1. Mika Hakkinen Finland McLaren-Mercedes 1min 10.410secs
2. David Coulthard Britain McLaren-Mercedes 1min 10.795secs +0.385secs
3. Rubens Barrichello Brazil Ferrari-Ferrari 1min 10.844secs +0.434secs
4. Michael Schumacher Germany Ferrari-Ferrari 1min 11.046secs +0.636secs
5. Jarno Trulli Italy Jordan-Mugen 1min 11.640secs +1.230secs
6. Ricardo Zonta Brazil BAR-Honda 1min 11.647secs +1.237secs
7. Jacques Villeneuve Canada BAR-Honda 1min 11.649secs +1.239secs
8. Giancarlo Fisichella Italy Benetton-Playlife 1min 11.658secs +1.248secs
9. Mika Salo Finland Sauber-Petronas 1min 11.761secs +1.351secs
10. Jos Verstappen Holland Arrows-Supertec 1min 11.905secs +1.495secs
11. Pedro Diniz Brazil Sauber-Petronas 1min 11.931secs +1.521secs
12. Pedro de la Rosa Spain Arrows-Supertec 1min 11.978secs +1.568secs
13. Nick Heidfeld Germany Prost-Peugeot 1min 12.037secs +1.627secs
14. Alex Wurz Austria Benetton-Playlife 1min 12.038secs +1.628secs
15. Heinz-Harald Frentzen Germany Jordan-Mugen 1min 12.043secs +1.633secs
16. Johnny Herbert Britain Jaguar-Cosworth 1min 12.238secs +1.828secs
17. Jean Alesi France Prost-Peugeot 1min 12.304secs +1.894secs
18. Jenson Button Britain Williams-BMW 1min 12.337secs +1.927secs
19. Ralf Schumacher Germany Williams-BMW 1min 12.347secs +1.937secs
20. Marc Gene Spain Minardi-Fondmetal 1min 12.722secs +2.312secs
21. Luciano Burti Brazil Jaguar-Cosworth 1min 12.822secs +2.412secs
22. Gaston Mazzacane Argentina Minardi-Fondmetal 1min 13.419secs +3.009secs

[107 per cent time: 1min 15.339secs]