After Saturday qualifying; race Sunday
At Sepang International Circuit
Sepang, Malaysia
Lap length: 3.4 miles
Third Session

1. Lewis Hamilton, Britain, Mercedes GP,, 1:32.850.

2. Nico Rosberg, Germany, Mercedes GP, 1:33.264.

3. Max Verstappen, Netherlands, Red Bull, 1:33.240.

4. Daniel Ricciardo, Australia, Red Bull, 1:33.467.

5. Sebastian Vettel, Germany, Ferrari, 1:33.584.

6. Kimi Raikkonen, Finland, Ferrari, 1:33.632.

7. Sergio Perez, Mexico, Force India, 1:34.319.

8. Nico Hulkenberg, Germany, Force India, 1:34.489.

9. Jenson Button, Britain, McLaren, 1:34.518.

10. Felipe Massa, Brazil, Williams, 1:34.671.

Eliminated after second session

11. Valtteri Bottas, Finland, Williams, 1:34.577.

12. Romain Grosjean, France, Haas F1, 1:35.001.

13. Esteban Gutierrez, Mexico, Haas F1, 1:35.097.

14. Kevin Magnussen, Denmark, Renault, 1:35.277.

15. Daniil Kvyat, Russia, Scuderia Toro Rosso, 1:35.369.

Eliminated after first session

16. Carlos Sainz, Spain, Scuderia Toro Rosso, 1:35.374.

17. Marcus Ericsson, Sweden, Sauber-Ferrari, 1:35.816.

18. Felipe Nasr, Brazil, Sauber-Ferrari, 1:35.949.

19. Jolyon Palmer, Britain, Renault, 1:35.999.

20. Esteban Ocon, France, Manor Racing, 1:36.451.

21. Pascal Wehrlein, Germany, Manor Racing, 1:36.587.

22. x-Fernando Alonso, Spain, McLaren, 1:37.155.

x-Penalized 45 grid places for unscheduled power unit element changes.