Raikkonen keeps Ferrari ahead mid-day in Barcelona

Kimi Raikkonen kept Ferrari at the top of the timesheet mid-day, on the final session of pre-season testing in Barcelona.

The Scuderia driver came within a shade of team-mate Sebastian Vettel's unofficial lap record, clocking in with a 1m18.221s lap, just 0.039s off yesterday's fastest time.

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Vettel's record pace does not worry Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton on Thursday said he is not worried about the laptime put in by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at the final Barcelona test.

Vettel smashed the circuit record, but it is believed the German was in a qualifying simulation with the very softest Pirelli 'hypersoft' tyre.

In contrast, Mercedes did …

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