GP - 2nd Saturday Practice
Final Order - Michael Schumacher, Rubens
Barrichello, Kimi Raikkonen, Juan Pablo Montoya, Felipe Massa and Olivier
Panis make the top 6.
45 min: Final lap .... Heidfeld moves into 9th.
44 min: Ralf Schumacher moves up into 8th with a time of 1:16.236.
43 min: Mark Weber moves into 19th ahead of Davidson with a time of 1:18.320. They are now both inside the 107% time.
42 min: Michael Schumacher improves in first with a time of 1:14.308.
41 min: Montoya moves into 4th with a time of 1:15.912!. Michael on a fast lap.
40 min: Top 10 - M Schumacher, Barrichello, Raikkonen, Massa, Panis, Fisichella, Trulli, Coulthard, Salo and de la Rosa.
38 min: Fisichella improves his time with a 1:16.201. Good enough for 6th!
37 min: Takuma Sato improves but remains in 17th. He is over 2.7 seconds off the pace
36 min: Jacques Villeneuve moves into 13th with a time of 1:16.710.
35 min: Eddie Irvine improves in 18th place with a time of 1:17.478
34 min: Giancarlo Fisichella in 8th runs wide and into the gravel but manages to recover.
33 min: Allan McNish moves into 12th with a time of 1:16.710.
32 min: Pedro de la Rosa moves into 10th place with a time of 1:16.631
31 min: Panis improves his time but remains in 5th with a time of 1:16.140. Davidson improves in 19th with a time of 1:18.483.
30 min: Felipe Massa takes 4th from Panis with a time of 1:15.944.
28 min: Jarno Trulli moves into 6th with a time of 1:16.311.
27 min: Qualifying simulations to start soon!
26 min: Michael Schumacher doesn't improve but he wasn't much slower than his best time!
25 min: Top 10 - M Schumacher, Barrichello, Raikkonen, Panis, Massa, Coulthard, Fisichella, Salo, Heidfeld and R Schumacher.
23 min: Montoya goes off but recovers. Michael Schumacher is back on the track.
22 min: Kimi Raikkonen moves into 3rd with a time of 1:15.746. Coulthard moves into 6th with a 1:16.348
21 min: Rubens Barrichello improves again and is much closer to Michael now with a time of 1:14.469. Raikkonen on a flyer!
20 min: Allan McNish in 17th goes off into the gravel but recovers.
19 min: Anthony Davidson takes 19th from Webber with a time of 1:18.884. He is inside the 107% time at this stage.
18 min: Improvements are far and few this session!
16 min: Takuma Sato moves up into 13th place with a time of 1:17.134. He is the slowest Bridgestone runner at this stage!
15 min: Mika Salo improves significantly into 7th with a time of 1:16.595. He may be simulating a qualifying run too early!
14 min: Jenson Button moves into 9th splitting the Williams' with a time of 1:16.790.
13 min: Rubens Barrichello moves closer to Michael with a 1:14.701. Now just 0.372 seconds behind his team-mate.
12 min: Jacques Villeneuve improves his time but remains in 10th with a 1:16.990.
11 min: Neither Ferrari driver improves. In fact only the 2 Williams drivers improved so far this session!
10 min: Michael Schumacher is on the track and so is Rubens Barrichello.
9 min: Top 10 - M Schumacher, Barrichello, Panis, Massa, Fisichella, Raikkonen, Heidfeld, R Schumacher, Montoya and Villeneuve.
8 min: Takuma Sato is struggling today. He goes off but manages to recover. He is 15th.
7 min: More drivers are on the track now including Heidfeld and de la Rosa.
6 min: And Montoya moves into 9th with a time of 1:16.880
5 min: Ralf Schumacher moves into 8th with a time of 1:16.712.
4 min: The track temperature is rising and that should help the Michelin runners!.
3 min: Raikkonen and Montoya follow.
2 min: Ralf Schumacher is the first to go out on the track. He was 13th fastest this morning and over 3.1 seconds off the pace.
Session underway but no cars go out straight away
Ferrari and Bridgestone dominated the first session today in addition to both sessions yesterday. The Michelin runners will be hoping for warmer track temperatures and more grip on the track! Session starting in 2 minutes
Session starting at 10:15 AM local time. It is partly cloudy with an air temperature of 24 degrees.
Juan Pablo Montoya
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