Red Bull driver Max Verstappen grabbed pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix, increasing his chances of wrapping up the 2022 world title this weekend, as he edged out Ferrari pair Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz in qualifying.

Please note that this is a Saturday evening race. Predictions are due earlier! Thank you.

The Prediction Form is now available, based on the Starting Grid published at this time and is due by 20:00 Pacific Daylight Time Saturday evening.

Predictions will be tabulated and published before the Japanese Grand Prix begins.

Starting Grid

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🇯🇵 Japanese Grand Prix Starting Grid from as at 7:59 PDT Saturday

Formula 1 2018