British GP: Bottas leads Mercedes 1-2 in close FP2

Bottas set a searing pace in the early part of the session, almost eight tenths clear of Max Verstappen’s Red Bull, which was initially next fastest on the medium compound Pirelli tyre.
Hamilton was 1.225s down on Bottas on that tyre, after a run that included a brief off-track moment at high speed.
But Bottas struggled to beat his own benchmark after bolting on the softest compound. He ...Keep reading