Friday, March 13, 2015

2015 AUSTRALIAN GP: MERCEDES AMG TOO MUCH DOMINANT

Today’s running clearly demonstrated the increase in performance that we had anticipated for the 2015 cars, with the improvement in lap times of about two seconds likely to rise up to three seconds as we go into FP3 and qualifying tomorrow.

FREE PRACTICE ONE
P DRIVER TEAM TIME LAPS
1Nico RosbergMercedes1:29.55719
2Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:29.58619
3Valtteri BottasWilliams1:30.74820
4Carlos Sainz JrToro Rosso1:31.01432
5Sebastian VettelFerrari1:31.02913
6Max VerstappenToro Rosso1:31.06731
7Felipe MassaWilliams1:31.18819
8Kimi RaikkonenFerrari1:31.31014
9Pastor MaldonadoLotus1:31.45122
10Daniel RicciardoRed Bull1:31.5709
11Daniil KvyatRed Bull1:32.07318
12Sergio PerezForce India1:32.24722
13Nico HulkenbergForce India1:32.26119
14Jenson ButtonMcLaren1:34.5426
15Kevin MagnussenMcLaren1:34.7857
16Romain GrosjeanLotus2:17.7825

FREE PRACTICE TWO
P DRIVER TEAM TIME LAPS
1Nico RosbergMercedes1:27.69729
2Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:27.79725
3Sebastian VettelFerrari1:28.41233
4Kimi RaikkonenFerrari1:28.84233
5Valtteri BottasWilliams1:29.26532
6Daniil KvyatRed Bull1:30.01627
7Carlos Sainz JrToro Rosso1:30.07141
8Pastor MaldonadoLotus1:30.10411
9Romain GrosjeanLotus1:30.20537
10Nico HulkenbergForce India1:30.47330
11Felipe NasrSauber1:30.75533
12Sergio PerezForce India1:30.98032
13Jenson ButtonMcLaren1:31.38721
14Max VerstappenToro Rosso1:31.3956
15Marcus EricssonSauber1:32.30314
16Kevin MagnussenMcLaren1:33.2894