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Hulkenberg nearly aborted lap for P4

Getty Images Enlarge Nico Hulkenberg nearly aborted his fast lap in qualifying for the British Grand Prix, but decided to stick with it and secured fourth place - his best grid slot of the season - as a result. The top five drivers all set times in the closing stages of the session, opting for slicks on a drying track in the hope they would improve. Lewis Hamilton was among the drivers to attempt a lap at the end but aborted it because he felt he was not improving in the first sector. Hulkenberg nearly did the same, but then found four seconds in the final sector. "To begin with it was nowhere and I thought almost of aborting it because it felt really bad," he said....
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