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Hamilton: P2 is the best place to start at Spa

Lewis Hamilton is happy to line-up second on the Spa grid Lewis Hamilton blamed glazing brakes for his mistake during his decisive run in Q3 which resulted in him ending second best in qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix, but the Mercedes driver is quite happy to be starting behind teammate, and title rival, Nico Rosberg. Hamilton said after a tricky afternoon at Spa, 'I'm not disappointed actually. If you look at the previous years, P2 is the best place to start here. I started on pole here last year and Sebastian [Vettel] flew past me down the top straight, so I think it gives you the most opportunity here at the start.' 'It may just be a blessing in disguise with the grid slot –...
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