Mercedes Duo Lead British Drills
SILVERSTONE, England – Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg continued to dominate Formula One for Mercedes by leading both practice sessions Friday for the British Grand Prix at the Silverstone Circuit.
English native Hamilton was fastest on the day, setting quick time in the second practice with a 1:34.508 to best his teammate Rosberg, who timed in at 1:34.736 in the second practice.
Fernando Alonso was third for Ferrari in practice two, followed by the Red Bull pair of Daniel Ricciardo and defending World Champion Sebastian Vettel.
Rosberg led the way in the opening practice, setting the pace with a 1:35.424. Hamilton timed second fastest and was followed by Alonso, Ricciardo and the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen.