Massa kicks off Bahrain GP weekend on top

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Felipe Massa topped the times in the first free practice session ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix, to be held on Sunday at Sakhir. The Ferrari driver was slightly faster than his temmate Fernando Alonso. Nico Rosberg was little more than a tenth away to be third fastest.

Results

Pos.NoDriverTeamTimeGapLaps
14Felipe MassaFerrari1:34.487-11
23Fernando AlonsoFerrari1:34.5640.07719
39Nico RosbergMercedes AMG1:34.6210.13422
41Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing-Renault1:34.7900.30320
514Paul di RestaForce India-Mercedes1:34.9490.46217
65Jenson ButtonMcLaren-Mercedes1:35.0690.58222
72Mark WebberRed Bull Racing-Renault1:35.1010.61419
815Adrian SutilForce India-Mercedes1:35.1190.63219
97Kimi RäikkönenLotus-Renault1:35.3450.85817
108Romain GrosjeanLotus-Renault1:35.6111.12414
116Sergio PerezMcLaren-Mercedes1:35.6401.15323
1217Valtteri BottasWilliams-Renault1:35.7831.29616
1310Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG1:35.7921.30516
1418Jean-Eric VergneSTR-Ferrari1:36.0141.52719
1519Daniel RicciardoSTR-Ferrari1:36.4851.99820
1616Pastor MaldonadoWilliams-Renault1:36.4982.01117
1711Nico HulkenbergSauber-Ferrari1:36.7552.26820
1812Esteban GutierrezSauber-Ferrari1:37.2142.72721
1920Charles PicCaterham-Renault1:37.8503.36320
2021Heikki KovalainenCaterham-Renault1:38.4013.91420
2123Max ChiltonMarussia-Cosworth1:39.4454.958
2222Rodolfo GonzalezMarussia-Cosworth1:40.2155.728