Final F1 Testing: Barcelona Day 8

Published 3rd March 2013 - Written by Adam Le Feuvre

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Today was the final pre-season test for all the teams ahead of the Australian Grand Prix in less than 2 weeks time (whoop!) and here’s a collection of images from the final day.  This is as close as to how the cars will look in Melbourne that we’ll get to see until Friday practice where we will finally learn just how quick each of the cars really are.  Exciting times!

Speaking of times, here’s the run down from today’s running… read into them what you will, it’s impossible to tell exactly who’s quick and who isn’t until the drivers hit the asphalt down under.  Still, speculation is fun!  Don’t forget to checkout our look at the technical developments here too.

POSDriverTeamBest TimeDiffLaps
1Nico RosbergMercedes1m20.130s131
2Fernando AlonsoFerrari1m20.494s0.364s120
3Jenson ButtonMcLaren1m21.444s1.314s122
4Nico HulkenbergSauber1m21.541s1.411s118
5Kimi RaikkonenLotus1m21.658s1.528s50
6Paul di RestaForce India1m21.664s1.534s112
7Pastor MaldonadoWilliams1m22.415s2.285s42
8Sebastian VettelRed Bull1m22.514s2.384s100
9Valtteri BottasWilliams1m22.524s2.394s31
10Charles PicCaterham1m23.115s2.985s116
11Jules BianchiMarussia1m23.167s3.037s62
12Daniel RicciardoToro Rosso1m23.628s3.498s91
13Max ChiltonMarussia1m24.103s3.973s49

Adam Le Feuvre
Been a fan of F1 since the days of 'our Nige'. Enjoys the soap opera as much as the racing. A creative geek, with entrepreneurial tendencies who loves coffee, cycling, mod culture and music. Founded of Badger GP in 2008 to give informative, interesting yet entertaining content about Formula 1.

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