Hamilton, a three-time world champion, then produced a flawless performance to increase his standings lead over Vettel to 28 points with just six races remaining - starting at the Sepang International Circuit on Sunday.
"We still have a tough race ahead of us", said Hamilton.
At least Raikkonen saved face, finishing just 0.045 seconds behind Hamilton's time. "It's great to see them performing so well and we want them to be closer".
"Today we had no idea how it was going to go and I am sorry for whatever happened to Sebastian because he was very quick through practice", Hamilton said.
Vettel's engine had already been changed to a new one before qualifying after a similar gremlin in final practice Saturday - only for the new unit to fail.
To make matters worse for Vettel, Hamilton took full advantage of the Ferraridriver's misfortune by claiming his fifth pole in Malaysia - matching the record of Michael Schumacher. "I think it is more a driver lap than the auto".
"Somehow we managed to turn it around and it is a real surprise to be up here with these guys", added Hamilton, who secured his ninth pole of the season at the last-ever running of the race.
He seemed set to claw back at least some of the points he lost in Singapore this weekend, with Ferrari displaying potentially race-winning pace and Mercedes struggling to extract speed from their challenger.
"It's been a decent day", Vettel told Sky TV. I hope our auto has moved in the right direction for the race run but we will see tomorrow.
"It's not ideal, not what you want when you think you've got it in you".
"You want every little millisecond you can get but there wasn't really enough time so we ended up staying with it and also it was kind of a risk, changing the vehicle again for qualifying and maybe getting something wrong. I was hopeful they would be quicker today but without a doubt tomorrow they will be on our tail".
"At the moment the vehicle is unbalanced and you slide all over the place, the fronts and the rears, you overheat them and then nothing goes any more".
"I know the ambitions of the team - but it is not like I am going into this weekend thinking that I will go out on the track helping Lewis".
Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon both finished in the top 10 for Force India, taking P7 and P9 respectively, with Felipe Massa splitting the pair for Williams.
Before the program's introduction in 2015, any ad revenue for videos with copyrighted Nintendo content went directly to Nintendo . Russell said he expects to depend more on his own Patreon and other diversified income streams like mobile apps going forward.
In the past, Paul Greengrass and James Cameron have been linked to the film, but now it appears to be Villeneuve's project. He is now attached to direct a reboot of Dune , but the plan is for him to develop Cleopatra while he finishes that film.
According to AFC, the status of the Group B match would be decided by the competition committee as soon as possible. The national football team's 2019 Asian Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang on Oct 5 has been postponed.
Sessa wouldn't say what the new evidence was, but he did mention that "DNA evidence comes into play in cases like this". Authorities have not stated whether Michael Warren had any connection or would be charged in his widow's death.
Although Cam Newton has struggled so far, this season, the 2015 MVP victor has proven what he is capable of on the football field. And that challenge may be even more daunting for the Panthers' defense on the road against a Tom Brady-led offense.
Nintendo will continue to supply stores with new SNES Classic shipment throughout the remainder of the year and beyond. Most notably, it also includes Star Fox 2 , a game which was completed but never officially released publicly.
So, if you have only purchased groceries from Whole Foods, your payment card information should not be at risk due to this breach. The point of sale system used for the taprooms and restaurants is separate from the one used for the rest of the store.
She didn't plan on returning until October 1, but police contacted her and told her she needed to return to the USA immediately. Macke allegedly told police she could not find babysitters for her children.
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The Argentine is set for a long spell out after being involved in a vehicle crash in Amsterdam late on Thursday. Sergio Aguero has suffered TWO broken ribs after cheating death in a horror auto crash in Holland last night.
Supreme Court set to hear gerrymandering case
Wisconsin is being sued over politically gerrymandered legislative districts, and the case is just days from the Supreme Court. Rauner was tossed from the lawsuit, when a federal judge determined he lacked standing to represent the workers.