May 23, 2013; Monte Carlo, MONACO; Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton (GBR) during practice for the 2013 Monaco Grand Prix. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Prevost/Presse Sports via USA TODAY Sports

Mercedes Sweeps British Grand Prix Front Row


Formula One is in Britain this weekend for the British Grand Prix after a three week break It’s been an interesting weekend thus far for the 2013 British Grand Prix.

Giedo van der Garde lost grid spots after causing an avoidable accident. Paul di Resta will also start last after his car was found underweight in inspection.

Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber are the favorites to win this weekend but Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg are showing some speed and would love to challenge for the win.

Date: Sunday, June 30

Location: Silverstone and Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Race Track: Silverstone Circuit

TV Info: CNBC

TV Coverage Start Time: 8:00 a.m. ET

Live Stream: TBD

Total Laps: 52 laps

Defending Race Champion: Mark Webber

Defending Pole Sitter: Fernando Alonso

Starting Lineup:

  1. Lewis Hamilton
  2. Nico Rosberg
  3. Sebastian Vettel
  4. Mark Webber
  5. Daniel Ricciardo
  6. Adrian Sutil
  7. Romain Grosjean
  8. Kimi Raikkonen
  9. Fernando Alonso
  10. Jenson Button
  11. Felipe Massa
  12. Jean Eric Vergne
  13. Sergio Perez
  14. Nico Hulkenberg
  15. Pastor Maldonado
  16. Valtteri Bottas
  17. Esteban Gutierrez
  18. Charles Pic
  19. Jules Bianchi
  20. Max Chilton
  21. Giedo van der Garde
  22. Paul di Resta

Tags: British Grand Prix Formula One