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Hamilton Wins Pole For 2019 Australian Grand Prix


After all the hubbub with Ferrari dominating the testing sessions in Barcelona, it was the same-old, same-old when it came time for actual qualifying as the Mercedes’ of defending champion Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas went 1-2 to claim the first row of the 2019 Australian Grand Prix with Hamilton grabbing the pole position.

Hamilton edged Bottas by a mere 0.112 seconds to take his sixth consecutive Australian Grand Prix pole position and both were well ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in third.

The Australian Grand Prix begins at tonight at 10 pm [Pacific].

Top 10 2019 Australian Grand Prix Qualifiers

1] Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:20.486

2] Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:20.598

3] Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:21.190

4] Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:21.320

5] Charles Leclerc Ferrari 1:21.442

6] Romain Grosjean Haas 1:21.826

7] Kevin Magnussen Haas 1:22.099

8] Lando Norris McLaren 1:22.304

9] Kimi Räikkönen Alfa Romeo 1:22.314

10] Sergio Pérez Racing Point 1:22.781

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