Formula 1. Grand Prix of Mexico. Hamilton on the pole position of the track in Mexico city!

Формула-1. Гран-при Мексики. Хэмилтон — на поуле трассы в Мехико!

Lewis Hamilton

Racer Mercedes Lewis Hamilton showed the best time in qualifying nineteenth for the Grand Prix this season.

Before the start of qualifying, it became known that Reno racer Jolyon Palmer will miss the entire session due to a damaged suspension, the problem that was discovered after the third workout. Obviously, the Briton will start tomorrow from the pit lane of the circuit behalf of the brothers Rodriguez.

As usual, we start with the first segment of qualifying, which was something to see and who to watch. Note the fact that riders had to do two quick rounds at once, as the tires simply did not have time to warm up and poorly kept track.

Формула-1. Гран-при Мексики. Хэмилтон — на поуле трассы в Мехико!

And so on the last row of the grid for the Mexican Grand Prix will start alone racer Haas Romain Grosjean, whose first attempt was a problem with the battery, but the second prevented him turn his teammate Esteban Gutierrez.

On the tenth row located Felipe Nasr and Esteban Windows from Sauber and Manor, respectively. In front of them will start Esteban Gutierrez and the Russian from the Toro Rosso Daniil Kvyat, the car which for a second time this weekend lost power.

In the second segment of both pilots Mercedes and Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari made their quick attempts on the harder Soft tyre, and all the others on the SuperSoft. So in the race tomorrow from the trio will be a slight advantage, as the soft tyres wear out very quickly for 5-6 laps.

On the eighth row of the grid is Markus Eriksson and Pascal Wehrlein, who was able to break into the second line, showing a good lap in the first part of qualifying, but in the second, his lap was a little worse. In front of them will start Jenson Baton and Kevin Magnussen. And finally, who couldn’t get to the final part of qualifying began Fernando Alonso and Sergio Perez in the McLaren and Force India respectively.

In the third segment without exception made three quick rounds,except for Felipe Massa who, for unknown reasons, has been too long in the pits and not managed to get through a normal warm up lap.

And so on the fifth row of the starting grid will start Felipe Massa and Carlos Sainz. In front of them is Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas.

The third row of the starting field took Nico Hulkenberg and Kimi Raikkonen. Note that the German was able to beat both Ferrari’s, and more importantly the two pilots Williams, which is very good for struggle between their teams in the Cup of designers.

On the second row, both drivers Red bull Max Verstappen and Daniel ricciardo who lost to the leader of the three and four-tenths of a second per lap.

Well, pole position in qualifying for the Mexican Grand Prix was won by current world champion Lewis Hamilton, who showed the best time of the weekend – 1.18,704. His partner in the Silver arrows lost two tenths of a second. For the British riders this pole was 59th in his career, 10th this season and the first in Mexico city.

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Формула-1. Гран-при Мексики. Хэмилтон — на поуле трассы в Мехико!

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