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Minute by minute of the Formula 1 Grand Prix at Silverstone: the fight between Ferrari and Red Bull

The soft red tires, by Max Verstappen, is one of the points of attention in this start of the competition.The probability of rain for the race has


The soft red tires, by Max Verstappen, is one of the points of attention in this start of the competition.

The probability of rain for the race has dropped to 20%, as announced by the Formula 1 authorities.

Pirelli full two stops and the strategies of the teams are almost identical. In any case, the rain can change all the plans, even at the last minute it is evaluated whether or not they will go out with soft tires.

The British GP was held 74 times. It is, together with Italy, the only one that has been run every season, since 1950. The Silverstone circuit is 5.8 kilometers long, divided into 18 curves. The most successful driver is Lewis Hamilton with eight wins, followed by Jim Clark and Alain Prost with five wins each.

Sebastian Vettel made an exhibition with Nigel Mansell’s Williams, with which the Briton was champion in 1992. A special display, as the Williams was powered by a carbon neutral fuel.

The pilots begin to take precautions for the competition since the teams analyze the weather conditions and there is a 70% chance of rain.

Carlos Sainz will start from the first place and then there will be Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc, in a circuit that has 18 curves.