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Free Practice 3 results - Singapore 2014 // Alonso goes fastest as radio clampdown hits home

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Jevi and Xevi during practice in Singapore
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The Mercedes pair were surprisingly down on pace in the final practice session ahead of qualifying. Nico Rosberg was third fastest, with Lewis Hamilton down in sixth. Fernando Alonso was at the top of the timesheets, but the top nine drivers were all within a second of each other. Williams managed to improve on their Friday times, and get into the top ten.

Meanwhile, there was a lot of focus on what was and wasn't allowed to be said on the radio, with Force India in particular trying to toe the line. "Sector time... oh, no, not allowed," the mechanic said before hurriedly going quiet.

PositionDriverTeamTimeLaps
1Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:47.29912
2Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:47.35015
3Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:47.48815
4Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:47.69317
5Sebastian VettelInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:47.71117
6Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:47.73812
7Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing1:47.90915
8Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing1:48.20515
9Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:48.22616
10Esteban GutiérrezSauber F1 Team1:48.42220
11Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team1:48.45011
12Kevin MagnussenMcLaren Mercedes1:48.5779
13Jenson ButtonMcLaren Mercedes1:48.59916
14Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso1:48.63718
15Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team1:49.07815
16Adrian SutilSauber F1 Team1:49.11519
17Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team1:49.48517
18Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 Team1:50.14915
19Jules BianchiMarussia F1 Team1:50.37617
20Kamui KobayashiCaterham F1 Team1:50.93917
21Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team1:51.22116
22Marcus EricssonCaterham F1 Team1:51.59817

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