Pre-GP Quiz 2012 British Grand Prix


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As a part of the wonderful British summer of hype, here comes Silverstone.

1. The British GP sees the 50th anniversary of Dan Gurney taking the only F1 win for which constructor at Rouen?


2. Its also 5 years to the day since Lewis Hamilton sat on pole at Silverstone. What is his best qualifying result there since?

4th position in 2008 and 2010

3. How many times has Jenson Button retired from the British Grand Prix?

4 (in 2002, 2006, 2008 and 2011)

4. Sebastian Vettel reached joint 3rd in the all-time poles record in Valencia at the age of 24 years, 11 months and 21 days. There are only 14 drivers to have achieved pole positions at younger than that age. Other than Sebastian Vettel, name them:


5. Who was the last polesitter at Brands Hatch?

Nelson Piquet (1986)

6. Who has the most career points. Sergio Perez, Paul di Resta or Romain Grosjean?

Its tight! di Resta (54) just beats Perez and Grosjean (53)

7. How many times have Williams won the British Grand Prix?


8. How many different winners did Aintree's 5 GPs have?

5. Moss, Brooks, Brabham, Von Trips and Clark. Note Moss won it twice, one shared with Brooks.
If only I'd have got another couple of points.... it would have just been embarrassing :(
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