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Minor changes at Silverstone

Ahead of this year's British Grand Prix, the FIA reveals only a couple of minor changes to the Silverstone circuit, one of the oldest on the calendar.As the Northamptonshire prepares to host a round of the Formula One World Championship for the 50th time, a landmark which will be celebrated in a series of parades featuring previous winners (both drivers and cars) of the event, the FIA has revealed that artificial grass has been removed from the exits of Turns 5, 8 and 9.While the wall to the driver's left before Turn 6 has been extended, drainage has also been improved at a number of places around the circuit.There will be two DRS zones this weekend. The detection point of the first is 25m...
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