Nico Hulkenberg believes he failed to deliver the full potential of his Force India in Austria and hopes to bounce back at the British Grand Prix.

Although he finished ninth to pick up two points and continue his run of scoring in every race so far this season, Hulkenberg was comfortably beaten by Sergio Perez despite starting five places higher than his team-mate. Reflecting on that result, Hulkenberg believes it shows there is more to come from him at Silverstone this weekend.

"We probably did not show our true potential," Hulkenberg said. "We were struggling with the car balance and I think that had an impact on the tyres. It's still good to come away with points, but I think there is more to come when I get on top of the issues we had in Austria."

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And Hulkenberg said the British Grand Prix is a race he is looking forward to as he expects a special atmosphere with Force India's factory located at the circuit.

"It's definitely one of my favourite races. We had a full house at the last race in Austria and I expect the same at Silverstone. The fans are great and it's a race with so much history. Because it's the home of the team, I can spend a lot of time at the factory seeing the faces that I don't get to see that often. There's always a good feeling about the whole week.

"All of the drivers enjoy the quick parts of the lap and you have to be committed. When you hook up all the corners in one lap it's a great feeling. It's difficult to know how the harder compounds will impact us, but I hope I can continue my run of points."