Latest news on Saturday qualifying
Mercedes scored a fifth consecutive front-row lockout - and its ninth in all in 2014.
Adrian Sutil: "I believe, based on the current weather forecast, we could have good opportunities tomorrow.”
Kimi Raikkonen had a much tougher time of it, ending up tenth out of ten in the final part of the session.
Daniil Kvyat: "It’s been a very special Saturday here in Japan today, as I was told that I would be driving for Infiniti Red Bull Racing next year."
Pastor Maldonado setting the seventeenth fastest time and Romain Grosjean the eighteenth quickest at Suzuka
Jenson Button: "I’ll just take whatever the weather brings tomorrow.”
Both drivers talk about Sebastian Vettel decision to leave the team.
Bottas qualified third for the sixth time this season with Felipe Massa fourth.
Lewis Hamilton is second, to complete a front-row lockout for Mercedes
Mercedes has locked out the front row once again.
Mercedes drivers never give up. Bottas in third.