"I was a bit concerned going into the race but I was fine, probably a bit of adrenaline", said the German, who had struggled with a neck strain on Saturday.
Onlookers observed that Hamilton looked angry when he got out of his vehicle at the end of the race, but the British star was quick to clarify his post-race demeanour when asked if he'd felt aggrieved. This was partly because a hand-charging Sebastian Vettel proved, ultimately, to be unstoppable, especially with the Ferrari seemingly making more power now than ever before (if you don't believe us just ask Nico Rosberg who has a source inside Ferrari who gave him this information). "If BWT decides to walk out of Formula One, I can't be stuck with the BWT chassis name". Go be great today and be you and give zero f**** to what anybody thinks.
A fifth consecutive home victory would have beaten Jim Clark's streak of four and his sixth win overall would have moved him beyond Clark and Alain Prost's record of five.
Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff went even further, suggesting that the collision was either deliberate or down to "incompetence".
It is understood that Hamilton, 33, would be interested in ending his career with the Scuderia, and it is not beyond the realms that he might swap seats with his rival, whom he trails by one point ahead of his home race, for one final hurrah.
The team was under fire again last weekend when it opted not to pit Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas for new tyres under a full safety vehicle. "If in two years we still feel the same about each other, then it would be clear that we will continue". So I was nervous I had lost part of my floor or something because the vehicle was moving for unknown reasons, but then it started to get better and better, after some tweaks to the settings.
"There is a desire within Liberty to see a street race in London and in an ideal world we would be fortunate enough to have both", Red Bull boss Christian Horner told reporters last week. "On the straights it's like you are driving in a different series".
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Between the track battles and the scalding rhetoric what we have is a white-hot title battle. However, Wolff was also musing on what James Allision, technical director of Mercedes F1, stated.
Although Miami could be added to the roster in 2019, the German Grand Prix is likely to fall off the schedule, meaning there will not be an increase on the number of rounds from this season. Kimi made a mistake.
Ferrari's emblem may be a prancing horse, but Sebastian Vettel's performance in winning the British Grand Prix on Sunday left the team roaring.
Always at his best when riled, Hamilton scythed his way through the pack with demonic intensity.
The Silverstone circuit was celebrating 70 years since the Royal Automobile Club held a Grand Prix on the former wartime airfield in 1948, when Luigi Villoresi led an Italian 1-2 for Maserati.
Lewis Hamilton signing autographs at the 2018 British Grand Prix at Silverstone.