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Free Practice 1 results - Spanish Grand Prix 2017 // Vettel and Alonso suffer car trouble in Spain

Vettel has mechanical problems in Spanish practice session
Credit: Ferrari Media

The sight of Fernando Alonso stopping his McLaren after just three corners wasn't really a surprise to anyone, but it certainly upset the Spanish fans who had turned up just to see their local hero. Alonso wasn't the only one struggling, as Sebastian Vettel reported a gearbox failure before bringing his Ferrari to a halt at the end of the pit lane. Kevin Magnussen also came to a stop after a trip through the gravel.

New names and numbers were on display on the cars, and several teams were testing out new upgrades - Red Bull appeared to have made extensive modifications. Sergey Sirotkin was in the Renault in place of Jolyon Palmer but only completed a handful of laps due to a water leak. Meanwhile, it was Mercedes out front with Hamilton ahead of Bottas.

PositionDriverTeamTimeLaps
1Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport1:21.52128
2Valtteri BottasMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport1:21.55030
3Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:22.45624
4Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari1:22.60023
5Max VerstappenRed Bull Racing1:22.70622
6Daniel RicciardoRed Bull Racing1:23.08417
7Kevin MagnussenHaas F1 Team1:23.67022
8Romain GrosjeanHaas F1 Team1:23.75823
9Nico HülkenbergRenault Sport F1 Team1:23.99324
10Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso1:24.00421
11Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team1:24.18823
12Esteban OconSahara Force India F1 Team1:24.32422
13Stoffel VandoorneMcLaren Honda1:24.40024
14Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:24.61834
15Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso1:24.64218
16Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team1:24.96623
17Pascal WehrleinSauber F1 Team1:25.18224
18Lance StrollWilliams Martini Racing1:25.91934
19Sergey SirotkinRenault Sport F1 Team1:26.29310
20Fernando AlonsoMcLaren HondaNo time1