Nico Prost has earned back-to-back 'poles,' but he will start 11th for today's race.
Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg completing a combined total of 116 laps.
Esteban Ocon completed a strong showing in his first Grand Prix practice session.
Pat Fry: "It won’t be an easy weekend, but we’ll be trying to score as many points as possible, given that every position is worth double.”
Daniel Ricciardo: "Sebastian looked competitive today and hopefully we’re fighting for that spot on the podium,"
Felipe Massa: "The Mercedes are still looking quick, but we will keep working to close the gap."
The FIA continues to look for ways to make F1 safer for all involved.
Rosberg trailed his teammate in both FP1 and FP2.
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg separated by the narrowest of margins on a scorching opening day's running at the Yas Marina Circuit.
One title is still up for grabs on the legendary Grand Prix circuit in the Brazilian megacity São Paulo.
Driver Colin Thompson to lead the effort.
Thoughts of a Champion – Alex Lynn
Fellow Audi driver salutes his mentor.
Elliott Sadler looks forward to reunion with Phil Gould