It happened when accelerating Out of < / P: Lewis Hamilton turned once on its axis - a rare error of the six-times world champion, him self a little stunned: "My first driver in a long time!" However, Hamilton pulled back and drove in the formula 1 Qualifying at Silverstone is still on the Pole Position, with a track record.
The Qualifying session but this was not "really nice" for him, although he with his 91. Pole Position, its expanded seventh at Silverstone, the formula 1 records more.
The slip-up in Q2 is Hamilton for the time being not come to rest. How he was created? Hamilton explained: "The Balance in the car was constant. I was in trouble." And because he was fighting with the car, he turned away suddenly.
had went To a short pit stay in Hamilton with a fresh Medium tyres again, time to hunt, especially with his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas presented. "And since it is a question, calm down and focus," says Hamilton. "Because in Qualifying, a Run on the previous builds."
As in Q1, Hamilton had to wait in line, however, in Q2, behind Bottas. Residue: three-tenths of a second. He had to only digest once.
"give the turn", he explains further, "this was probably the hardest part. I went with a fresh mentality in Q3 and I did two good laps."As Hamilton explains, the Mercedes-the form of increase of
In fact, Hamilton turned in the qualifying finals of the tables and was, in turn, Bottas by three tenths of a second behind - and the competition for Max Verstappen is equal to about a second.
how Mercedes had the Speed, after it was in the Friday practice much more closely approached? Hamilton justified it with the changing temperatures on Saturday: "Today, tens of degrees Celsius, it was cooler or something. The Wind was from a slightly different direction. And the played us in the cards."
"had Ever been hot it on Friday, the more difficult it had become for us. We have understood over night, and it corrected."
It was "quite incredible", as Mercedes always could add, from one day to the next or, more generally, in the formula 1 development. "Step-by-step is for us always to be at the front," says Hamilton. "We are still in the Tempo, push the boundaries. This is probably the most impressive thing about this Team."
This article by Stefan Ehlen
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