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Free Practice 1 results - Japanese Grand Prix 2015 - Wet session at Suzuka sees only twelve drivers set times

The wet weather on Friday morning in Japan meant many drivers attempted only an installation lap or two, without bothering to set a lap time for the first practice session. The mixed up running saw Toro Rosso on top with Carlos Sainz half a second up on Daniil Kvyat in the Red Bull.

The session started out in manageable conditions but the track worsened throughout the morning, with several drivers complaining of aquaplaning by the time running was over. Only twelve drivers set timed laps, with Kimi Räikkönen completing the most number of laps altogether with 15.

1Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso1:49.43410
2Daniil KvyatInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:49.9387
3Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:50.07714
4Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari1:50.51912
5Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:50.7226
6Max VerstappenScuderia Toro Rosso1:50.94010
7Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:51.21215
8Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:52.28812
9Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team1:53.82012
10Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing1:53.96414
11Felipe NasrSauber F1 Team1:54.0139
12Jenson ButtonMcLaren Honda1:55.6786
13Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull RacingNo time1
14Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 TeamNo time4
15Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 TeamNo time3
16Fernando AlonsoMcLaren HondaNo time5
17Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 TeamNo time1
18Jolyon PalmerLotus F1 TeamNo time1
19Will StevensManor Marussia F1 TeamNo time3
20Alexander RossiManor Marussia F1 TeamNo time4