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2013 Bahrain Grand Prix practice in pictures 19th April 2013, 18:09

Pictures from the first day of practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Lotus have race pace edge over Ferrari and Red Bull

Ferrari, Lotus and Red Bull are the three teams at the sharp end of the field in Bahrain – but in which order? Here’s all the data from practice today.

Extra Friday tyres should be for all drivers, say teams

Extra tyres for Friday practice sessions should be available for all drivers and not just rookies according to F1’s leading teams.

Make your Bahrain GP predictions to win F1 prizes

Can you predict the result of this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix? There’s official Pirelli caps, F1 games by Codemasters, DVDs and more to win.

Hamilton expects “tough weekend” for Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes are in for a difficult weekend after the first day of practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Raikkonen on top for Lotus in second practice

Kimi Raikkonen was quickest for Lotus in second practice and looked capable of going quicker.

Live: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix second practice

Follow the 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix second practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.

Hamilton: McLaren’s problems “not unusual”

Lewis Hamilton says the problems his former team McLaren are having with their new car are “not unusual” for them.

Pirelli: Most teams support aggressive tyres

Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery says the majority of F1 teams support the aggressive tyres which are being used this year.

Ferrari pair on top in first practice

The Ferrari drivers headed the times in the first practice session for the Bahrain Grand Prix.