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ottobre 21, 2018

Formula 1 - 2018 United States Grand Prix - Saturday

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Lewis storms to pole position, Valtteri to start tomorrow’s race from P3

  • Lewis claimed his 81st Formula One pole position – his ninth of the 2018 season and fourth at the #unitedstates Grand Prix, equalling Michael Schumacher’s pole record in the USA
  • Valtteri will start tomorrow’s #unitedstates Grand Prix from P3 on the grid
  • Both drivers will start the race on the SuperSoft compound tyre
  • Today’s result marks the 99th pole position for Mercedes in Formula One

Driver

Chassis No.

FP3

Q1

Q2

Q3

Lewis Hamilton

F1 W09 EQ Power+/05

P3

5 Laps

P1

8 Laps

P3

7 Laps

P1

1:34.130

UltraSoft

1:33.480

SuperSoft,

UltraSoft

1:32.237

UltraSoft,

UltraSoft

Valtteri Bottas

F1 W09 EQ Power+/06

P4

5 Laps

P2

6 Laps

P4

6 Laps

P4

1:34.518

UltraSoft

1:33.702

SuperSoft,

UltraSoft

1:32.616

UltraSoft,

UltraSoft

Lewis Hamilton

I’m so happy, this is a great result. We knew that it was going to be extremely close today and that we would have to give it everything. Q1 and Q2 were fairly straightforward. 

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