Mercedes chased by surprise dark horse

Mercedes chased by surprise dark horse

Mercedes is well ahead, but while the Force Indias were low down on the timesheets, there were signs that the Silverstone squad can battle to be best of the rest. GARY ANDERSON and EDD STRAW investigate

With Mercedes a second clear at the top of the Friday timesheets, and looking strong on long-run pace, the question is: who will be best of the rest?

Red Bull? McLaren? Ferrari? Well, based on what we saw during Friday practice, it seems that Force India is well placed to fight at the front of that group on race pace.

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