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Formula 1: Hamilton fastest after Day 1 in Shanghai

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lewis-hamilton-f1-china-gpLewis Hamilton has taken provisional pole position in Shanghai, after the first day of practice of the Chinese Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver shares the first row with Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso, who was the fastest on track in the morning.

Hamilton’s team-mate Nico Rosberg ends the first day in third position, with the excellent Daniel Ricciardo in fourth after an another brilliant performance.

Despite the good timings, both Mercedes drivers suffered some balancing problems on their WO5′s.

  1. Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1m38.315s 25
  2. Fernando Alonso Ferrari 1m38.456s +0.141s 28
  3. Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1m38.726s +0.411s 30
  4. Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull-Renault 1m38.811s +0.496s 30
  5. Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1m39.015s +0.700s 31
  6. Felipe Massa Williams-Mercedes 1m39.118s +0.803s 25
  7. Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 1m39.283s +0.968s 25
  8. Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes 1m39.491s +1.176s 29
  9. Romain Grosjean Lotus-Renault 1m39.537s +1.222s 36
  10. Daniil Kvyat Toro Rosso-Renault 1m39.648s +1.333s 26
  11. Nico Hulkenberg Force India-Mercedes 1m39.736s +1.421s 30
  12. Kevin Magnussen McLaren-Mercedes 1m39.744s +1.429s 29
  13.  Jean-Eric Vergne Toro Rosso-Renault 1m39.759s +1.444s 28
  14.  Valtteri Bottas Williams-Mercedes 1m39.830s +1.515s 25
  15. Sergio Perez Force India-Mercedes 1m40.124s +1.809s 32
  16. Esteban Gutierrez Sauber-Ferrari 1m40.359s +2.044s 32
  17. Adrian Sutil Sauber-Ferrari 1m40.395s +2.080s 30
  18. Pastor Maldonado Lotus-Renault 1m40.455s +2.140s 12
  19. Jules Bianchi Marussia-Ferrari 1m42.327s +4.012s 27
  20. Max Chilton Marussia-Ferrari 1m43.473s +5.158s 30
  21. Kamui Kobayashi Caterham-Renault 1m43.530s +5.215s 32
  22. Marcus Ericsson Caterham-Renault 1m43.679s +5.364s 32

 

 

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Emanuele Venturoli
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