Hamilton takes pole but starts 11th for Turkish GP

2021 Turkish Grand Prix, Friday - Steve Etherington

Lewis Hamilton took pole position during qualifying for teh Turkish Grand Prix but a 4th engine change means that he will start from 11th on Sunday handing pole position to his teammate, Valtteri Bottas.

Bottas will be followed by Max Verstappen and a resurgent Charles Leclerc who managed to make the best of his Ferrari but putting in terrific last-gasp runs in Q2 and Q3. Pierre Gasly and Fernando Alonso also had great runs in their Alpha Tauri and Alpine cars respectively.

Qualifying Result for Turkish GP:

1Lewis HamiltonMercedes1m24.585s1m23.595s1m22.868s
2Valtteri BottasMercedes1m25.047s1m23.579s1m22.998s
3Max VerstappenRed Bull-Honda1m24.592s1m23.732s1m23.196s
4Charles LeclercFerrari1m24.869s1m24.015s1m23.265s
5Pierre GaslyAlphaTauri-Honda1m24.704s1m23.817s1m23.326s
6Fernando AlonsoAlpine-Renault1m25.174s1m23.914s1m23.477s
7Sergio PérezRed Bull-Honda1m24.963s1m23.961s1m23.706s
8Lando NorrisMcLaren-Mercedes1m25.138s1m24.642s1m23.954s
9Lance StrollAston Martin-Mercedes1m25.511s1m24.601s1m24.305s
10Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri-Honda1m25.409s1m24.054s1m24.368s
11Sebastian VettelAston Martin-Mercedes1m25.787s1m24.795s
12Esteban OconAlpine-Renault1m25.422s1m24.842s
13George RussellWilliams-Mercedes1m25.417s1m25.007s
14Mick SchumacherHaas-Ferrari1m25.555s1m25.2s
15Carlos Sainz Jr.Ferrari1m25.177s
16Daniel RicciardoMcLaren-Mercedes1m25.881s
17Nicholas LatifiWilliams-Mercedes1m26.086s
18Antonio GiovinazziAlfa Romeo-Ferrari1m26.43s
19Kimi RäikkönenAlfa Romeo-Ferrari1m27.525s
20Nikita MazepinHaas-Ferrari1m28.449s
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