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Belgium 2012 - Free Practice 1 results // A damp start to the weekend sees Kamui Kobayashi on top

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The rain came tumbling down as the Belgian Grand Prix weekend got underway with first practice this morning at Spa. All 24 drivers hit the track, although Felipe Massa didn't set a time, completing just two installation laps. The Ferrari pulled to a stop out on track with engine trouble, halting the Brazilian's running. Kamui Kobayashi posted the fastest time, completing the lap in 2:11, whilst behind him were Pastor Maldonado and Daniel Ricciardo.

PositionDriverTeamTimeLaps
1Kamui KobayashiSauber F1 Team2:11.38920
2Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F1 Team2:11.94114
3Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso2:12.00412
4Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso2:12.82415
5Mark WebberRed Bull Racing2:13.19113
6Sergio PérezSauber F1 Team2:13.86116
7Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team2:14.21014
8Valtteri BottasWilliams F1 Team2:14.66016
9Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing2:14.86012
10Michael SchumacherMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team2:15.40213
11Paul di RestaSahara Force India F1 Team2:15.81211
12Timo GlockMarussia F1 Team2:16.40916
13Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team2:16.78610
14Vitaly PetrovCaterham F1 Team2:16.78816
15Lewis HamiltonVodafone McLaren Mercedes2:16.8275
16Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes2:16.8618
17Charles PicMarussia F1 Team2:17.51914
18Heikki KovalainenCaterham F1 Team2:18.19910
19Pedro de la RosaHRT Formula 1 Team2:19.54612
20Dani ClosHRT Formula 1 Team2:19.68912
21Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team2:38.7019
22Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari2:40.7494
23Kimi RäikkönenLotus F1 Team2:46.5809
24Felipe MassaScuderia FerrariNo time2

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