Hamilton sets early pace in China

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F1 Grand Prix, GP China, Shanghai International Ciruitcn

McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was the fastest man on the Shanghai International Circuit during the first free practice of the Chinese GP. The Briton was followed by Mercedes duo Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher.

Results

Pos.DriverTeamTimeLaps
1.Lewis HamiltonMcLaren1m37.106-7
2.Nico RosbergMercedes AMG1m38.116s+ 1.01014
3.Michael SchumacherMercedes AMG1m38.316s+ 1.21014
4.Sergio PerezSauber1m38.584s+ 1.47813
5.Kamui KobayashiSauber1m38.911s+ 1.80512
6.Mark WebberRed Bull Racing1m38.977s+ 1.87115
7.Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1m39.198s+ 2.09212
8.Jenson ButtonMcLaren1m39.199s+ 2.0936
9.Daniel RicciardoToro Rosso1m39.748s+ 2.64216
10.Jean-Eric VergneToro Rosso1m39.768s+ 2.66214
11.Fernando AlonsoFerrari1m40.056s+ 2.95014
12.Felipe MassaFerrari1m40.153s+ 3.04714
13.Valtteri BottasWilliams1m40.298s+ 3.1928
14.Nico HulkenbergForce India1m40.328s+ 3.22213
15.Pastor MaldonadoWilliams1m40.540s+ 3.43412
16.Heikki KovalainenCaterham1m41.071s+ 3.96514
17.Romain GrosjeanLotus F11m41.204s+ 4.09814
18.Timo GlockMarussia1m42.330s+ 5.22414
19.Giedo van der GardeCaterham1m42.521s+ 5.41511
20.Jules BianchiForce India1m44.118s+ 7.0128
21.Pedro de la RosaHRT1m44.227s+ 7.12110
22.Charles PicMarussia1m44.500s+ 7.39415
23.Narain KarthikeyanHRT1m47.204s+ 10.09812
24.Kimi RaikkonenLotus F11m50.465s+ 13.35911