Lotus’s Kimi Raikkonen finished as Fridays fastest runner with 1”34.247 ahead of both Red Bull’s but in the last practice this morning it was Alonso who set the best time.

As the qualify session unfolded it was Nico Rosberg the driver who set the fastest time and took the Bahrain’s pole position. He is closely followed by Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso.

Pos. Drivers Teams Time Laps
01. Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:32.330 14
02. Deutschland Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing 1:32.584 12
03. Spain Fernando Alonso Scuderia Ferrari 1:32.667 11
04. United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton* Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:32.762 13
05. Australia Mark Webber* Red Bull Racing 1:33.078 13
06. Brazil Felipe Massa Scuderia Ferrari 1:33.207 13
07. United Kingdom Paul di Resta Sahara Force India 1:33.235 14
08. Deutschland Adrian Sutil Sahara Force India 1:33.246 16
09. Finland Kimi Raikkonen Lotus F1 1:33.327 13
10. United Kingdom Jenson Button Vodafone McLaren Mercedes no time 11
11. France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 1:33.762 7
12. Mexico Sergio Perez Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:33.914 9
13. Australia Daniel Ricciardo Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:33.974 14
14. Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sauber F1 1:33.976 14
15. Finland Valtteri Bottas Williams F1 1:34.105 13
16. France Jean-Eric Vergne Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:34.284 13
17. Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Williams F1 1:34.425 6
18. Mexico Esteban Gutiérrez* Sauber F1 1:34.730 9
19. France Charles Pic Caterham F1 Team 1:35.283 6
20. France Jules Bianchi Marussia F1 1:36.178 6
21. Holland Giedo van der Garde Caterham F1 Team 1:36.304 7
22. United Kingdom Max Chilton Marussia F1 1:36.476 6
Q1 107% Time: 1:39.379
* Esteban Gutierrez and Lewis Hamilton will lose 5 grid positions due to penalties while Mark Webber will lose 3

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