Kimi Räikkönen makes Lewis Hamilton wait for F1 title with US Grand Prix win

• Ferrari driver seals his first victory in 113 races in thriller
• Red Bull’s Max Verstappen is second with Hamilton third

Not quite yet. Lewis Hamilton will have to wait a few days longer for his fifth Formula One title after a wild and wonderful US Grand Prix ended with the improbable outcome of a victory for Kimi Räikkönen.

Hamilton needed to outscore Sebastian Vettel by eight points to win the title. There were a dizzying array of permutations as the lead changed hands and Vettel fought his way towards the front after a first-lap collision, with tyre management becoming all-important.

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Source: Formula 1

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