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Qualifying results - Monaco Grand Prix 2017 - Räikkönen snatches pole position in Monte Carlo

Räikkönen takes pole position for all-Ferrari front row
Credit: Daimler AG

Much of the qualifying session looked to be going Ferrari's way, but it wasn't clear which of the two drivers would get the advantage. In the final session, Kimi Räikkönen set the benchmark time and then went even faster so that no one could beat him. Vettel settled for second, with Bottas and Verstappen on the second row of the grid.

Meanwhile, Lewis Hamilton was struggling with his car, uncomfortable through the first two sessions and he missed out on Q3 when yellow flags curtailed his final run. Those flags were brought out by Vandoorne, who had got his McLaren into the top ten but then crashed into the wall and was unable to participate.

1Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:12.17823
2Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari1:12.22123
3Valtteri BottasMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport1:12.22330
4Max VerstappenRed Bull Racing1:12.49624
5Daniel RicciardoRed Bull Racing1:12.99821
6Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso1:13.16230
7Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team1:13.32923
8Romain GrosjeanHaas F1 Team1:13.34929
9Jenson ButtonMcLaren Honda1:13.61327
10Stoffel VandoorneMcLaren HondaNo time20
11Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso1:13.51619
12Nico HülkenbergRenault Sport F1 Team1:13.62821
13Kevin MagnussenHaas F1 Team1:13.95920
14Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport1:14.10618
15Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:20.52920
16Esteban OconSahara Force India F1 Team1:14.1017
17Jolyon PalmerRenault Sport F1 Team1:14.69611
18Lance StrollWilliams Martini Racing1:14.8937
19Pascal WehrleinSauber F1 Team1:15.15911
20Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team1:15.27611