Next to Rosberg on the starting grid is situated at the end of qualifying, Valtteri Bottas on "Williams" Finn showed the third, but took second place the German Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari (in the final segment Rosberg lost a second 0,706) was fined six positions per shift the transmission.

Third place — Finn Kimi Raikkonen (Ferrari), the fourth — from Brazilian Felipe Massa ("Williams"), the fifth — the Aussie Daniel Riccardo ("Red bull"). Russian Daniil Kvyat to Red bull " has occupied 8-e a place, and the race starts next to Vettel.

Once again had a poor performance in qualifying, the Briton Lewis Hamilton. At the beginning of the third session of the triple world champion had problems with the engine, and in the race the driver of "Mercedes" will start only from the 10th position.

The Grand Prix of Russia. Sochi Autodrom

Qualification

The Pilot Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Laps

1 Nico Rosberg Mercedes" 1.36,119 1.35,337 1.35,417 16 laps
2 Sebastian Vettel "Ferrari" 1.36,555 1.36,623 1.36,123 16
3 Valtteri Bottas "Williams" 1.37,746 1.37,140 1.36,536 17
4 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari" 1.36,976 1.36,741 1.36,663 17
5 Felipe Mass "Williams" 1.37,753 1.37,230 1.37,016 16
6 Daniel Riccardo "Red Bull" 1.38,091 1.37,569 1.37,125 22
7 Sergio Perez "Force India" 1.38,006 1.37,282 1.37,212 20
8 Daniil Kvyat Red Bull" 1.38,265 1.37,606 1.37,459 22
9 Max Verstappen Toro Rosso" 1.38,123 1.37,510 1.37,583 20
10 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes" 1.36,006 1.35,820 13
11 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso" 1.37,784 1.37,652 14
12 Jenson Button McLaren" 1.38,332 1.37,701 14
13 Nico Hulkenberg "Force India" 1.38,562 1.37,771 17
14 Fernando Alonso McLaren" 1.37,971 1.37,807 14
15 Romain Grosjean "Haas" 1.38,383 1.38,055 16
16 Esteban Gutierrez "Haas" 1.38,678 1.38,115 18
17 Kevin Magnussen "Reno" 1.38,914 10
18 Jolyon Palmer Reno" 1.39,009 9
19 Felipe Nasr "Zauber" 1.39,018 10
20 Pascal Wehrlein Manor" 1.39,399 10
21 Rio Haryanto "Manor" 1.39,463 10
22 Marcus Ericsson "Zauber" 1.39,519 10