F1 2024 Japanese Grand Prix – Practice 3 Results

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen was fastest in FP3 at the 2024 Japanese Grand Prix


In the final practice session for the Formula 1 2024 Japanese Grand Prix, Red Bull team showcased their dominance, with Max Verstappen leading the pack 0.269 seconds ahead of his teammate, Sergio Perez.

Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri, both from McLaren, encountered setbacks during their flying laps due to mistakes. Yet, their pace suggests they have the potential to vie for top positions if they can perfect their performance in the critical moments.

Ferrari‘s strategy during the session has led to speculation, with Charles Leclerc openly expressing his dissatisfaction over the team radio regarding the timing of his final flying laps.

Mercedes has emerged as a strong contender, with George Russell and Lewis Hamilton securing third and fourth positions, respectively. Follow the Total Motorsport live blog for 2024 Japanese GP Qualifying.

F1 2024 Japanese GP – FP3 results

1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:29.563
2Sergio PerezRed Bull+0.269
3George RussellMercedes+0.355
4Lewis HamiltonMercedes+0.474
5Fernando AlonsoAston Martin+0.519
6Lando NorrisMcLaren+0.574
7Carlos SainzFerrari+0.608
8Oscar PiastriMcLaren+0.663
9Yuki TsunodaRB+0.778
10Charles LeclercFerrari+0.820
11Alexander AlbonWilliams+0.970
12Valtteri BottasSauber+0.983
13Daniel RicciardoRB+1.119
14Esteban OconAlpine+1.459
15Guanyu ZhouSauber+1.504
16Nico HulkenbergHaas+1.576
17Pierre GaslyAlpine+1.578
18Lance StrollAston Martin+1.779
19Logan SargeantWilliams+1.889
20Kevin MagnussenHaas+1.899
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