Mercedes drivers top qualifying speed trap

Mercedes drivers top qualifying speed trap

13 April 2013 – Mercedes duo Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton topped the qualifying speed trap at Shanghai on Saturday afternoon, just ahead of Toro Rosso's Daniel Ricciardo and Ferrari driver Felipe Massa. As has been the case for most of the weekend, the Red Bull pairing of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber feature near the foot of the list.

2013 Chinese Grand Prix - Qualifying speed trap:

1: Nico Rosberg
Mercedes
319.8 km/h (198.7 mph)
2: Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes
319.4 km/h (198.5 mph)
3: Daniel Ricciardo
Toro Rosso-Ferrari
319.0 km/h (198.2 mph)

4: Felipe Massa
Ferrari
319.0 km/h (198.2 mph)
5. Jean-Éric Vergne
Toro Rosso-Ferrari
318.7 km/h (198.0 mph)
6: Fernando Alonso
Ferrari
318.4 km/h (197.8 mph)

7: Paul di Resta
Force India-Mercedes
317.6 km/h (197.3 mph)
8: Adrian Sutil
Force India-Mercedes
317.5 km/h (197.3 mph)
9: Jules Bianchi
Marussia-Cosworth
317.2 km/h (197.1 mph)

10. Romain Grosjean
Lotus-Renault
317.2 km/h (197.1 mph)
11. Max Chilton
Marussia-Cosworth
317.0 km/h (197.0 mph)
12. Kimi Räikkönen
Lotus
317.0 km/h (197.0 mph)

13. Esteban Gutiérrez
Sauber-Ferrari
316.1 km/h (196.4 mph)
14. Nico Hülkenberg
Sauber-Ferrari
316.1 km/h (196.4 mph)
15. Sergio Pérez
McLaren-Mercedes
315.5 km/h (196.0 mph)

16. Charles Pic
Caterham-Renault
314.6 km/h (195.5 mph)
17. Giedo van der Garde
Caterham-Renault
314.1 km/h (195.1 mph)
18. Jenson Button
McLaren-Mercedes
311.5 km/h (193.6 mph)

19. Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull-Renault
310.2 km/h (192.7 mph)
20. Mark Webber
Red Bull-Renault
309.8 km/h (192.5 mph)
21. Pastor Maldonado
Williams-Renault
308.8 km/h (191.9 mph)
22. Valtteri Bottas
Williams-Renault
308.7 km/h (191.8 mph)
Two designated DRS zones are in place for the 56-lap Grand Prix on Sunday; the first activation point is 752 metres before Turn 14 and the second 98 metres after Turn 16.

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