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Free Practice 2 results - Brazil 2014 - Alonso's Ferrari catches fire as red flags stop play

Published by Christine

Alonso returns from his stint as a fireman
Credit: Foto Colombo

There were incidents galore in the second session of practice at Interlagos. Perhaps the biggest was for Fernando Alonso, whose Ferrari drew to a halt out on track as the engine gave up and then burst into flames. He quickly hopped out of the car and grabbed a nearby extinguisher to put his firefighting skills to the test.

Elsewhere, Jean-Éric Vergne missed much of the running after the car halted, and Sergio Pérez was unable to take part after his car was put into the barriers by Juncadella during the morning session.

1Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:12.12336
2Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:12.33636
3Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:12.69632
4Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:12.95624
5Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing1:13.03531
6Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:13.09927
7Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:13.12220
8Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso1:13.25435
9Sebastian VettelInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:13.33328
10Kevin MagnussenMcLaren Mercedes1:13.47933
11Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 Team1:13.49733
12Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team1:13.71437
13Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team1:13.88232
14Esteban GutiérrezSauber F1 Team1:13.90225
15Adrian SutilSauber F1 Team1:14.20436
16Jenson ButtonMcLaren Mercedes1:14.2090
17Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:17.17131
18Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 TeamNo time5

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