Amid intense speculation about whether Lewis Hamilton might be about to join Mercedes, Michael Schumacher put the team on top of the times in the first practice session at Monza.
Fernando Alonso put Ferrari on top as Spa finally saw dry running in the final practice session. Kimi Raikkonen was second for Lotus.
The first practice session was wet and saw little running – but the second was wetter and saw even less action.
Kamui Kobayashi was the quickest driver in a very wet first practice session at Spa-Francorchamps.
Mark Webber headed the times in the final practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton was the only driver to lap the Hungaroring in less than 1’22s before rain prevented any further improvements during the session.
The McLaren drivers topped the times in the first practice session at the Hungaroring.
Fernando Alonso made the most of a mainly dry final practice session to head the times before the rain returned.
Pastor Maldonado was quickest as the rain remained at the Hockenheimring. The session was stopped early after Michael Schumacher crashed.
Jenson Button went quickest early on in first practice and stayed there as a series of showed fell at the Hockenheimring.