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Free Practice 3 results - Russian Grand Prix 2015 - Another session curtailed after Sainz crashes heavily

The Russian Grand Prix weekend continued to struggle to get going, with final practice stopped short two thirds of the way through. Carlos Sainz lost control of his Toro Rosso which sent him into the barriers in a heavy crash that trashed the car and sent the Spanish driver to hospital. He was okay but the stewards decided not to restart the session after it was a lengthy extraction with plenty of debris on track.

In terms of times, Rosberg led the way with Bottas in second place splitting the two Mercedes drivers. Ferrari were a lot further down the order as were Toro Rosso and Lotus.

1Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:38.56115
2Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing1:39.28717
3Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:39.36313
4Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team1:39.61614
5Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:39.87514
6Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team1:39.91714
7Jenson ButtonMcLaren Honda1:40.58112
8Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 Team1:40.76713
9Fernando AlonsoMcLaren Honda1:41.20011
10Felipe NasrSauber F1 Team1:41.22914
11Daniil KvyatInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:41.35815
12Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:42.29711
13Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team1:42.37114
14Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team1:42.45014
15Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso1:42.68319
16Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari1:42.68611
17Max VerstappenScuderia Toro Rosso1:43.08916
18Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:43.34714
19Roberto MerhiManor Marussia F1 Team1:46.76719
20Will StevensManor Marussia F1 Team1:47.24918