Aside from one incident where, like many drivers during the race, he was
momentarily caught out by lingering damp conditions at Turn 1 and was forced off
track, Hamilton controlled matters expertly to claim a deserved fourth British Grand
Prix victory - also the first man to claim three consecutive wins at Silverstone.
“I’m glad that the good English weather came out,” he said afterwards. “We
went out and did the formation lap and it was dry and then all of a sudden it rained