Spielberg (dpa) – World champion Lewis Hamilton has taken pole position for the second Formula 1 race of the year in Austria.
At the drenched Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Mercedes driver Max Verstappen relegated to second place in the Red Bull. McLaren driver Carlos Sainz was third in qualifying on Saturday. For the masterly driving Hamilton it was the first pole of the year and already the 89th of his career. Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel did not pass the tenth. The second emergency season Formula 1 race takes place on Sunday (3:10 PM / RTL and Sky).