Valtteri Bottas takes Austrian F1 GP pole and Lewis Hamilton starts eighth
• Sebastian Vettel second fastest for Ferrari, splitting Mercedes pair
• Hamilton drops from third to eighth with penalty for new gearbox
Valtteri Bottas qualified on pole position for Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix with his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton down in eighth after a five-place grid penalty.
Hamilton was only quick enough to set the third fastest time in Q3 as his main title rival, Sebastian Vettel, took second for Ferrari to start alongside Bottas on the front row of the grid.
Source: Formula 1