Lewis Hamilton and team mate Nico Rosberg were the stars as Mercedes made an incredible start at Sakhir by locking out the top two spots in first practice.

Fernando Alonso secured third for Ferrari, while being temporarily fastest before Mercedes’s boys came out for last charge, while Force India’s Nico Hulkenberg beat McLaren’s Jenson Button to fourth.

Pos. Drivers Teams Time Laps
01. 44 – United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:37.502 14
02. 06Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:37.733 13
03. 14 - Spain Fernando Alonso Scuderia Ferrari 1:37.953 17
04. 27 – Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sahara Force India 1:38.122 10
05. 22 – United Kingdom Jenson Button McLaren F1 1:38.636 16
06. 07Finland Kimi Raikkonen Scuderia Ferrari 1:38.783 12
07. 20 – Denmark Kevin Magnussen McLaren F1 1:38.949 15
08. 26 – Russia Daniil Kvyat Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:39.056 24
09. 11 – Mexico Sergio Perez Sahara Force India 1:39.102 21
10. 01Deutschland Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing 1:39.389 16
11. 19 – Brazil Felipe Massa Williams Martini Racing 1:39.533 11
12. 25 - France Jean-Eric Vergne Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:39.862 26
13. 19 – Brazil Felipe Nasr Williams Martini Racing 1:40.078 14
14. 03Australia Daniel Ricciardo Sahara Force India 1:40.406 19
15. 99 – Deutschland Adrian Sutil Williams Martini Racing 1:40.652 20
16. 13 – Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Lotus F1 Team 1:40.793 31
17. 17 – France Jules Bianchi Marussia F1 Team 1:40.889 20
18. 21 – Holland Giedo van der Garde Sauber F1 Team 1:40.913 20
19. 08 – France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 Team 1:41.036 24
20. 04 – United Kingdom Max Chilton Marussia F1 Team 1:41.794 20
21. 21 – Belgium Robin Frijns Caterham F1 Team 1:42.417 35
22. 09 – Sweden Marcus Ericsson Caterham F1 Team 1:42.711 21