Sebastian Vettel led team mate Mark Webber in a Red Bull one-two in second practice in Japan on Friday afternoon as several drivers, including Lotus’s Kimi Raikkonen, ended the session in the gravel.

Sebastian_Vettel-Japanese_GP-P01Vettel’s lap of 1m 33.852 was 0.168s quicker than Webber’s best time, with Mercedes Nico Rosberg clocking the third fastest time ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton who was only sixth behind Lotus’ Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean.

Felipe Massa proved himself faster then Fernando Alonso once more stopping the clock at 1:34.698 which was good enough for eight place while Alonso was only tenth behind Jenson Button.

Pos. Drivers Teams Time Laps
01. Deutschland Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing 1:33.852 35
02. Australia Mark Webber Red Bull Racing 1:34.020 35
03. Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:34.114 36
04. Finland Kimi Raikkonen Lotus F1 1:34.202 17
05. France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 1:34.411 30
06. United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:34.442 36
07. Australia Daniel Ricciardo Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:34.473 30
08. Brazil Felipe Massa Scuderia Ferrari 1:34.698 35
09. United Kingdom Jenson Button Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:34.912 34
10. Spain Fernando Alonso Scuderia Ferrari 1:35.087 32
11. Mexico Esteban Gutiérrez Sauber F1 1:35.089 36
12. France Jean-Eric Vergne Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:35.109 34
13. Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sauber F1 1:35.182 34
14. United Kingdom Paul di Resta Sahara Force India 1:35.275 35
15. Deutschland Adrian Sutil Sahara Force India 1:35.341 25
16. Mexico Sergio Perez Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:35.709 8
17. Finland Valtteri Bottas Williams F1 1:36.136 41
18. Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Williams F1 1:36.722 6
19. France Charles Pic Caterham F1 Team 1:37.630 31
20. Holland Giedo van der Garde Caterham F1 Team 1:37.905 36
21. United Kingdom Max Chilton Marussia F1 1:38.121 33
22. France Jules Bianchi Marussia F1 no time 0