European Grand Prix qualifying as it happened
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Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel: “It was a very good day for us. It’s good to have the front row for our team. It’s a tricky circuit with 25 corners so to get a canada goose outlet toronto factory perfect lap in was tough, but it’s good result.”
McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton, who qualified third: “I wasn’t expecting to Canada Goose Coats On Sale be so high up after practice. The guys did a great job to analyse the data. The first lap wasn’t too bad, tried to improve on the next lap but I had to bail out.”
McLaren’s Jenson Button on his sixth place: “It’s not very good. The car felt pretty good in Q2 but Canada Goose sale then in Q3, I had massive canada goose outlet store locations oversteer. I don’t know why but I just couldn’t get any rear grip. The car was great this morning in practice but with the heat maybe our balance isn’t working because of the track temperature. I just canada goose didn’t expect it. It’s not great but we’ll still have a good race.
1415: Hopes of a changing of the guard, then, even with all the technical set up changes, prove unfounded. Is there anything anyone can do to stop the the juggernaut that is Red Bull and Sebastian Vettel? On the evidence so far. only Canada Goose Parka rain, right?
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1407: buy canada goose jacket cheap Looks like the track just wasn’t quickening up as expected at the end, there, and Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button all abandoned their last efforts at Canada Goose Outlet a flying lap. Canada Goose online It’s a Red Bull front row again, though, with Sebastian Vettel leading from Mark Webber, Lewis Hamilton third, Fernando Alonso fourth, and Felipe Massa, Jenson Button, Nico Rosberg, Michael Schumacher, Nick Heidfeld and Adrian Sutil following behind.
1405: SEBASTIAN VETTEL SECURES POLE POSITION
1404: Mark Webber can only go second. Fernando Alonso pits with fourth the best he can do. Lewis Hamilton is also coming in.
1403: Here come the hot laps with the clock hitting 0:00. but seven cars can still post laps but Sebastian Vettel will post the last flying lap.
BBC pit lane reporter
“This track is getting faster and faster all the time. Sebastian canada goose coats on sale Vettel obviously does Canada Goose Online not yet think he’s done enough for pole.”
1402: The front runners are all coming out again, Sebastian Vettel on a new set of softs.
1400: Nico Rosberg is canada goose deals the next to set a time with the buy canada goose jacket top six all in the pits, but the Mercedes man can only stick in a 1:38.231 to go seventh fastest. Michael Schumacher had said that the fourth row was a realistic target for Mercedes canadian goose jacket this weekend and that looks like being borne out here.
1358: But he is immediately usurped by Sebastian Vettel in his Red Bull with a 1:36.975. Lightning from the German. Vettel is currently followed by Hamilton, Alonso, Webber, Button and Massa. No other lap times set just yet.
1358: Lewis Hamilton goes top with a 1:37.380.
1357: And Fernando Alonso posts a time of 1:37.454. “That will not be good enough for pole,” says Martin Brundle. To be fair, though, the Spaniard is on used tyres.
1356: The Ferraris, out on used soft tyres apparently, look like being the first to set lap times.
Toro Rosso’s Jaime Alguersuari, who will start 18th in tomorrow’s race, canada goose clearance sale on speculation surrounding his future: “I’ve got nothing to say. I think Red Bull has done enough for me since I was 15 years old and helped me into Formula 1 when I was 19. I don’t think about my future. At the moment I see myself here with this team and this family [Red Bull].”
1354: And here we go, Q3 up and running.
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1350: Force India’s Adrian Sutil edged into the top 10 by all of 0.034 seconds by the way. Tighter than EJ’s jeans in other words.
“McLaren appear quicker than I expected, good news.”
1347: And Vitaly Petrov does indeed drop out in P11 as Adrian Sutil squeezes into the top 10 bit canada goose clearance of a shock that for the Renault driver after looking good in Friday practice. The Russian is joined canada goose black friday sale by Di Resta, Barrichello, Kobayashi, Maldonado, Perez and Buemi.
1346: There’s your chequered flag.
1346: Michael Schumacher canada goose coats improves to fifth. but it’s Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta in the Force Indias looking to push out of the bottom seven. Vitaly Petrov in the Renault is bang in trouble by the look of things.
1345: Less than a minute to go in Q2 and the top six cars aren’t bothering to re emerge.
1343: Kamui Kobayashi gets his head above water just with a lap of 1:40.067 to squeeze up to P15. He Canada Goose Jackets will probably need more than that, though.
BBC F1 commentator Martin Brundle: “Mark Webber 2018 canada goose outlet has had four fastest laps in Grand Prix this season. He’s been fast, got the pace, but it’s just not worked out for him in the race as he’s not led a single lap. His team mate Sebastian Vettel hasn’t set a fastest lap this year Canada Goose Outlet but he’s won five races.”.