Hamilton fastest in final Malaysian practice

Updated: 09 April 2011 11:47 IST

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton has set the fastest time in Saturday's pre-qualifying practice for the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix.

Sepang:

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton has set the fastest time in Saturday's pre-qualifying practice for the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix.

Hamilton edged Red bull driver Mark Webber by almost three-tenths of a second around the Sepang circuit, with McLaren's Jenson Button third fastest, ahead of Renault's Nick Heidfeld, Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari's Fernando Alonso.

Seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher was ninth fastest in his Mercedes.

It was a dry practice session, but the threat of rain will increase before the start of qualifying at 4 p.m. local time.

Topics : Formula 1 Mark Webber Lewis Hamilton Malaysian Grand Prix
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