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Alonso tops second practice for Ferrari

The "House of Maranello" is looking stronger. Hamilton registered the second best time.
Thursday, May 26, 2011

MONTE CARLO, Monaco, May 26, 2011 (AFP) - Fernando Alonso clocked the fastest time for Ferrari during Friday's second free practice for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix.

The 29-year-old Spaniard, second quickest in the morning session, set a time of one minute 15.123 seconds at the Monte Carlo street circuit.

The 2005 and 2006 world champion's former British team-mate Lewis Hamilton of McLaren was just 0.1 seconds slower followed by Mercedes driver Nico
Rosberg of Germany.

Britain's 2009 champion Jenson Button was fourth quickest in the second McLaren ahead of Germany's championship leader Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull
and Brazilian Felipe Massa in the second Ferrari.

Seven-time champion German Michael Schumacher clocked the seventh fastest time, over a second slower than his team-mate Rosberg, as Australian Mark
Webber of Red Bull was eighth fastest.

Germans Adrian Sutil of Force India and Nick Heidfeld of Renault were ninth and tenth fastest respectively.

POS No. DRIVER NAT ENTRANT TIME LAPS GAP KPH
1 5 Fernando Alonso ESP Ferrari 1:15.123 42 160.057
2 3 Lewis Hamilton GBR McLaren 1:15.228 33 0.105 0.093 159.834
3 8 Nico Rosberg GER Mercedes GP 1:15.321 44 0.198 0.093 159.636
4 4 Jenson Button GBR McLaren 1:15.448 38 0.325 0.127 159.368
5 1 Sebastian Vettel GER Red Bull 1:15.667 46 0.544 0.219 158.906
6 6 Felipe Massa BRA Ferrari 1:15.781 45 0.658 0.114 158.667
7 7 Michael Schumacher GER Mercedes GP 1:16.356 33 1.233 0.286 157.472
8 2 Mark Webber AUS Red Bull 1:16.642 42 1.519 0.459 156.885
9 14 Adrian Sutil GER Force India 1:17.101 46 1.978 0.025 155.951
10 9 Nick Heidfeld GER Renault 1:17.126 38 2.003 0.211 155.900
11 10 Vitaly Petrov RUS Renault 1:17.337 35 2.214 0.204 155.475
12 17 Sergio Perez MEX Sauber 1:17.541 47 2.418 0.029 155.066
13 11 Rubens Barrichello BRA Williams 1:17.570 39 2.447 0.011 155.008
14 18 S. BUEMI SUI Toro Rosso 1:17.581 32 2.458 0.052 154.986
15 12 Pastor Maldonado VEN Williams 1:17.633 49 2.510 0.073 154.882
16 16 Kamui Kobayashi JPN Sauber 1:17.706 37 2.583 0.083 154.737
17 19 Jaime Alguersuari ESP Toro Rosso 1:17.789 43 2.666 0.477 154.571
18 20 Heikki Kovalainen FIN Lotus 1:18.266 50 3.143 0.224 153.629
19 21 Jarno Trulli ITA Lotus 1:18.490 39 3.367 0.563 153.191
20 15 Paul di Resta GBR Force India 1:19.053 15 3.930 0.132 152.100
21 25 Jerome d'Ambrosio BEL Virgin 1:19.185 40 4.062 0.153 151.846
22 24 Timo Glock GER Virgin 1:19.338 35 4.215 2.728 151.554
23 22 Narain Karthikeyan IND Hispania 1:22.066 33 6.943 146.516

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