Fernando Alonso in Germany took the second pole of the season

Like two weeks ago in the UK, qualification to the German Grand Prix in 2012 turned the rain. And it won, like two weeks ago was Fernando Alonso, far ahead of second and third place teams of pilots Red Bull. Initially session started on dry land, but that went over the clouds razverglis motor racing track in the middle of the second segment. Many riders complained that the track is too much water, but the management of the race, this time did not interrupt the race red flags. By the beginning of the final segment of the rain died down, but the water on the pavement is still a lot left. All pilots immediately went to the tire for heavy rain, and with each circle is gradually improving their times. Nevertheless, the battle for pole position was between Alonso and Vettel. Initially, the Spaniard drove round on a wet track the fastest, Vettel then improved result shown in the pilot Ferrari, but Fernando, in turn, was able to block the achievement of German. The pilots remained final attempt, after the checkered flag. As a result, Sebastian slightly, but still did not have enough time to Alonso, who improved his time again, putting an end to the qualification. The third time showed Mark Webber, but he will only start the eighth as on the eve of the Australian car has replaced the gearbox. Excellent fourth time showed Michael Schumacher, especially against the backdrop of his team-mate Nico, who will start tomorrow with the distant seventeenth position. Also surprisingly it proved highly Nico (5th place) of Force India. The co-pilot of the Indian team – Paul di Resta also was the final segment, but shows a ninth time. Team McLaren brought to Germany a serious pack, and it seemed like a novelty worked as a dry and a drying track racers British stables looked very good, but the qualification for them there was not so fortunate. As a result, Jenson Button qualified only seventh and Lewis Hamilton – eighth. He closed the top ten Kimi Raikkonen. Russian Vitaly Petrov (20th place), unfortunately, was unable to repeat his achievement of two weeks ago, losing to teammate Heikki (19th place). Overall, tomorrow’s race promises to be interesting in any weather, but what will the weather this time did not think, because forecasters are constantly mistaken.

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