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Free Practice 2

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Join us again on Saturday for the third practice session - we'll have LIVE coverage from 10am (UK time)

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So that's it, Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel claims the fastest time in the second free practice session with 1.22.808s. Ferrari's Fernado Alonso is second with Red Bull's Mark Webber third. Kimi Raikonnen finishes fourth, Felipe Massa fifth and Lewis Hamilton sixth. Marussia's Max Chilton brings up the rear with a time of 1.26.968s

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Bar something ridiculous in the final few minutes, it looks like Red Bull will have two of the top three places with Ferrari's Fernando Alonso splitting Vettel and Webber

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It's all gone a bit quiet - no-one really threatening at this stage and a few more tyres being changed...

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Di Resta's car being pushed back up the pit-lane - a fair bit of tyre debris strewn across the track though....

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Tyre failure for Paul Di Resta - he's pulled off to the side of the track and his left rear tyre looks knackered

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20 minutes remaining - still no change amongst the top six - Vettel leads the way from Alonso with Webber in third

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No rain so far, but the wind is certainly getting up

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Webber about to start his twelfth lap with the same set of tyres .....interesting

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Ferrari say that both Alonso and Massa re on medium tyres

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Half an hour or so remaining - can anyone break in to the top six - they've been there most of this session so far.....

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Vettel completes his next lap and the German posts 1m29.685s, while Webber is two-tenths slower with 1m29.881s.

 

Quick update on the times.... 1. Vettel 1.22.808s 2. Alonso 1.22.825s 3. Webber 1.22.891

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Raikonnen up to fourth, less than a quarter of a second down on Vettel

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Paul Di Resta up to ninth, Button slips to twelfth

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Alonso goes second, but might have been better if he hadn't been held up by Sutil

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As its stands, in order, we have Vettel, Webber, Alonso, Massa, Rosberg and Hamilton

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Now Vettel storms to the front in 1m22.808s.

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McLaren's Button and Perez finally go in to the pits - they've done 22 laps between them as McLaren warn there are no easy solutions to their heavily revised car

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Webber pits and decides not to go for a second attempt

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And Webber tops the field with a time of 1m22.891s

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Only Webber, Raikonnen, Bianchi and Pic are currently out on the track

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The aforementioned Australian is out of the pits and begins his third run

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Ferrari going well once again - Alonso first and Massa third with Webber the meat in the sandwich

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The home fans aqre delighted with that

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After a PB in the second sector, it's Alonso who climbs back on top with a time of 1m23.030s

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Button goes twelfth

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Mark Webber posts the fastest lap so far with 1m23.112s., team-mate Vettel goes second in 1m23.446s.

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Bottas climbs to sixth after posting 1m25.401s.

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Bottas and Malonado both on the hard tyre for Williams

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As its stands, it's Rosberg, Hamilton, Raikonnen, Alonso, Ricciardo in that order

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Bianchi is finally out there, Rosberg, Chilton and Raikkonen the only ones still to complete their first laps

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All the drivers are now out, bar Bianchi

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Hamilton spins at Turn 11 and eventually returns to the pits

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Rosberg takes the lead in 1m23.801s.

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Webber into the pits after 5 laps,, Red Bull team-mate Vettel has completed six laps

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Alonso goes third after an overall best on sector 1, a PB on sectors 2 and 3

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Current standings: 1. Hamilton 2. Rosberg 3. Ricciardo 4. Vergne

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Ferrari drivers Alonso and Massa are on the experimental hard compound

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Lewis Hamilton is quickest so far on his first lap with 1m23.900s.

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But Ricciardo takes over at the top with a time of 1m26.392s.

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Vettel gets things underway with a time of 1m27.307s.

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Just a reminder that home favourite Alonso set the pace this morning

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15 drivers out there already, including Button, Alonso and Webber

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Sebastian Vettel is first out this afternoon

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And we're under way for the second 90 minute session

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Conditions are certainly better and we can even expect some sunny spells

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After the rain of this morning, we're hoping that conditions are better for the drivers out there

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Hello and welcome to the second free practice seesion for the Spanish Grand Prix - we're ten minutes or so away from the start