US Grand Prix 2019 LIVE: Latest updates, with Lewis Hamilton struggling to win sixth world title in Texas
- Lewis Hamilton needs only eighth place to win and maintain his F1 World Championship
- The Briton scored poorly but is still underway starting fifth in Texas
- Rival and teammate Valtteri Bottas has to win and starts from pole position
- Follow all the action of the US Grand Prix with the race from 19:10.
Lewis Hamilton wants to secure his sixth F1 world championship when he starts fifth on the grid for the United States Grand Prix.
Despite a poor qualifying session at the Circuit of the Americas, the Briton is on his way to retaining his title as he needs only eighth place to secure the four points needed to get out of reach of his last rival, Valtteri Bottas.
Bottas must win (and count on a catastrophic race for Hamilton) to have a chance to take the title fight to Brazil, but he starts in pole position ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen.
Follow all the action of the US Grand Prix, as with the race, from 7:10 pm GMT.
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