Abu Dhabi GP: Vettel clocks fastest time in 2nd practice

Last Updated: Nov 02, 2012, 21:56 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

Abu Dhabi: Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel headed off Lewis Hamilton to be fastest in the second practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Friday.

Vettel clocked the fastest time with 1 minute, 41.751 seconds which was .168 seconds quicker than Hamilton, who topped the first practice.

On the 5.6-kilometre Yas Marina circuit, Hamilton`s McLaren teammate Jenson Button was third followed by Red Bull’s Mark Webber.

Vettel`s strongest challenger Alonso struggled to match with his pace. He managed to finish only seventh fastest, .836 slower than Vettel.