The changing faces of F1’s British GP conquerors
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The changing faces of F1’s British GP conquerors

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The British Grand Prix is where the world championship began in 1950. STUART CODLING looks at six of Formula 1's era-defining cars which have all scored memorable victories in its original race

The British Grand Prix has been a mainstay of the Formula 1 calendar since the world championship's very first race in 1950.

Across races at Silverstone, Brands Hatch and Aintree, F1 drivers and cars have been competing for over 70 years for the honour of lifting the perpetual Royal Automobile Club Trophy and to join a list of winners that counts all the era-defining drivers - from legendary world champions to home heroes enjoying their day in the sun.

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