Malaysian Grand Prix 2017: What we learned from Qualifying

RealSport takes a look at what we learned from today’s qualifying session at Malaysia’s Sepang circuit, and how the title now looks to be in one mans hands…

by Matt Ashman

Lewis Hamilton took his 70th career pole position in Malaysia earlier today, followed closely by the Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen and the Red Bull of Max Verstappen.

The big story of the day though was the retirement of Sebastian Vettel from Q1, meaning that Ferrari’s main man will start from the back of the grid tomorrow. To break this down, and look at the other main talking points from qualifying, here is what we learned from Saturday in Sepang.


Matt Ashman