2014 Hungarian Formula 1 Grand Prix - Third free practice

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Hello and welcome to live coverage of final practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix!
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It's another glorious day at the Hungaroring, with temperatures steadily rising
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Lewis Hamilton led the way on Friday, from Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg
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Now the drivers have a final hour of practice ahead of qualifying
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As a reminder, Pirelli is supplying its Soft and Medium tyres this weekend
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In terms of DRS, there are two zones in place
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The first comes along the main straight, with the second between Turns 1 and 2
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The green light comes on and FP3 is underway!
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Maldonado heads a queue of cars completing practice starts
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Vergne is the first to actually leave the pits
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Sutil heads straight onto a flying lap
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But he backs off and pulls into the pits
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All drivers on Medium tyres at the moment
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Just Button and the Force Indias yet to head out
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Kobayashi posts the first time of the session
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Rosberg is the early leader on 1:26.374
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Ericsson locks up and runs wide at Turn 12
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Rosberg had been on a faster lap, but opted to back off
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Hamilton reports that he "can't seem to stop the car"
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The brakes still seem to be a concern following his Hockenheim failure
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Kobayashi runs off the track at Turn 4
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He had numerous moments on Friday
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All 22 drivers have now sampled the conditions
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Vettel is up to second, ahead of Massa and Bottas
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Fellow rookies Magnussen and Kvyat are fifth and sixth
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Ricciardo goes fourth, just behind team-mate Vettel
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Bottas goes quickest with a 1:26.240
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Replays show Grosjean running wide at Turn 4
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Ricciardo breaks into the 1m25s and edges ahead of Bottas
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Raikkonen has moved up to sixth position
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Ferrari team-mate Alonso is still in the pits
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The Spaniard has only completed two laps this morning
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Raikkonen, Button and Sutil are the only drivers lapping
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Rosberg now joins them in his Mercedes
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Bottas has reported that the track feels better than it did yesterday
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Replays show Rosberg running wide at Turn 13
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Alonso is back out after a lengthy spell in the pits
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He goes straight to the top of the times on 1:25.954
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Hamilton moves up to eighth position
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Hulkenberg reports an "absolutely terrible" crosswind
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Hamilton jumps clear with a 1:25.682
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Replays show Ricciardo running wide at Turn 11 before outbraking himself at Turn 12
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Plenty of work being carried out at the front of Button's car
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He doesn't look like he will be going anywhere soon
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We should see teams switching to the Soft tyres shortly
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Mechanics are also tending to the front of Rosberg's Silver Arrow
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When asked how he is finding Turn 4, Grosjean responds "very bad on entry"
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All 22 cars in the pits as we await the Option tyre runs
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The Ferrari drivers are the first to head out on Softs
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We saw a gain of around 1.5 seconds between compounds yesterday
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Alonso goes fastest on the softer rubber, lapping in 1:24.769
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That was despite a poor opening sector
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Raikkonen slots into second position
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Replays show Ericsson controlling a snap of oversteer through Turn 3
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He also ran over the Turn 4 exit kerbs
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That Caterham looks as though it's a real handful...
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Rosberg moves ahead of the Ferraris with a 1:24.501
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The German lost time when he ran wide at Turn 12
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Bottas goes second, two tenths back
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Magnussen and Button have gone fifth and sixth
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Kvyat now splits the McLaren drivers
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Vergne edges ahead of Kvyat with his attempt
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Hamilton retakes P1 with a time of 1:24.048
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That's almost half a second quicker than Rosberg
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But it's important to remember Rosberg's error
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Rosberg reduces Hamilton's advantage to 0.229s
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Vettel has gone third, just ahead of Bottas
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Ricciardo is up to fifth in the second Red Bull
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Hamilton is told that Rosberg is carrying some more speed into Turn 12
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Kvyat improves to P10, pushing down Massa
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Massa is running an older floor than Bottas after his Hockenheim crash
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The chequered flag comes out
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Rosberg closes the gap again, with just 0.047s separating the pair at the end
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Vettel is third, ahead of Bottas and team-mate Ricciardo
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Stay tuned to the website for a full report plus the latest news and photos
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We will be back for qualifying at 2pm local time (GMT +2)