F1 2022 US GP Qualifying Results

    Sainz sealed pole position for the US GP by just 0.065 seconds ahead of Charles Leclerc.


    Carlos Sainz took a surprise pole position for Ferrari at the US GP at the Circuit of the Americas.

    Sainz pulled out a sterling flying lap as Ferrari looked comfortably quicker than Red Bull on the weekend that the latter are looking to wrap up the constructors’ championship following on from Max Verstappen securing the drivers’ title last time out at the Japanese GP.

    Sainz was 0.065 seconds quicker than his teammate Charles Leclerc, who will star the grand prix back in 12th after being handed a grid penalty for engine infringements.

    Verstappen was third overall in qualifying, ahead of his teammate Sergio Perez and Lewis Hamilton, who once again beat out George Russell as the fastest qualifying Mercedes.

    PositionDriverTeamQ3 Time
    1Carlos SainzFerrari1:34.356
    2Charles LeclercFerrari+0.065
    3Max VerstappenRed Bull+0.092
    4Sergio PerezRed Bull+0.289
    5Lewis HamiltonMercedes+0.591
    6George Russell Mercedes+0.632
    7Lance StrollAston Martin+1.242
    8Lando NorrisMcLaren+1.334
    9Fernando AlonsoAlpine+1.520
    10Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo+1.963
    11Alex AlbonWilliamsEliminated in Q2
    12Sebastian VettelAston MartinEliminated in Q2
    13Pierre GaslyAlphaTauriEliminated in Q2
    14Zhou GuanyuAlfa RomeoEliminated in Q2
    15Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauriEliminated in Q2
    16Kevin MagnussenHaasEliminated in Q3
    17Daniel RicciardoMcLarenEliminated in Q3
    18Esteban OconAlpineEliminated in Q3
    19Mick SchumacherHaasEliminated in Q3
    20Nicholas LatifiWilliamsEliminated in Q3


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