The only American in the field, Alexander Rossi, is some 7 sec. off the pace in the Manor slug. That's a great way to ruin your career when everyone sees timing and scoring and thinks, who is that wanker 7 full seconds off the pace? But he is beating his teammate Will Stevens. F1 will never again be popular in the USA until an American is driving a competitive car.
Standings with 30 min to go