Valtteri Bottas was second, two-tenths down, while Max Verstappen was third quickest for Red Bull – a further half a tenth off the pace. Both set their best times on the soft tyres.

Sebastian Vettel (C) celebrates on the podium next to runner-up Valtteri Bottas (L) and third-place Kimi Raikkonen, after winning the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on November 12, 2017