2015 JAPANESE GP: ROSBERG ON POLE

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has taken pole position from his team mate Lewis Hamilton by 0.076s. Rosberg secured pole after the red flag came out with just 36 seconds of Q3 to go, meaning that neither driver could complete their second run.

Pos. No. Driver Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Laps
1 6 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1:33.015 1:32.632 1:32.584 16
2 44 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:32.844 1:32.789 1:32.660 15
3 77 Valtteri Bottas Williams 1:34.326 1:33.416 1:33.024 11
4 5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:34.431 1:33.844 1:33.245 11
5 19 Felipe Massa Williams 1:34.744 1:33.377 1:33.337 12
6 7 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:34.171 1:33.361 1:33.347 10
7 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull Racing 1:34.399 1:34.153 1:33.497 17
8 8 Romain Grosjean Lotus 1:34.398 1:34.278 1:33.967 19
9 11 Sergio Perez Force India 1:35.001 1:34.174
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10 26 Daniil Kvyat Red Bull Racing 1:34.646 1:34.201
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11 27 Nico Hulkenberg Force India 1:35.328 1:34.390
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12 55 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso 1:34.873 1:34.453
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13 13 Pastor Maldonado Lotus 1:34.796 1:34.497
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14 14 Fernando Alonso McLaren 1:35.467 1:34.785
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15 33 Max Verstappen Toro Rosso 1:34.522

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16 22 Jenson Button McLaren 1:35.664

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17 9 Marcus Ericsson Sauber 1:35.673

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18 12 Felipe Nasr Sauber 1:35.760

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19 28 Will Stevens Marussia 1:38.783

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NC 53 Alexander Rossi Marussia 1:47.114

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