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Free Practice 3

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And the session is over Vettel fastest from Alonso and Rosberg - with Massa, Button, Hamilton, Schumacher and Petrov coming next. The big story though was Mark Webber spending the entire session in the pits. Join us for Qualifying at 18:00.

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De la Rosa has suffered a crash right at the end of the session - he loses control of the back of the car and spins 180 degrees into the barrier - he is okay though.

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Vettel fastest with a lap of 1:13.381 - looks like he might finish fastest to make it a very mixed session for Red Bull.

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Alonso and Vettel back out now for the final few minutes.

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Petrov has just jumped from eight to sixth with a fast lap.

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Rosberg now the only one of the top six out on the track.

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And Alonso now goes fastest with an effort of 1:13.701

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Alonso has just produced the exact same time as Rosberg and is pushing fast again.

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The Ferraris are showing some speed - Alonso has just gone second fastest - Massa is fourth after having been ahead of Alonso for a brief moment.

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Rosberg's Mercedes remains fastest. Schumacher will not be happy being over a second behind his team-mate in 7th.

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Barrichello loses control for a moment and has to take a short court through the gravel.

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Just 20 minutes to go and people are still working on Webber's car..looks like he might miss out on this session completely.

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Away from Formula One for a moment - Audi driver Alan McNish walk away from a spectacular crash at the Le Mans 24 Hours, with fans also lucky to escape injury.

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Our current order: 1. Roseberg 2. Vettel 3. Alonso 4. Massa 5. Button 6. Hamilton 7. Heidfeld 8. Petrov 9. Buemi 10. Maldonado.

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Hamilton has produced the fourth best time but he is still over 0.7 seconds behind Rosberg

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Rosberg showing great pace again today – he now gets into the 1:13s with a 1:13.919 effort.

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Hamilton ninth with his first effort but two seconds off Vettel.

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Hamilton currently on his first timed lap – Webber remains in the pits.

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Hello - welcome to the fun and games Sebastian Vettel - an effort of 1:14.162. Rosberg now second then Massa and Alonso in the Ferrari as the fast times fly in.

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Jenson Button becomes the first man to dip below 1:15 with an effort of 1:14.942 - times continue to drop.

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Track temperature continues to rise – up to 29 degrees now – should lead to quicker times come qualification later this evening.

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Jenson Button has just produced the second rastest lap of the session - Vitaly Petrov of Renault is now third fastest.

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Nico Rosberg of Mercedes remains the fastest man out there with an effort of 1:15.034. Remember he was fastest during free practice 1

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Still no sign of Webber - more KERS problems for Red Bull - they have had issues all season. It is a problem with the KERS battery by all accounts.

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Mark Webber has a KERS problem and his mechanics are working furiously on it. It is preventing him from coming out on the track.

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Nico Rosberg produces the first timed lap - and effort of 1:15.034

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We have just go underway and already there are quite a few cars out on the track

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Hello and welcome to our live coverage of free practice 3 from Canada.