British GP: More fun facts about the F1 race at Silverstone

This weekend will be the 70th race held in Silverstone, the Formula 1 event with the most races to be held at one circuit in the history of the sport.

Home to championship leader, Lewis Hamilton, the British driver will attempt to win his six home race on Sunday.

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Now that the future of Silverstone as an F1 track is looking increasingly uncertain, it’s a perfect time to look back at how the track has changed since 1948. Read about how it has changed here: #BritishGP: The evolution of Silverstone over the years

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