Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying – Provisional Times

2011 FORMULA 1 JAPANESE GRAND PRIX

Pos No Driver Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Laps
1 1 Sebastian Vettel RBR-Renault 1:33.051 1:31.424 1:30.466 14
2 4 Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes 1:32.947 1:31.434 1:30.475 14
3 3 Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 1:32.843 1:31.139 1:30.617 14
4 6 Felipe Massa Ferrari 1:33.235 1:31.909 1:30.804 15
5 5 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 1:32.817 1:31.612 1:30.886 13
6 2 Mark Webber RBR-Renault 1:33.135 1:31.576 1:31.156 14
7 7 Michael Schumacher Mercedes 1:33.748 1:32.116   10
8 9 Bruno Senna Renault 1:33.359 1:32.297   12
9 10 Vitaly Petrov Renault 1:32.877 1:32.245   17
10 16 Kamui Kobayashi Sauber-Ferrari 1:32.626 1:32.380   15
11 14 Adrian Sutil Force India-Mercedes 1:32.761 1:32.463   14
12 15 Paul di Resta Force India-Mercedes 1:33.499 1:32.746   10
13 11 Rubens Barrichello Williams-Cosworth 1:33.921 1:33.079   13
14 12 Pastor Maldonado Williams-Cosworth 1:33.781 1:33.224   14
15 18 Sebastien Buemi STR-Ferrari 1:33.064 1:33.227   10
16 19 Jaime Alguersuari STR-Ferrari 1:35.111 1:33.427   10
17 17 Sergio Perez Sauber-Ferrari 1:34.704     6
18 20 Heikki Kovalainen Lotus-Renault 1:35.454     3
19 21 Jarno Trulli Lotus-Renault 1:35.514     6
20 25 Jerome d’Ambrosio Virgin-Cosworth 1:36.439     8
21 24 Timo Glock Virgin-Cosworth 1:36.507     7
22 22 Daniel Ricciardo HRT-Cosworth 1:37.846     7
DNQ 8 Nico Rosberg Mercedes       1
DNQ 23 Vitantonio Liuzzi HRT-Cosworth       2
    Q1 107% Time   1:39.109      

Note – Rosberg and Liuzzi failed to set a time within the 107% requirement due to technical problems, but are expected to race at the stewards’ discretion.