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Free Practice 1 results - Italy 2013 - Mercedes return to the top as the Monza practice sessions begin

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It was a desperately quiet first session in Monza, as first practice for the Italian Grand Prix got underway. Lewis Hamilton was the fastest driver out on track, whilst it was the turn of three Friday drivers behind the wheel, Rodolfo González for Marussia, Heikki Kovalainen at Caterham, and James Calado in his first stint as reserve driver for Force India. Hamilton led the way with teammate Nico Rosberg in third, the pair split by home favourite Fernando Alonso.

1Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:25.56524
2Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:25.60025
3Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:25.70425
4Sebastian VettelInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:26.00724
5Kimi RäikkönenLotus F1 Team1:25.94122
6Sergio PérezVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:26.00724
7Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:26.03523
8Mark WebberInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:26.10327
9Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F1 Team1:26.14921
10Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:26.15525
11Esteban GutiérrezSauber F1 Team1:26.19425
12Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team1:26.29523
13Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:26.38721
14Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:26.44916
15Paul di RestaSahara Force India F1 Team1:26.59413
16Valtteri BottasWilliams F1 Team1:26.80221
17James CaladoSahara Force India F1 Team1:27.04124
18Nico HülkenbergSauber F1 Team1:27.22416
19Charles PicCaterham F1 Team1:27.81824
20Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team1:27.86920
21Heikki KovalainenCaterham F1 Team1:28.19221
22Rodolfo GonzálezMarussia F1 Team1:29.52626

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