Lewis Hamilton was peerless in Abu Dhabi, controlling the race from lights to flag to record his sixth career grand slam.
Can anyone touch Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix?
Mercedes cars will bookend the grid, with Lewis Hamilton starting from pole and Valtteri Bottas last with a power unit penalty.
Verstappen dominated the race, but the limelight was snatched by podium podium-getters Pierre Gasly and Carlos Sainz.
The three frontrunners are closely matched in what seems likely to be an unpredictable Sunday at the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Max Verstappen has taken his second F1 pole with a dominant performance in Brazil.
The United States Grand Prix Strategy Report podcast features Jake Michaels from ESPN.
Lewis Hamilton claimed a sixth world title by finishing second to teammate Valtteri Bottas in Austin.
Valtteri Bottas is on pole, but the frontrunners are evenly balanced at the Circuit of the Americas.
Valtteri Bottas has the slimmest of chances to delay Lewis Hamilton’s sixth championship by converting pole to victory in Austin.