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.

01.44 – United Kingdom Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas1:37.50214
02.06Deutschland Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas1:37.73313
03.14 Spain Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:37.95317
04.27 – Deutschland Nico HulkenbergSahara Force India1:38.12210
05.22 – United Kingdom Jenson ButtonMcLaren F11:38.63616
06.07Finland Kimi RaikkonenScuderia Ferrari1:38.78312
07.20 – Denmark Kevin MagnussenMcLaren F11:38.94915
08.26 – Russia Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso1:39.05624
09.11 – Mexico Sergio PerezSahara Force India1:39.10221
10.01Deutschland Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1:39.38916
11.19 – Brazil Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:39.53311
12.25 – France Jean-Eric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:39.86226
13.19 – Brazil Felipe NasrWilliams Martini Racing1:40.07814
14.03Australia Daniel RicciardoSahara Force India1:40.40619
15.99 – Deutschland Adrian SutilWilliams Martini Racing1:40.65220
16.13 – Venezuela Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 Team1:40.79331
17.17 – France Jules BianchiMarussia F1 Team1:40.88920
18.21 – Holland Giedo van der GardeSauber F1 Team1:40.91320
19.08 – France Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team1:41.03624
20.04 – United Kingdom Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team1:41.79420
21.21 – Belgium Robin FrijnsCaterham F1 Team1:42.41735
22.09 – Sweden Marcus EricssonCaterham F1 Team1:42.71121