BBC Sport - US Grand Prix: Hamilton sets pace in first practice in Texas

Hamilton sets pace in USA practice

Lewis Hamilton set the pace from Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg in first practice at the United States Grand Prix.

McLaren's Jenson Button was third, split from team-mate Kevin Magnussen by an impressive performance from Toro Rosso's Daniil Kvyat.

Hamilton is seeking a fifth consecutive race victory after turning a 29-point deficit to Rosberg following the Belgian Grand Prix in August into a 17-point advantage with three races to go.

The race is live on BBC Radio 5 live with highlights on BBC TV and this website.

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