And is begun ladies and gentlemen. The first practice of the Australian GP is over and all those who believed that Red Bull was hiding it’s real pace were right. Sebastian Vettel managed to put himself at the top of the time sheets with in just over 16 laps with the time of: 1:27.211, he was closely followed by Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso.

Here are the results in full:

Australian GP 2013 – Practice 1 Results

Pos.DriversTeamsTimeLaps
01.Deutschland Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1:27.21116
02.Brazil Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:27.28917
03.Spain Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:27.54716
04.United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas1:27.55218
05.Australia Mark WebberRed Bull Racing1:27.66818
06.Finland Kimi RaikkonenLotus F11:27.87717
07.Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas1:28.01317
08.Deutschland Adrian SutilSahara Force India1:28.42619
09.United Kingdom Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:28.44019
10.France Romain GrosjeanLotus F11:28.52015
11.Mexico Sergio PerezVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:28.59719
12.Deutschland Nico HulkenbergSauber F11:28.78619
13.United Kingdom Paul di RestaSahara Force India1:28.91018
14.Venezuela Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F11:29.44320
15.Finland Valtteri BottasWilliams F11:29.92819
16.Mexico Esteban GutiérrezSauber F11:30.20317
17.France Jean Eric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:30.72917
18.Australia Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:30.96919
19. France Jules BianchiMarussia F11:31.26324
20. United Kingdom Max ChiltonMarussia F11:32.17623
21.France Charles PicCaterham F1 Team1:32.27421
22.Holland Giedo van der GardeCaterham F1 Team1:32.38818