Is the 2012 season about to go all 2011 on us? Sebastian Vettel is on pole position and his Red Bull has looked good over a race distance this year.
Pictures from the final practice session and qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Force India, who missed FP2 after team members were involved in a petrol bomb attack, were suspiciously overlooked in today’s F1 qualifying broadcast.
Sebastian Vettel returned to a familiar position as he claimed pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel took pole pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Follow the 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix qualifying session and GP2 Feature Race on F1 Fanatic Live.
Nico Rosberg led the final practice session in Bahrain ahead of the Red Bull pair.
Follow the 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix third practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.
In the round-up: Bahrain blocks foreign news correspondents from entering the country to report on protests as it continues to use F1 for political purposes.