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British Grand Prix
Silverstone, 4-6 July

Silverstone is trying hard to improve its facilities after recent criticism, but the track itself remains a good one
Location: Silverstone, England
Date: 21 June
Length: 3.194 miles
Rating (out of 10): 7

Silverstone's mix of corners make it a good test of the abilities of car and driver, but overtaking is difficult.

Becketts and Copse, in particular, are daunting tests for man and machine - and provide spectators with a glimpse of an F1 car's awesome capabilities.

Following some much-needed investment, Silverstone has made efforts in recent years to improve its facilities.

But with F1 in Britain moving to Donnington from 2010, Silverstone looks set for a period out of the limelight.

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