“This is right up there with Silverstone,” Hamilton told the media after qualifying. “It really is a legendary layout that I think every driver finds really tricky.
“I’ll give it my best shot for sure and with this crowd I think anything is possible, so we’ll give it a go.”
Without a win in two years, Hamilton has one of his best chances of the year to gain his 104th victory on Sunday, but it won’t be without major challenges.
For the first time in a while, it looks as if four teams could be battling it out for the win in Austin come Sunday, with the top three consisting of drivers yet to win this season, and no doubt hungry for silverware.
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