Australian Grand Prix FP1 results: Mercedes back on top

Not much has changed with Mercedes reasserting themselves as the ones to beat.

Surprise, Mercedes is still the fastest team in Formula One, a full second ahead of Valtteri Bottas in the Williams. Only 16 cars took to the track today with Sauber and Manor never posting a time.

 

Pos. No. Name Team Time Gap Laps
1 6 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1:29.557   19
2 44 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:29.586 0.029 19
3 77 Valtteri Bottas Williams 1:30.748 1.191 20
4 55 Carlos Sainz Jr Toro Rosso 1:31.014 1.457 32
5 5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:31.029 1.472 13
6 33 Max Verstappen Toro Rosso 1:31.067 1.510 31
7 19 Felipe Massa Williams 1:31.188 1.631 19
8 7 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 1:31.310 1.753 14
9 13 Pastor Maldonado Lotus 1:31.451 1.894 22
10 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 1:31.570 2.013 9
11 26 Daniil Kvyat Red Bull 1:32.073 2.516 18
12 11 Sergio Perez Force India 1:32.247 2.690 22
13 22 Nico Hulkenberg Force India 1:32.261 2.704 19
14 27 Jenson Button McLaren 1:34.542 4.985 6
15 20 Kevin Magnussen McLaren 1:34.785 5.228 7
16 8 Romain Grosjean Lotus 2:17.782 48.225 5

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Series Formula 1
Event Australian GP
Sub-event Friday practice 1
Track Albert Park Circuit
Drivers Jenson Button , Kimi Raikkonen , Lewis Hamilton , Felipe Massa , Carlos Sainz , Nico Rosberg , Pastor Maldonado , Sebastian Vettel , Nico Hulkenberg , Sergio Perez , Romain Grosjean , Daniel Ricciardo , Valtteri Bottas , Kevin Magnussen , Daniil Kvyat , Max Verstappen
Article type Results