One of Formula 1’s classic races takes place this weekend with the British Grand Prix from Silverstone, and there’s plenty of talking points heading into the race.
That makes it a perfect day for the pre-race edition of the NBC Sports Group original digital series Paddock Pass.
NBCSN F1 pit reporter and insider Will Buxton gathers reaction following the “F1 Live London” fan event in Trafalgar Square and Whitehall on Wednesday and then from the drivers arriving at Silverstone. There’s also the event’s future to discuss, with Silverstone having announced a contract break earlier this week after the 2019 race.
Meanwhile the championship battle stands at a critical point with Lewis Hamilton entering 20 points back of Sebastian Vettel, and needing his fourth straight British Grand Prix win and fifth overall to stop his run of difficult races.
Here’s the latest episode, below: