2012 CANADA GP: FRIDAY RESULTS

Lewis Hamilton was fastest for McLaren in the opening free practice session for the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal. A two-time winner in Montreal, the Briton edged out Sebastian Vettel's Red Bull by just over a tenth of a second, with Nico Rosberg's Mercedes third.

Pos      Driver                 Team                Time        Gap   Laps
 1.  Lewis Hamilton        McLaren-Mercedes        1:15.564            30
 2.  Sebastian Vettel      Red Bull-Renault        1:15.682   + 0.118  29
 3.  Nico Rosberg          Mercedes                1:15.782   + 0.218  30
 4.  Fernando Alonso       Ferrari                 1:15.842   + 0.278  34
 5.  Mark Webber           Red Bull-Renault        1:15.897   + 0.333  28
 6.  Nico Hulkenberg       Force India-Mercedes    1:15.986   + 0.422  29
 7.  Kamui Kobayashi       Sauber-Ferrari          1:16.000   + 0.436  31
 8.  Sergio Perez          Sauber-Ferrari          1:16.249   + 0.685  32
 9.  Michael Schumacher    Mercedes                1:16.264   + 0.700  28
10.  Jenson Button         McLaren-Mercedes        1:16.347   + 0.783  12
11.  Paul di Resta         Force India-Mercedes    1:16.460   + 0.896  32
12.  Felipe Massa          Ferrari                 1:16.619   + 1.055  17
13.  Pastor Maldonado      Williams-Renault        1:16.859   + 1.295  25
14.  Romain Grosjean       Lotus-Renault           1:16.890   + 1.326  36
15.  Kimi Raikkonen        Lotus-Renault           1:17.014   + 1.450  41
16.  Jean-Eric Vergne      Toro Rosso-Ferrari      1:17.352   + 1.788  28
17.  Daniel Ricciardo      Toro Rosso-Ferrari      1:17.580   + 2.016  31
18.  Vitaly Petrov         Caterham-Renault        1:17.935   + 2.371  23
19.  Heikki Kovalainen     Caterham-Renault        1:18.177   + 2.613  16
20.  Pedro de la Rosa      HRT-Cosworth            1:18.182   + 2.618  26
21.  Bruno Senna           Williams-Renault        1:18.762   + 3.198  36
22.  Narain Karthikeyan    HRT-Cosworth            1:19.354   + 3.790  23
23.  Timo Glock            Marussia-Cosworth       1:20.004   + 4.440  21
24.  Charles Pic           Marussia-Cosworth       1:20.067   + 4.503  23
Sebastian Vettel edged out Fernando Alonso to set the fastest time in a very close final Canadian Grand Prix practice session in Montreal. Just 0.006 seconds split Vettel's Red Bull and Alonso's Ferrari, with Lewis Hamilton taking third for McLaren, and Mark Webber (Red Bull) and Pastor Maldonado (Williams) completing the top five.
Pos      Driver                Team                Time         Gap   Laps
 1.  Sebastian Vettel      Red Bull-Renault       1:14.442             22
 2.  Fernando Alonso       Ferrari                1:14.448    + 0.006  17
 3.  Lewis Hamilton        McLaren-Mercedes       1:14.712    + 0.270  19
 4.  Mark Webber           Red Bull-Renault       1:14.724    + 0.282  21
 5.  Pastor Maldonado      Williams-Renault       1:14.755    + 0.313  22
 6.  Felipe Massa          Ferrari                1:14.767    + 0.325  21
 7.  Michael Schumacher    Mercedes               1:14.796    + 0.354  19
 8.  Romain Grosjean       Lotus-Renault          1:14.873    + 0.431  20
 9.  Kimi Raikkonen        Lotus-Renault          1:14.977    + 0.535  21
10.  Nico Hulkenberg       Force India-Mercedes   1:14.992    + 0.550  22
11.  Paul di Resta         Force India-Mercedes   1:15.067    + 0.625  19
12.  Sergio Perez          Sauber-Ferrari         1:15.112    + 0.670  21
13.  Kamui Kobayashi       Sauber-Ferrari         1:15.126    + 0.684  24
14.  Bruno Senna           Williams-Renault       1:15.237    + 0.795  22
15.  Jenson Button         McLaren-Mercedes       1:15.327    + 0.885  22
16.  Daniel Ricciardo      Toro Rosso-Ferrari     1:15.498    + 1.056  19
17.  Vitaly Petrov         Caterham-Renault       1:16.268    + 1.826  24
18.  Heikki Kovalainen     Caterham-Renault       1:16.545    + 2.103  20
19.  Pedro de la Rosa      HRT-Cosworth           1:17.705    + 3.263  21
20.  Timo Glock            Marussia-Cosworth      1:17.974    + 3.532  23
21.  Narain Karthikeyan    HRT-Cosworth           1:18.189    + 3.747  21
22.  Charles Pic           Marussia-Cosworth      1:18.684    + 4.242  23
23.  Jean-Eric Vergne      Toro Rosso-Ferrari      no time              3 
24.  Nico Rosberg          Mercedes                no time              1