1:32:30.144
 1998 -- Michael Schumacher (2) -- Ferrari -- 1:47:02.450
 1997 -- Jacques Villeneuve (1) -- Williams-Renault -- 1:28:01.665
 1996 -- Jacques Villeneuve (2) -- Williams-Renault -- 1:33:00.874
 1995 -- Johnny Herbert (5) -- Benetton-Renault -- 1:35:35.093
 1994 -- Damon Hill (1) -- Williams-Renault -- 1:30:03.640
 1993 -- Alain Prost (1) -- Williams-Renault -- 1:25:38.189
 1992 -- Nigel Mansell (1) -- Williams-Renault -- 1:25:42.991
 1991 -- Nigel Mansell (1) -- Williams-Renault -- 1:27:35.479
 1990 -- Alain Prost (5) -- Ferrari -- 1:18:30.999
 1989 -- Alain Prost (2) -- McLaren-Honda -- 1:19:22.131
 1988 -- Ayrton Senna (3) -- McLaren-Honda -- 1:33:16.367
 1987 -- Nigel Mansell (2) -- Williams-Honda -- 1:19:11.780
 1986 -- Nigel Mansell (2) -- Williams-Honda -- 1:30:38.471
 1985 -- Alain Prost (3) -- McLaren-TAG -- 1:18:10.436
 1984 -- Niki Lauda (3) -- McLaren-TAG -- 1:29:28.532
 1983 -- Alain Prost (3) -- Renault -- 1:24:39.780
 1982 -- Niki Lauda (5) -- McLaren-Ford -- 1:35:33.812
 1981 -- John Watson (5) -- McLaren-Ford -- 1:26:54.80
 1980 -- Alan Jones (3) -- Williams-Ford -- 1:34:49.228
 1979 -- Clay Regazzoni (4) -- Williams-Ford -- 1:26:11.17
 1978 -- Carlos Reutemann (8) -- Ferrari -- 1:42:12.39
 1977 -- James Hunt (1) -- McLaren-Ford -- 1:31:46.06
 1976 -- James Hunt (1) -- Ferrari -- 1:44:19.66
 1975 -- Emerson Fittipaldi (1) -- McLaren-Ford -- 1:22:05.0
 1974 -- Jody Scheckter (3) -- Tyrrell-Ford -- 1:43:02.2
 1973 -- Peter Revson (3) -- McLaren-Ford -- 1:29:18.5
 1972 -- Emerson Fittipaldi (2) -- Lotus-Ford -- 1:47:50.2
 1971 -- Jackie Stewart (2) -- Tyrrell-Ford-- 1:31:31.5
 1970 -- Jochen Rindt (1) -- Lotus-Ford -- 1:57:02.0
 1969 -- Jackie Stewart (2) -- Matra-Ford -- 1:55:55.6
 1968 -- Jo Siffert (4) -- Lotus-Ford -- 2:01:20.3
 1967 -- Jim Clark (1) -- Lotus-Ford -- 1:59:25.6
 1966 -- Jack Brabham (1) -- Brabham-Repco -- 2:13:13.4
 1965 -- Jim Clark (1) -- Lotus-Climax -- 2:05:25.4
 1964 -- Jim Clark (1) -- Lotus-Climax -- 2:15:07.0
 1963 -- Jim Clark (1) -- Lotus-Climax -- 2:14:09.6
 1962 -- Jim Clark (1) -- Lotus-Climax -- 2:26:20.8
 1961 -- Wolfgang Von Trips (4) -- Ferrari -- 2:40:53.6
 1960 -- Jack Brabham (1) -- Cooper-Climax -- 2:04:24.3
 1959 -- Jack Brabham (1) -- Cooper-Climax -- 2:30:11.6
 1958 -- Peter Collins (6) -- Ferrari -- 2:09:04.2
 1957 -- Stirling Moss (3) -- Vanwall -- 3:06:37.8
 1956 -- Juan Manuel Fangio (2) -- Ferrari -- 2:59:47.0
 1955 -- Stirling Moss (1) -- Mercedes -- 3:07.21.2
 1954 -- Jose Froilan Gonzalez (2) -- Ferrari -- 2:56:14
 1953 -- Alberto Ascari (1) -- Ferrari -- 2:50:00
 1952 -- Alberto Ascari (2) -- Ferrari -- 2:46.11
 1951 -- Jose Froilan Gonzalez (1) -- Ferrari -- 2:42:18.2
 1950 -- Nino Farina (1) -- Alfa Romeo-- 2:13:23.6
 
                 Past British Grand Prix Pole Winners (Finish)
                 ---------------------------------------------
 
 2014 -- Nico Rosberg -- 18
 2013 -- Lewis Hamilton -- 4
 2012 -- Fernando Alonso -- 2
 2011 -- Mark Webber -- 3
 2010 -- Sebastian Vettel -- 7
 2009 -- Sebastian Vettel -- 1
 2008 -- Heikki Kovalainen -- 5
 2007 -- Lewis Hamilton -- 3
 2006 -- Fernando Alonso -- 1
 2005 -- Fernando Alonso -- 2
 2004 -- Kimi Raikkonen -- 2
 2003 -- Rubens Barrichello -- 1
 2002 -- Juan Pablo Montoya -- 3
 2001 -- Michael Schumacher -- 2
 2000 -- Rubens Barrichello -- 20
 1999 -- Mika Hakkinen -- 18
 1998 -- Mika Hakkinen -- 2
 1997 -- Jacques Villeneuve -- 1
 1996 -- Damon Hill -- 15
 1995 -- Damon Hill -- 15
 1994 -- Damon Hill -- 1
 1993 -- Alain Prost -- 1
 1992 -- Nigel Mansell -- 1
 1991 -- Nigel Mansell -- 1
 1990 -- Nigel Mansell -- 15
 1989 -- Ayrton Senna -- 25
 1988 -- Gerhard Berger -- 9
 1987 -- Nelson Piquet -- 2
 1986 -- Nelson Piquet -- 2
 1985 -- Keke Rosberg -- 18
 1984 -- Nelson Piquet -- 7
 1983 -- Rene Arnoux -- 5
 1982 -- Keke Rosberg -- 14
 1981 -- Rene Arnoux -- 9
 1980 -- Didier Pironi -- 15
 1979 -- Alan Jones -- 18
 1978 -- Ronnie Peterson -- 26
 1977 -- James Hunt -- 1
 1976 -- Niki Lauda -- 1
 1975 -- Emerson Fittipaldi -- 1
 1974 -- Niki Lauda -- 5
 1973 -- Ronnie Peterson -- 2
 1972 -- Jacky Ickx -- 17
 1971 -- Clay Regazzoni -- 17
 1970 -- Jochen Rindt -- 1
 1969 -- Jochen Rindt -- 4
 1968 -- Graham Hill -- 14
 1967 -- Jim Clark -- 1
 1966 -- Jack Brabham -- 1
 1965 -- Jim Clark -- 1
 1964 -- Jim Clark -- 1
 1963 -- Jim Clark -- 1
 1962 -- Jim Clark -- 1
 1961 -- Phil Hill -- 2
 1960 -- Jack Brabham -- 1
 1959 -- Jack Brabham -- 1
 1958 -- Stirling Moss -- 14
 1957 -- Tony Brooks -- 12
 1956 -- Stirling Moss -- 12
 1955 -- Stirling Moss -- 1
 1954 -- Juan Manuel Fangio -- 4
 1953 -- Alberto Ascari -- 1
 1952 -- Nino Farina -- 6
 1951 -- Jose Froilan Gonzalez -- 1
 1950 -- Nino Farina -- 1
 
                               Last Race Results
                               -----------------
 
 Race: Austrian Grand Prix (June 21)
 Site: Red Bull Ring -- Spielberg, Austria
 Laps: 71
 Miles: 190.773 (307.020 km)
 Winner: Nico Rosberg
 Second: Lewis Hamilton
 Third: Felipe Massa
 Fourth: Sebastian Vettel
 Fifth: Valtteri Bottas
 Pole Winner: Lewis Hamilton (finished 2)
 Time of Race: 1 hr., 30 mins., 16.930 secs.
 Average Speed: 204.040 kph
 Margin of Victory: 8.800 secs.
 
                         British Grand Prix Entry List
                         -----------------------------
 
 Car  Driver, Hometown                     Car/Name
 ---  ----------------                     --------
   3  Daniel Ricciardo (Perth, Australia)  Red Bull Racing-Renault
   5  Sebastian Vettel (Heppenheim, Germ)  Ferrari
   6  Nico Rosberg (Wiesbaden, Germany)    Mercedes
   7  Kimi Raikkonen (Espoo, Finland)      Ferrari
   8  Romain Grosjean (Geneva,Switzerland) Lotus-Mercedes
   9  Marcus Ericsson (Kumla, Sweden)      Sauber-Ferrari
  11  Sergio Perez (Guadalajara, Mexico)   Force India-Mercedes
  12  Felipe Nasr (Brasilia, Brazil)       Sauber-Ferrari
  13  Pastor Maldonado (Maracay,Venezuela) Lotus-Mercedes
  14  Fernando Alonso (Oviedo, Spain)      McLaren-Honda
  19  Felipe Massa (Sao Paulo, Brazil)     Williams-Mercedes
  22  Jenson Button (Frome, England)       McLaren-Honda
  26  Daniil Kvyat (Bashkortostan, Russia) Red Bull Racing-Renault
  27  Nico Hulkenberg (Emmerich, Germany)  Force India-Mercedes
  28  Will Stevens (Rochford, England)     Marussia-Ferrari
  33  Max Verstappen (Hasselt, Belgium)    Toro Rosso-Renault
  44 *Lewis Hamilton (Stevenage, England)  Mercedes
  55  Carlos Sainz (Madrid, Spain)         Toro Ross-Renault
  77  Valtteri Bottas (Nastola, Finland)   Williams-Mercedes
  98  Roberto Merhi (Castellon, Spain)     Marussia-Ferrari
 
 * - defending champion.
 
                Leading Contenders (Finish the last nine years)
                -----------------------------------------------
 
 Driver               2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014
 ------               ----  ----  ----  ----  ----  ----  ----  ----  ----
 Lewis Hamilton       ---     3   Won    16     2     4     8     4   Won
 Valtteri Bottas      ---   ---   ---   ---   ---   ---   ---    12     2
 Daniel Ricciardo     ---   ---   ---   ---   ---    19    13     8     3
 Jenson Button        Ret    10   Ret     6     4   Ret    10    13     4
 Sebastian Vettel     ---   ---   Ret   Won     7     2     3   Ret     5
 Fernando Alonso      Won     2     6    14    14   Won     2     3     6
 Nico Rosberg           9    12     9     5     3     6    15   Won   Ret
 Felipe Massa           5     5    13     4    15     5     4     6   Ret
 Kimi Raikkonen         3   Won     4     8   ---   ---     5     5   Ret
 
 Mover of the Week
 -----------------
 Daniel Ricciardo        - started 18 and finished 10
 
 Sports Network Selections
 -------------------------
 Pick to Win - Nico Rosberg
 
 Last Week's Pick to Win (Lewis Hamilton) - finished 2
 
 NOTES:
      The British Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit is the ninth round on the
 2015 Formula One calendar.
 
 There have been 65 previous F1-sanctioned British GPs. Silverstone will host
 the event for the 49th time this year. The race has also been held at Aintree
 (alternating yearly with Silverstone from 1955-62) and at Brands Hatch
 (alternating with Silverstone from 1963-86).
 
 Jim Clark and Alain Prost have the most British GP wins with five each. One of
 Clark's victories was scored at Aintree (1962) and another at Brands Hatch
 (1964). All five of Prost's wins occurred at Silverstone (1983, '85, '89, '90,
 '93).
 
 In the past 65 years, this race has been won by the following British drivers:
 Stirling Moss (1955 and '57), Peter Collins (1958), Jim Clark (1962-65 and
 '67), Jackie Stewart (1969 and '71), James Hunt (1977), John Watson (1981),
 Nigel Mansell (1986, '87, '91 and '92), Damon Hill (1994), Johnny Herbert
 (1995), David Coulthard (1999 and 2000) and Lewis Hamilton (2008 and '14).
 
 Ferrari leads all constructors with 16 wins in the British Grand Prix. Three
 of the team's victories in this race happened with Michael Schumacher.
 Ferrari's first-ever win in F1 occurred in the 1951 British GP, with Jose
 Froilan Gonzalez taking the checkered flag.
 
 McLaren has the second most victories in the British GP with 14, followed by
 Williams with 10.
 
 Fernando Alonso from McLaren and Lewis Hamilton from Mercedes are those active
 drivers with multiple victories in the British GP. Alonso's first win in this
 race occurred in 2006 when he drove for Renault. His other victory there
 happened in 2011, driving for Ferrari at the time.
 
 Jenson Button from McLaren leads all active drivers with 15 starts in the
 British GP. Button has yet to score a podium finish in this race. His best
 finish there is fourth, which happened three times, most recently in 2014.
 
 Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo made his F1 debut in the 2011 British GP,
 starting 24th and finishing 19th. Ricciardo drove Hispania Racing (HRT) at the
 time.
 
 Round 10 in this year's F1 world championship is the July 26 Hungarian Grand
 Prix in Budapest, Hungary. Daniel Ricciardo is the defending race winner.
 
 06/30 21:22:43 ET

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