1. Lewis Hamilton Britain McLaren-Mercedes 1m 46.362s
2. Pastor Maldonado Venezuela Williams-Renault 1m 46.804s
3. Sebastian Vettel Germany Red Bull-Renault 1m 46.905s
4. Jenson Button Britain McLaren-Mercedes 1m 46.939s
5. Fernando Alonso Spain Ferrari-Ferrari 1m 47.216s
6. Paul di Resta Britain Force India-Mercedes 1m 47.241s
7. Mark Webber Australia Red Bull-Renault 1m 47.475s
8. Romain Grosjean France Lotus-Renault 1m 47.788s
9. Michael Schumacher Germany Mercedes-Mercedes no time Q3
10. Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes-Mercedes no time Q3

11. Nico Hulkenberg Germany Force India-Mercedes 1m 47.975s
12. Kimi Raikkonen Finland Lotus-Renault 1m 48.261s
13. Felipe Massa Brazil Ferrari-Ferrari 1m 48.344s
14. Sergio Perez Mexico Sauber-Ferrari 1m 48.505s
15. Daniel Ricciardo Australia Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1m 48.774s
16. Jean-Eric Vergne France Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1m 48.849s
17. Bruno Senna Brazil Williams-Renault no time Q2*

18. Kamui Kobayashi Japan Sauber-Ferrari 1m 49.933s
19. Vitaly Petrov Russia Caterham-Renault 1m 50.846s
20. Heikki Kovalainen Finland Caterham-Renault 1m 51.137s
21. Timo Glock Germany Marussia -Cosworth 1m 51.370s
22. Charles Pic France Marussia -Cosworth 1m 51.762s
23. Narain Karthikeyan India HRT-Cosworth 1m 52.372s
24. Pedro de la Rosa Spain HRT-Cosworth 1m 53.355s*

107 per cent time: 1m 55.226s

all times unofficial

* denotes driver due to take five-place penalty