The pre-season has started today in Jerez and while some teams had a good run all day the likes of McLaren and Mercedes hit some bumps.

After only three laps Jenson Button was force to abandon the morning runs while Nico Rosberg’s silver arrow hit some electrical trouble.

Jerez – pre-season practice 1 results

Pos. Drivers Teams Time Laps
01. United Kingdom Jenson Button Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:18.861 37
02. Australia Mark Webber Red Bull Racing 1:19.709 73
03. France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 Team 1:19.796 54
04. United Kingdom Paul di Resta Sahara Force India 1:20.343 89
05. Australia Daniel Ricciardo Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:20.401 70
06. Brazil Felipe Massa Scuderia Ferrari 1:20.536 64
07. Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sauber F1 Team 1:20.699 79
08. Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes GP 1:20.846 14
09. Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Williams F1 Team 1:20.864 84
10. Holland Giedo van der Garde Caterham F1 Team 1:21.915 64
11. United Kingdom Max Chilton Marussia F1 Team 1:24.176 29

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