1 week Spin class: Hamilton admits ‘hardest turnaround’ at British GP Inquirer
Lewis Hamilton admitted his recovery on Saturday from a spin to claim a record-smashing pole position for the British Grand Prix had been his "hardest turnaround". The six-time world champion had struggled to match his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas in final practice and the first two parts of qualifying at Silverstone. He recovered from a rare spin in Q2, which required him to then put in a necessary lap to proceed to Q3 where, after a personal re-boot, he found the pace for his seventh pole at the English circuit. "It wasn't a nice qualifying for me until then," he ... more