Max Verstappen redeemed missing out on pole position for the 2023 United States GP after he took top spot for the Sprint Shootout, edging out Charles Leclerc by 0.055 seconds.
Verstappen had his final lap time deleted in qualifying for Sunday’s race, but the positions were reversed for the Sprint Race as the Ferrari was just unable to stop the Dutchman.
Lewis Hamilton managed third for Mercedes, just ahead of the McLaren of Lando Norris, with Oscar Piastri improving significantly from the grand prix qualifying in fifth.
United States GP 2023 – F1 Sprint Shootout Results
|1||Max Verstappen||Red Bull||1:34.538|
|7||Sergio Perez||Red Bull||+0.503|
|11||Daniel Ricciardo||AlphaTauri||Eliminated in SQ2|
|12||Fernando Alonso||Aston Martin||Eliminated in SQ2|
|13||Esteban Ocon||Alpine||Eliminated in SQ2|
|14||Lance Stroll||Aston||Eliminated in SQ2|
|15||Zhou Guanyu||Alfa Romeo||Eliminated in SQ2|
|16||Nico Hulkenberg||Haas||Eliminated in SQ3|
|17||Kevin Magnussen||Haas||Eliminated in SQ3|
|18||Valtteri Bottas||Alfa Romeo||Eliminated in SQ3|
|19||Yuki Tsunoda||AlphaTauri||Eliminated in SQ3|
|20||Logan Sargeant||Williams||Eliminated in SQ3|