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Chilton: I was saved by a matter of inches

– Max Chilton believes he was fortunate to escape serious injury in the British Grand Prix last weekend when he got caught up in Kimi Räikkönen's huge crash on the opening lap.The incident occurred on the exit of Aintree, with Räikkönen, who had taken to the vast run-off area in his Ferrari, then snapping to the right when he re-joined the circuit and slamming into the barriers. In the chaos a loose tyre was released under impact bouncing onto Chilton's Marussia and resulting in significant front end damage."I am lucky to be here. It was frightening, to be honest," Chilton told The Sun. "It was a tense moment because Räikkönen looked like he had regained control...
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