2013 Brazilian Grand Prix qualifying
Sebastian Vettel claimed his second pole position at Interlagos after rain interrupted qualifying for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel starts the Brazilian Grand Prix from pole position following a wet qualifying session.
Mark Webber ended the final practice session of his Formula One career fastest at Interlagos.
McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh says a rival team principal reneged on a deal for Kevin Magnussen to drive for them next year.
Lotus team principal Eric Boullier says progress is still being made on a deal for Quantum Motorsport to invest in the team.
Formula One teams could run three cars each instead of two, but only to shore up numbers in the event of some squads leaving the sport, say team principals.
Whatever solution is found for the teams’ need to test tyres for 2014 must be a fair one for all competitors, Mercedes team principal Ross Brawn has stated.
In the round-up: Ecclestone wants Horner as successor • Alonso and Massa oppose weight limit change • Brawn meets with Ferrari
Teams will not be allowed to use Pirelli’s prototype 2014 tyres during the final practice session, FIA race director Charlie Whiting has confirmed.
Nico Rosberg is encouraged about Mercedes’ chances of rivalling Red Bull despite wet conditions making it hard to draw conclusions from Friday practice.