Ferrari moves towards 450 front row starts
After making a clean sweep of the front row in France, Ferrari now counts 449 front row grid placings. If one car qualifies in first or second in Great Britain, it will be the first team to record 450 front row starts.
Kimi Raikkonen, McLaren Mercedes, during the 2003 British Grand Prix © LAT
• Kimi Raikkonen is on a string of five podium finishes, going back to 2003. He has recorded three third places, a second and a win last year. He was the pole-sitter in 2004 and started on the front row in 2006 and 2007. Raikkonen was able to finish third in 2005 despite starting from 12th on the grid.
• Felipe Massa obtained his best results in Silverstone in 2006 and 2007 with fourth on the grid and fifth at the chequered flag in both years.