Sebastian Vettel’s title hopes were dealt a blow in Japan earlier this month, after his early retirement saw rival and leader Lewis Hamilton securing a fourth win from five since the summer break.
The championship can be decided in Austin if Hamilton wins and Vettel finishes sixth or lower. The Mercedes man will fancy his chance: he has won five times at the Circuit of the Americas already.
Find out where to watch the United States Grand Prix live on TV below.
Qualifying: Saturday 21 October
Live coverage is on Sky Sports F1 and Channel 4 from 9pm and (qualifying starts at 10pm).
Race Day: Sunday 22 October
Live coverage is on Channel 4, Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports F1 from 7pm (race starts at 8pm).
Where else can I follow the Japanese Grand Prix?
BBC Radio 5 Live Extra has qualifying coverage from 9.55pm on Saturday, while BBC Radio 5 Live has coverage for the main event from 7pm on Sunday.