2018 Formula 1: British Grand Prix Betting Tips

July 5th 2018, 3:01pm, By: andyrosos

The 2018 Formula 1 season continues this weekend as we head to Silverstone Circuit in England for the Annual British Grand Prix. We take a look at the event in full and give our betting tips below.

It was a bit of a weird week in Round 9 of the Formula 1 season a few weeks ago as Max Verstappen took out the Austrian Grand Prix ahead of Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel. All around it was a good weekend for Ferrari as the Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen from Team Haas finished in 4th and 5th place respectively.

It was a tough weekend for championship hopefuls Lewis Hamilton and Daniel Ricciardo, who both retired from the race. With the 3rd place finish, Vettel moved into the top spot on the Drivers Championship, while Daniel Ricciardo slipped to 4th with the retirement.

Hamilton will be desperate to bounce back from a disappointing finish in Austria in his home Grand Prix this weekend, which he has won for the past four years in a row and five total times.

Silverstone has been the permanent home of the British Grand Prix since 1987, when the year on-year off alternation with Brands Hatch ended. The course is described by drivers as one of the faster tracks on the F1 tour, and one that proposes tough challenges when trying to overtake.

Regardless of how the track is playing and the weather conditions, this race is Lewis Hamilton’s to lose. The Mercedes driver has had issues with his car throughout the 2018 season so far, and the fuel pressure problem that forced him to retire in Austria was just the latest in a string of issues with the manufacturer. Despite the problems, Hamilton has still managed to pick up three wins so far this season and has only finished outside the podium on three occasions.

Hard to look past the hometown hero here, Hamilton is our tip to take out the 2018 Formula 1 British Grand Prix.


TIP:

Lewis Hamilton to win
$1.90

BET NOW AT CrownBet

Back the hometown hero!

For the value pick in the British Grand Prix, we are looking towards Kimi Raikkonen of the Ferrari team. He has been stellar of late, claiming podium finishes in his last two races and hasn’t finished outside the top six all. He has five podium finishes so far this season and finished third in last season’s British GP.


TIP:

Kimi Raikkonen podium finish
$2.75

BET NOW AT CrownBet

Ferrari's in great form!

TIPS

2018 World Surf League: Billabong Pipe Masters Betting Tips

The final event of the 2018 World Surf League is upon us! Check out our preview and tips for the Billabong Pipe Masters from Hawaii here! read more

Hong Kong International Races Preview & Betting Tips

Sha Tin hosts one of the world's biggest race days today, with four international Group 1s headlining a blockbuster 10-race card for the Hong Kong International Races! Check out our preview and betting tips for every race on the card here! read more

Pakenham Racing Tips for Saturday, December 8th

Pakenham hosts its Cup meeting on Saturday, December 8th, and we've picked out the best betting races on the program. Check out our selections here! read more

Kingston Town Classic Preview & Betting Tips

The Kingston Town Classic is the final Group 1 of the year and wraps up The Masters carnival at Ascot in WA. Check out our runner-by-runner preview of the race here! read more

ARTICLES

Streaming Live Sports on Australian Betting Sites

Here's a run down of which Australian sports betting sites offer live streaming action of your favourite sports! read more


Best Australian Sports Betting Sites

The best Australian sports betting sites insures safe and successful online betting for punters as well as offering the best betting options in Australia. read more


How Does Spread Betting Work?

Spread betting has finally made it's way to Australia through new betting agency Pointsbet, we give you a quick guide to spread betting here. read more


How to Bet on eSports in Australia

With the phenomenon of eSports finally starting to take off in Australia, we thought we'd give you a quick 'how to' guide on betting on eSports in Australia! read more


BLOGS

BBL08 Team Preview: Melbourne Renegades

Our 2018-19 Big Bash League team previews continue today as we take a look at last season's semi finalists the Melbourne Renegades. Can the Renegades make the finals for just the third time in BBL08? read more


BBL08 Team Preview: Hobart Hurricanes

The Hobart Hurricanes surprised many last season as they reached the final, and they'll be looking to go one better in BBL08. They have a dynamic squad of talented players but they'll need to keep them on the park to contend. Here's our Hurricanes team preview for BBL08. read more


BBL08 Team Preview: Sydney Sixers

The Sydney Sixers will enter the 2018-19 Big Bash League season as massive outsiders. Can the rag tag group of youngsters and experienced heads make a statement? See our BBL08 Sydney Sixers team preview here read more


BBL08 Team Preview: Sydney Thunder

The 2018-19 Big Bash League is almost here! Our BBL08 team previews continue today with the Sydney Thunder! Can new star recruit Joe Root help the Thunder back into the finals for just the second time? read more