Sebastian Vettel won the pole position in qualifying before the Singapore Grand Prix in 2013, setting the bar at 1: 42.841 in the first attempt of the final segment. The team considered that this result was one of the players will not be able to block, and they were right. Closest to Cebu crept Nico Rosberg, behind three-time champion just one-tenth, and unexpectedly high third time showed Roman, and ahead of Mark Webber (4th place) and Lewis Hamilton (5th place). At the same partner for the French team Lotus Kimi Raikkonen was 13th after failing to break even in the third segment. Two Ferrari qualified in sixth and seventh positions, with Felipe Massa was a bit faster than Fernando Alonso. Behind them to the eighth line of the grid is placed Jenson Button at McLaren, and closed the top ten at the Daniel Ricardo Toro Rosso and Esteban Gutierrez in the Sauber. For a young Mexican this qualification was the best of the season, while his team-mate Nico located right behind him, so that the Swiss team now has a good chance to earn good points in the race.