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F1 Starting Grid for 2024 Japanese Grand Prix

Max Verstappen claimed his fourth pole position of the 2024 F1 season and will start first in Suzuka. Here is the full starting grid for the Japanese GP


The stage is set for an exhilarating Formula 1 showdown at the Suzuka Circuit, with the final starting grid for the 2024 Japanese Grand Prix now confirmed. 

On the front row of the grid, Red Bull’s Max Verstappen clinched pole position, registering a blazing lap time of 1:28.197. Verstappen‘s mastery of Suzuka’s demanding corners and straights has positioned him as the favourite to secure another victory in his illustrious career. 

Just behind him is teammate Sergio Perez who secured the second spot, making it a Red Bull lockout on the front row. Lando Norris of McLaren showcased his prowess by securing the third spot, followed closely by Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz, who will start fourth.

Fernando Alonso, driving for Aston Martin, demonstrated his enduring skill with fifth-place in Qualifying. Meanwhile, Lewis Hamilton and Charles Leclerc secured the seventh and eighth positions, respectively.

Further down the grid, George Russell of Mercedes and Yuki Tsunoda in the RB round out the top ten. So with that, be sure and join the Total Motorsport live blog for the 2024 Japanese Grand Prix and follow all the action from Suzuka.

F1 2024 Japanese GP Starting Grid – Final

1Max VerstappenRed Bull
2Sergio PerezRed Bull
3Lando NorrisMcLaren
4Carlos SainzFerrari
5Fernando AlonsoAston Martin
6Oscar PiastriMcLaren
7Lewis HamiltonMercedes
8Charles LeclercFerrari
9George RussellMercedes
10Yuki TsunodaRB
11Daniel RicciardoRB
12Nico HulkenbergHaas
13Valtteri BottasSauber
14Alexander AlbonWilliams
15Esteban OconAlpine
16Lance StrollAston Martin
17Pierre GaslyAlpine
18Kevin MagnussenHaas
19Logan SargeantWilliams
20Guanyu ZhouSauber
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