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Fastest laps - Hungarian Grand Prix 2017 // Fernando Alonso scoops fastest lap for McLaren

Fernando Alonso scoops fastest lap for McLaren
Credit: McLaren Honda

It's not unusual for Alonso to want to put in a superstar lap right towards the end of a race to prove that he does still have pace in him even if the machinery he's using won't deliver. This weekend, however, McLaren did seem to have improved with both the drivers finishing in the top ten of the race. Alonso's last gasp effort was down to sheer pace, rather than strategy or tyres, and he earned that fastest lap.

Behind him, race winner Sebastian Vettel was only fourth on the list, whilst Max Verstappen's third shows what pace the Red Bull had, and what a continuing disappointment it was that we didn't have both cars in the competition.

PositionDriverTeamTimeLap
1Fernando AlonsoMcLaren Honda1:20.18269
2Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:20.46170
3Max VerstappenRed Bull Racing1:20.49044
4Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari1:20.80769
5Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport1:20.81866
6Valtteri BottasMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport1:21.21468
7Jolyon PalmerRenault Sport F1 Team1:21.58968
8Nico HülkenbergRenault Sport F1 Team1:21.61161
9Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso1:21.63142
10Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team1:21.75266
11Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso1:21.87167
12Stoffel VandoorneMcLaren Honda1:21.96044
13Kevin MagnussenHaas F1 Team1:22.10067
14Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team1:22.10568
15Esteban OconSahara Force India F1 Team1:22.43160
16Lance StrollWilliams Martini Racing1:22.83053
17Paul di RestaWilliams Martini Racing1:23.24249
18Pascal WehrleinSauber F1 Team1:23.57350
19Romain GrosjeanHaas F1 Team1:24.70219