Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber again led the way at the Circuit of The Americas on Saturday morning, but this time Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton at least got within three-tenths of the world champion.

Sebastian_Vettel-U.S.-GP-P01Nico Hulkenberg was an impressive fourth for Sauber, while Romain Grosjean took fifth for Lotus ahead of McLaren’s Jenson Button. Nico Rosberg came seventh for Mercedes followed by Sergio Perez while Valtteri Bottas put his Williams in ninth place and was followed by Adrian Sutil who completed the top ten.

Pos.DriversTeamsTimeLaps
01.Deutschland Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1:36.73314
02.Australia Mark WebberRed Bull Racing1:36.93620
03.United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas1:37.06422
04.Deutschland Nico HulkenbergSauber F11:37.27220
05.France Romain GrosjeanLotus F11:37.34520
06.United Kingdom Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:37.53418
07.Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas1:37.57824
08.Mexico Sergio PerezVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:37.58319
09.Finland Valtteri BottasWilliams F11:37.74717
10.Deutschland Adrian SutilSahara Force India1:37.74821
11.Spain Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:37.76316
12.Mexico Esteban GutiƩrrezSauber F11:37.77418
13.Finland Heikki KovalainenLotus F11:37.87921
14.Venezuela Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F11:38.02216
15.Australia Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:38.10923
16.United Kingdom Paul di RestaSahara Force India1:38.27522
17.Brazil Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:38.40817
18.France Jean-Eric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:38.63621
19.France Charles PicCaterham F1 Team1:39.57819
20.Holland Giedo van der GardeCaterham F1 Team1:40.05621
21. France Jules BianchiMarussia F1 Team1:40.82521
22. United Kingdom Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team1:41.29318