F1 Paddock Pass: British Grand Prix post-race (VIDEO)


Lewis Hamilton extended his lead at the top of the Formula 1 drivers’ championship with a scintillating victory at Silverstone on Sunday in the British Grand Prix, delighting a home crowd of 140,000 fans that braved the rain to cheer on the world champion.

Following an exciting race at that kept us guessing until the very last lap, Will Buxton is on hand for the post-race edition of the NBC Sports Group original digital series “Paddock Pass.”

In part one, Will speaks to Hamilton following his fifth victory on the season. The Briton explains why winning on home soil was so important, going down as his third at Silverstone in F1.

In part two, we hear from Williams’ Valtteri Bottas following his early heroics at Silverstone. The Finnish driver appeared to be in the running for the race win in the first half of the race, only to fade to fifth place overall.

We also catch up with Nico Hulkenberg after an impressive first outing for the B-spec Force India car on Sunday as the German finished the race in seventh place.