Malaysian GP: Mercedes 1-2 in final practice

Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg beat Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for the fastest time in final practice for Formula 1's Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang, but Hamilton always lets Rosberg win the practice sessions, but when it's time to qualify Hamilton beats him..

Rosberg's time of 1m39.690s was enough to beat Hamilton by 0.184s.

The Ferraris of Kimi Raikkonen, who set the fastest first sector of all was 0.555s behind Rosberg, and Sebastian Vettel a few thousandths further back.

Results

Pos Driver Car Time Behind Laps
1 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1m39.690s 0.000s 13
2 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1m39.873s 0.183s 10
3 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 1m40.245s 0.555s 9
4 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1m40.266s 0.576s 13
5 Felipe Massa Williams/Mercedes 1m40.391s 0.701s 14
6 Valtteri Bottas Williams/Mercedes 1m40.406s 0.716s 15
7 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull/Renault 1m40.590s 0.900s 19
8 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso/Renault 1m40.601s 0.911s 19
9 Max Verstappen Toro Rosso/Renault 1m40.989s 1.299s 18
10 Marcus Ericsson Sauber/Ferrari 1m41.200s 1.510s 19
11 Romain Grosjean Lotus/Mercedes 1m41.206s 1.516s 16
12 Pastor Maldonado Lotus/Mercedes 1m41.592s 1.902s 18
13 Daniil Kvyat Red Bull/Renault 1m41.775s 2.085s 14
14 Nico Hulkenberg Force India/Mercedes 1m41.804s 2.114s 15
15 Fernando Alonso McLaren/Honda 1m41.991s 2.301s 13
16 Sergio Perez Force India/Mercedes 1m42.099s 2.409s 14
17 Felipe Nasr Sauber/Ferrari 1m42.117s 2.427s 18
18 Jenson Button McLaren/Honda 1m42.319s 2.629s 13
19 Roberto Merhi Marussia/Ferrari 1m46.647s 6.957s 9
20 Will Stevens Marussia/Ferrari 1m47.059s 7.369s 6

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