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Max Verstappen, Charles Leclerc, newcomer Logan Sargeant and other Formula 1 drivers have produced special helmet designs for this weekend’s United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas.

Esteban Ocon’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Esteban Ocon, Alpine, Circuit of the Americas, 2022 Esteban Ocon’s helmet, Alpine, Circuit of the Americas, 2022

Esteban Ocon is sporting a tribute to his favourite superhero, Spiderman as he’s “in the land of superheroes.”

Zhou Guanyu’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Zhou Guanyu’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Another popular American cultural export appears on Zhou Guanyu’s latest custom lid – blue jeans.

Lance Stroll’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Lance Stroll’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

While Daniel Ricciardo rode into the circuit on a horse yesterday, Lance Stroll has a saddle-themed helmet.

Sebastian Vettel’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Sebastian Vettel’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

The United States Grand Prix is a special race for Sebastian Vettel as he made his Formula 1 debut at the event 15 years ago, when it was held at Indianapolis. For his final appearance in the race he has chosen a hippy theme with peace symbols and the words “peace” and “love” in glittered gold lettering.

Mick Schumacher’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Mick Schumacher’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Mick Schumacher has worn his father’s helmet design in the past but this weekend his helmet features images of his sister, competitive equestrian Gina-Marie Schumacher.

Charles Leclerc’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Charles Leclerc’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Leclerc’s barbecue-themed helmet bears the message: “Add some BBQ flavour to your US GP.”

Max Verstappen’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Max Verstappen’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

For his first race as a two-times world champion, Max Verstappen’s helmet is only a slight departure from the norm, featuring graphics inspired by the Circuit of the Americas.

Pierre Gasly’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly's 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet Pierre Gasly’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly’s gold helmet has a tribute to Texas, “The Lone Star State”, written around the top.

Pierre Gasly's 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly's 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly's 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Pierre Gasly’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Logan Sargeant’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Logan Sargeant’s 2022 United States Grand Prix helmet

Formula 2 racer Logan Sargeant will make his Formula 1 practice debut with Williams this weekend. His helmet design always features a prominent US flag, and for this weekend his helmet designer MDM has given his usual look more of a Texan theme.

This article will be updated.

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