Sebastian Vettel set the fastest lap of the United States Grand Prix with a time just one-thousandth of a second faster than Valtteri Bottas managed.
But Lewis Hamilton was in cruise mode on his one-stop strategy, his best time a full second off what his two-stopping rivals were doing.
A fresh set of rubber a few laps from home allowed Kevin Magnussen to record the third-quickest time of the race as he brought up the rear of the pack in his Haas.
The Hamilton of the midfield was Esteban Ocon, who exercised discipline on a one-stop strategy to bring his car home sixth. This was despite only setting the 13th-fastest lap time and having to off an attack from Carlos Sainz Jnr.
2017 United States Grand Prix lap times
All the lap times by the drivers (in seconds, very slow laps excluded). Scroll to zoom, drag to pan and toggle drivers using the control below:
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2017 United States Grand Prix fastest laps
Each driver’s fastest lap:
|Rank||Driver||Car||Fastest lap||Gap||On lap|
|4||Max Verstappen||Red Bull-TAG Heuer||1’38.060||0.294||39|
|8||Brendon Hartley||Toro Rosso-Renault||1’39.979||2.213||47|
|9||Daniel Ricciardo||Red Bull-TAG Heuer||1’40.102||2.336||14|
|12||Carlos Sainz Jnr||Renault||1’40.462||2.696||43|
|13||Esteban Ocon||Force India-Mercedes||1’40.499||2.733||53|
|14||Sergio Perez||Force India-Mercedes||1’40.851||3.085||14|
|15||Daniil Kvyat||Toro Rosso-Renault||1’40.971||3.205||19|
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6 comments on “2017 United States Grand Prix interactive lap times and fastest laps”
Lionel V (@supertec)
23rd October 2017, 20:51
Fairly embarassing for Bottas that he couldn’t get fastest lapnon the ultra softs.
23rd October 2017, 22:41
Hartley looked strong in the final stint vs Kvyat… would interesting to see like for like race pace if Hartley hadn’t gotten stuck behind Stroll during the first stint…
23rd October 2017, 22:42
…Although didn’t notice Kvyat’s stint length…
24th October 2017, 4:00
Hartley definitely the faster of the two STR’s in race trim, being stuck behind Stroll masked what had potential to be a points finish.
Kvyat really doesn’t have much of a case to think he’s been hard done by, he was underwhelming in 2016, and even more so in 2017, really he’s had 15 more GP’s than most would have given him.
24th October 2017, 6:22
How the he11 can MAG have 3.th fastest lap???? There must be some pace in him…
Srdjan Mandic (@srga91)
24th October 2017, 13:30
Low fuel, new Ultras and he probably charged the battery on his outlap to have maximum power on his fast lap.
I remember Alonso doing the same thing in Abu Dhabi two years ago, in the closing stages of the race.
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