Japanese GP: Hamilton flies to first Suzuka pole ahead of Bottas

Hamilton recorded a lap of 1m27.319s – the fastest-ever around Suzuka by a full 1.7 seconds, smashing Michael Schumacher’s 2006 benchmark – in his final run in Q3 to take his 71st career pole, 0.332s up on Bottas.But with Bottas set to drop five places on the grid due to a gearbox penalty, Sebastian Vettel will line up alongside title rival Hamilton on the front row of the grid.The … Keep reading

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