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.DriversTeamsTimeLaps
01.Deutschland Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas1:32.33014
02.Deutschland Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1:32.58412
03.Spain Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:32.66711
04.United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton*Mercedes AMG Petronas1:32.76213
05.Australia Mark Webber*Red Bull Racing1:33.07813
06.Brazil Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:33.20713
07.United Kingdom Paul di RestaSahara Force India1:33.23514
08.Deutschland Adrian SutilSahara Force India1:33.24616
09.Finland Kimi RaikkonenLotus F11:33.32713
10.United Kingdom Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedesno time11
11.France Romain GrosjeanLotus F11:33.7627
12.Mexico Sergio PerezVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:33.9149
13.Australia Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:33.97414
14.Deutschland Nico HulkenbergSauber F11:33.97614
15.Finland Valtteri BottasWilliams F11:34.10513
16.France Jean-Eric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:34.28413
17.Venezuela Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F11:34.4256
18.Mexico Esteban Gutiérrez*Sauber F11:34.7309
19.France Charles PicCaterham F1 Team1:35.2836
20. France Jules BianchiMarussia F11:36.1786
21.Holland Giedo van der GardeCaterham F1 Team1:36.3047
22. United Kingdom Max ChiltonMarussia F11:36.4766
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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