Lewis Hamilton of McLaren won the United States Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel extended his championship lead over Fernando Alonso by three points.
United States Grand Prix 2012
Lewis Hamilton has become the first even winner on the Circuit Of The Americas after beating Sebastian Vettel. The race was incredibly tense, with Hamilton passing Vettel with fourteen laps to go. They were separated by half a second at the end.
Sebastian Vettel will start his 100th Grand Prix from pole position, after continuing his domination of the American Grand Prix weekend.
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull was fastest in the final practice session for the United States Grand Prix
2012 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix – Second Practice Classification:
2012 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix – First Practice Classification:
Sebastian Vettel was in a class of his own on the opening day’s running at the Circuit of the Americas, comfortably topping both Friday Practice sessions ahead of the United States Grand Prix
This weekend the Texan city of Austin will welcome the F1 circus to the Circuit of Americas for the first time. The brand new track is a 5.5km, 20 corner rollercoaster. With pictures from Octane Photographic Ltd take a lap for the track on foot, without leaving your chair. Click on pictures to see a larger version of the image.
Pirelli have announced the tyre compounds that will be allocated to teams for the final three races of 2012.