Michael Schumacher

Vettel grabs pole for Mexican Grand Prix; Hamilton 3rd

Lewis Hamilton will be chasing his fourth Formula One season championship from behind Sebastian Vettel.

At least from the start.

Blistering late laps by Vettel and Max Verstappen will have Ferrari and Red Bull starting 1-2 at the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday with Hamilton to start third. Hamilton leads Vettel by 66 points in the season championship with three races left and can win it if he finishes fifth or better.

Hamilton won on this track last year and was clearly annoyed at not only being denied pole position but the front row as well. He has insisted all week he wants to win the season title with a victory at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, a track he...