Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen will renew direct rivalries in the battle for United States pole position on Saturday night.
When and where to watch all the live action from Austin this weekend for the showpiece US GP on Sky Sports F1.
Sergio Perez topped second practice for the United States GP as Red Bull hit back at Mercedes, who surprisingly dropped off their early pace.
Valtteri Bottas will take a five-place grid penalty for this weekend's United States GP after Mercedes fitted a sixth new engine in his car.
How it all played out on Friday in Austin as Mercedes started fastest, but Red Bull reeled them back in, during the course of practice.
Lewis Hamilton says he is expecting a "very tight and close" battle with Max Verstappen this weekend despite Mercedes' apparent recent advantage.
The latest build-up from the US GP including 2022 Alfa Romeo recruit Bottas on the team's future, and a grid drop for Vettel.
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