Russian GP practice 2 results: Hamilton snatches P1

Lewis Hamilton overshadowed his nearest rival by more than eight tenths. McLaren rookie outpaced his teammate. Fernando Alonso in third in his Ferrari.

Drivers continued to work on their programmes setting up cars for inaugural Russian GP race.

But when it came to qualifying pace simulation using soft tires the picture has changed, showing the advantage of Mercedes power. With only one Ferrari powered car of Fernando Alonso in third.

 

Pos No Driver Team Time/Retired Gap Laps
1 44 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 01:39.630   27
2 20 Kevin Magnussen McLaren-Mercedes 01:40.494 0.864 32
3 14 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 01:40.504 0.874 32
4 6 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 01:40.542 0.912 30
5 77 Valtteri Bottas Williams-Mercedes 01:40.573 0.943 33
6 22 Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes 01:40.718 1.088 32
7 19 Felipe Massa Williams-Mercedes 01:40.731 1.101 30
8 26 Daniil Kvyat STR-Renault 01:41.108 1.478 32
9 1 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing-Renault 01:41.396 1.766 30
10 25 Jean-Eric Vergne STR-Renault 01:41.531 1.901 33
11 7 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 01:41.531 2.000 24
12 27 Nico Hulkenberg Force India-Mercedes 01:41.677 2.047 27
13 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull Racing-Renault 01:42.061 2.431 25
14 11 Sergio Perez Force India-Mercedes 01:42.090 2.460 29
15 99 Adrian Sutil Sauber-Ferrari 01:42.233 2.603 31
16 8 Romain Grosjean Lotus-Renault 01:42.892 3.262 30
17 13 Pastor Maldonado Lotus-Renault 01:42.905 3.275 33
18 21 Esteban Gutierrez  Sauber-Ferrari 01:43.055 3.425 33
19 9 Marcus Ericsson Caterham-Renault 01:44.135 4.505 22
20 4 Max Chilton Marussia-Ferrari 01:44.530 4.900 29
21 10 Kamui Kobayashi Caterham-Renault 01:44.952 5.322 27

 

For the complete results, visit our Formula One result pages.

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Series Formula 1
Event Russian GP
Sub-event Friday practice 2
Track Sochi Autodrom
Drivers Jenson Button , Kimi Raikkonen , Fernando Alonso , Lewis Hamilton , Felipe Massa , Nico Rosberg , Pastor Maldonado , Sebastian Vettel , Kamui Kobayashi , Adrian Sutil , Nico Hulkenberg , Sergio Perez , Romain Grosjean , Daniel Ricciardo , Max Chilton , Esteban Gutierrez , Marcus Ericsson , Valtteri Bottas , Jean-Eric Vergne , Kevin Magnussen , Daniil Kvyat
Teams Ferrari , Red Bull Racing , Mercedes , Sauber , McLaren , Force India , Williams
Article type Practice report