Bahrain GP: qualifying

Trulli and GlockIt’s an all-Toyota front row for the first time ever with Jarno Trulli then teammate Timo Glock chalking up two stunning last-minute quali laps in Bahrain this afternoon.

Shanghai’s winner Sebastian Vettel took third for Red Bull, with Jenson Button fourth and fellow Brit Lewis Hamilton on the third row.

Ferrari’s nightmare start to the season – the team’s worst since 1981 – showed no real sign of improvement as Massa and Kimi managed only 8th and 10th respectively.

The biggest casualty today, though, was Red Bull’s Mark Webber, stuck down in 19th after his hot lap in the first knockout phase was blocked by Adrian Sutil. The Force India driver marched across to Webber immediately after the session to apologise and looks unlikely to face a penalty.

Rubens Barrichello came in 6th ahead of Fernando Alonso with Nico Rosberg – who showed real pace in practice yesterday – having to settle for 9th.

So, a historic day for Toyota then, but what’s the form going to be tomorrow?

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What a start. Was that enough passing for you?

It would be cool to see Glock and Toyota get a win, but I don’t know if the Toyota fuel strategy is going to work out by the looks of it.

Go Brawn and go McLaren! Great start by Lewis.

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Lap 33 of 57…

If any of you doubt that the “Trulli Train” is a factual phenomenon, just ask Vettel and Lewis…

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I was reading through some of the posts during a commercial break and what’s with all this “it ‘feels’ like (insert team name here) is running heavy or light?” i hate to state the obvious, but the weights of the cars are published after qualifying, so we all KNOW how much fuel they’re running.

your psychic abilities and “feelings” aren’t needed anymore. :|

and to comment 47: they weigh all the drivers after the race, then add their weights to the cars’ weights to make sure they are at or above the minimum weight. This keeps the teams from having the drivers do something like eating lead hamburgers when they are weighed before the race, then crapping them out before the race so they can run a lighter car. Obviously the lead hamburger senario is me being sarcastic, but weighing the drivers after the race keeps trickery of that sort in check.

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jenson has another win so fun WOOW WOOW, i want him to win chamionship

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lewis is alot better than jenson it is just his car. once they et that sorte lewis will be winning alot more races

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Wow great drive from Jenson and Reubens in a car that was supposedly suffering from heat stroke. I am really impressed with Vettel too, he is definitely an up and coming star, if he is not already one.

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Oh and that was the most hectic and exciting start to a race I have ever seen. They were still going at it as if it were turn one in Lap 2! Very exciting race.

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#55 :

So Lewis wasn’t in a faster car for the last 2 years?

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hahahahahahahaha Toyota lost their chance! ya im a Honda fan! lol. way to go Brawn for coming up with a terrific strategy, and well done JB for running flawless!

if only Barichello can keep up!

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How more proove does one need that the ugly wings do not help overtaking at all? Come on FIA, do something positive and announce the cars will go back to 2008 shape from 2010 on, please!

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I agree Randy, the 2008 shape is much better!

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Adam

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