Nico Rosberg continued to show Mercedes dominance over one lap time this morning in Monaco GP’s free practice three.

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The German driver set a blistering fast time of 1:14.378s and place himself at more than half a second ahead of Romain Grosjean who despite his speed managed to touch the barriers twice in this session and ruined his car.

The Red Bull’s came back strong this morning proving that they might have been sandbagging a little on Thursday and Vettel set the third fastest time of 1:15.261. He was followed closely by Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton who complete the top five.

Felipe Massa caused a red flag after his brakes locked and he smashed the F138 into the barriers, following him Adrian Sutil also ended his session into the barriers.

Here are the full results:

Pos.DriversTeamsTimeLaps
01.Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas1:14.37822
02.France Romain GrosjeanLotus F11:15.03913
03.Deutschland Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1:15.26117
04.Spain Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:15.28617
05.United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas1:15.31120
06.Finland Kimi RaikkonenLotus F11:15.38019
07.Australia Mark WebberRed Bull Racing1:15.55020
08.United Kingdom Paul di RestaSahara Force India1:15.59417
09.Venezuela Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F11:15.86115
10.Deutschland Nico HulkenbergSauber F11:15.92625
11.Mexico Sergio PerezVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:15.95823
12.United Kingdom Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:15.97619
13.France Jean-Eric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:15.97621
14.Australia Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:16.06016
15.Deutschland Adrian SutilSahara Force India1:16.06812
16.Brazil Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:16.1058
17.Mexico Esteban GutiérrezSauber F11:16.42726
18.Finland Valtteri BottasWilliams F11:16.93317
19.France Charles PicCaterham F1 Team1:17.90220
20.Holland Giedo van der GardeCaterham F1 Team1:18.10220
21. France Jules BianchiMarussia F1 Team1:18.70622
22. United Kingdom Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team1:19.22822

Stay tuned for more info and don’t forget about the qualifying session who is about to start in  less than 2 hours time.