News Details

Lewis Hamilton buzzing with "very important" pole position in USA

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has expressed his happiness with his 81st career pole position as he secured first place at the Circuit of the Americas, as he thinks it's very important to have that position with the potential title-win tomorrow. It was very, very close as Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen were both within a tenth behind Hamilton. Vettel, of course, will take a three-place grid penalty for ignoring a red flag on Friday, which means that he'll start from fifth place instead of second.  As Hamilton needs to keep Vettel at least two places behind him to clinch his fifth drivers' championship, the Brit realised that beating the Ferrari driver was still important, with or...
Full Story »
6mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton beats Ferrari to pole position in Austin!

Lewis Hamilton has taken pole position at the Circuit of the Americas in...
6mo ago from GPBlog.com

Hamilton takes COTA pole, Vettel starts fifth

Lewis Hamilton will start his bid for a fifth world title at the United...
6mo ago from GPFans.com

Hamilton edges Vettel, Raikkonen for US GP pole

Lewis Hamilton edged out Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi...
6mo ago from Crash.net

Austin Qualifying: Hamilton nips it from Ferrari

Ferrari turned up the wick on Saturday and in qualifying had the upper...
6mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Dani Sordo: “We Want to Repeat our Mexico Level of...

Dani Sordo continues with Hyundai Motorsport next weekend in his part-time...

Andreas Mikkelsen: “Rally Argentina is One of My...

Andreas Mikkelsen returns to the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship next...

Thierry Neuville on Rally Argentina: “It’s a...

Thierry Neuville leads the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship Drivers...

Teemu Suninen on Rally Argentina: “It’s Fast and...

Teemu Suninen finished fifth in the previous round of the 2019 FIA World...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Crystal Palace’s victory deals major blow to...

s was supposed to be the banker. The relatively easy one, at home against...
9h ago from TheGuardian.com

Wide-open Benteke puts Palace up at Arsenal

sh Premier League: Christian Benteke (17') Arsenal 0-1 Crystal Palace
11h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Video: Arsenal legend responds to question over...

Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira has not ruled out one day becoming manager...
8h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal 2-3 Crystal Palace: How it happened

WHAT HAPPENED We spurned the chance to move into third place after costly...
9h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

VIDEO: So that's why teams hate drivers doing donuts...

If you ever wondered why teams don't like their... Read More »
11h ago from GPFans.com

Is this what Ford would look like in F1?

Only Ferrari have powered more Formula 1 world... Read More »
17h ago from GPFans.com

Is the Mercedes really good or is the Ferrari just bad?

Peter Windsor analysis the current situation... Read More »
15h ago from GPBlog.com
Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.