Formula 1: Bahrain Qualifying LIVE UPDATES
All the updates as they happen….
Here’s how the Bahrain Qualifying happened – live updates.
Hamilton gets past Raikkonen – surprisingly most cars on track earlier than expected….
Vettel – First sector, 29.1 – faster than team-mate Raikkonen
Rosberg beats Hamilton setting a fastest lap of 1:31:325 with Hamilton in second place at 1:31:391
All cars currently running the super-soft tyres….
Worst qualifying result for Force India this season but the new qualifying format is showing no improvements….
A surprise in Q1 with Force India out – let’s get going with Qualifying 2!
Kimi Raikkonen on-track first followed by the two Mercedes
Hamilton beats Raikkonen’s time setting a lap of 1:30:039 with Vettel quickly taking second place setting his lap of 1:30:409 followed by Rosberg in third place. Raikkonen fourth….
Vettel and Raikkonen on track first followed by the Mercedes team
Rosberg sets the fastest lap of 1:29:897 followed by Vettel, Raikkonen and team-mate Hamilton in fourth who went off-track on the very final corner losing time.
Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix 2016 – ahead of his team-mate, Rosberg, in second place followed by Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen who will definitely put up a fight for the race!
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