Dry session interrupted by a brief rain shower.

Cardion AB Ducati's Karel Abraham has been declared unfit to ride due to finger fractures in his left hand sustained during testing at Aragon.

Silverstone is the first event where the new specification front slick tyre becomes standard.

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1.Casey StonerAUS Repsol Honda (RC213V)2m 4.791s
2.Ben SpiesUSA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)2m 4.825s
3.Alvaro BautistaESP San Carlo Honda Gresini (RC213V)2m 4.995s
4.Nicky HaydenUSA Ducati Team (GP12)2m 5.353s
5.Stefan BradlGER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V)2m 5.391s
6.Andrea DoviziosoITA Monster Yamaha Tech3 (YZR-M1)2m 5.448s
7.Jorge LorenzoESP Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1)2m 5.488s
8.Cal CrutchlowGBR Monster Yamaha Tech3 (YZR-M1)2m 5.574s
9.Dani PedrosaESP Repsol Honda (RC213V)2m 5.886s
10.Hector BarberaESP Pramac Racing (GP12)2m 6.084s
11.Valentino RossiITA Ducati Team (GP12)2m 7.125s
12.Randy De PunietFRA Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT)2m 7.893s
13.Michele PirroITA San Carlo Honda Gresini (FTR-Honda CRT)2m 8.535s
14.Mattia PasiniITA Speed Master (ART CRT)2m 8.975s
15.Yonny HernandezCOL Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)2m 9.078s
16.Aleix EspargaroESP Power Electronics Aspar (ART CRT)2m 9.379s
17.James EllisonGBR Paul Bird Motorsport (ART CRT)2m 9.944s
18.Danilo PetrucciITA Came IodaRacing (Ioda-Aprilia CRT)2m 11.325s
19.Colin EdwardsUSA NGM Forward Racing (Suter-BMW CRT)2m 11.600s
20.Ivan SilvaESP Avintia Blusens (FTR-Kawasaki CRT)2m 12.737s

Fastest FP1 time:Valentino Rossi ITA Ducati 2m 19.328s (wet)

Official Silverstone MotoGP records:Best lap: Casey Stoner AUS Honda 2m 2.020s (2011)Fastest race lap:Jorge Lorenzo ESP Yamaha 2m 3.526s (2010)