Mexico Metropolis – Ferrari racer Sebastian Vettel is about to start the Mexican Grand Prix race from pole position. Vettel became the fastest rider in the qualifying session after surpassing Max Verstappen.
Vettel carved out the best time of 1 minute 16.488 seconds in Q3 in qualifying at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, Mexico Metropolis on Saturday (28/10/2017). Create Vettel, this is the 50th pole place in his career in System 1.
Vettel dashed Verstappen's hopes of becoming the youngest rider to grab a pole place in F1 history. Verstappen should settle for second place with a difference of 0.086 seconds from Vettel.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was third with a record time of 1 minute 16.934 seconds. Hamilton was about to start in the second row with his teammate Valtteri Bottas.
The third row is filled by Kimi Raikkonen and Esteban Ocon. Behind him is Daniel Ricciardo, Nico Hulkenberg, Carlos Sainz, and Sergio Perez.
Mexico GP qualifying results:
(mfi / nds)