Mercedes only learned Nico Rosberg was under investigation for his radio message at Silverstone when they heard Red Bull tell Max Verstappen he was.
Max Verstappen was voted Driver of the Weekend for the second time this year after claiming second place in the British Grand Prix.
A downpour 20 minutes before the start at Silverstone raised prospects of an action-packed race – but many felt it failed to deliver.
The drama of a standing start is key to F1’s appeal so it’s not hard to understand the disappointment when races begin behind the Safety Car instead.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2016 British Grand Prix weekend.
Mercedes has confirmed it will not appeal Nico Rosberg’s British Grand Prix penalty but plans to raise concerns about “over-regulation” in F1.
Silverstone produced some of the most difficult racing conditions so far this year and some drivers rose to the challenge better than others.
Lewis Hamilton’s fourth British Grand Prix victory means he needs just one more to equal the most successful drivers ever at his home race.
Lewis Hamilton had a rocky start to his bid for a fourth world championship but he drew a line under it in emphatic style in front of his home crowd.
Nico Rosberg has been relegated to third place in the final classification for the British Grand Prix.
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Almost every driver who finished the British Grand Prix ignored Pirelli’s advice on tyre stint lengths.
Unusually the top five drivers on the grid all finished in the same order – however the driver who started sixth had a terrible race.
Nico Rosberg set the fastest lap of the British Grand Prix but Fernando Alonso’s McLaren was just a tenth of a second slower.
Lewis Hamilton has spoken out against the treatment his team mate received from some spectators at the British Grand Prix.
Nico Rosberg is confident he will avoid a penalty for being given radio assistance during the British Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel disagrees with his penalty for forcing Felipe Massa of the track, saying it was not intentional.
Daniel Ricciardo said he’s fed up of finishing in fourth place after a “boring” British Grand Prix.
Nico Rosberg’s second place could be under threat as he is under investigation for radio messages he received after experiencing a problem with his gearbox.
The 2016 British Grand Prix in pictures.