British Grand Prix 2013: Nico Rosberg tops second practice

British Grand Prix 2013: Mercedes' Nico Rosberg set the fastest time from Red Bull's Mark Webber in the second practice session

The Sport Review staff
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Mark Webber in action at Silverstone Photo: Getty Images/Red Bull Racing

Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg set the fastest time from Red Bull’s Mark Webber in the second practice session ahead of Sunday’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone.

The German was 0.299 seconds ahead of the Australian, who on Friday announced he will be leaving Formula 1 at the end of the season.

Webber’s Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel was third ahead of British duo Paul di Resta and Lewis Hamilton. McLaren’s Jenson Button was 11th-quickest.

Earlier in the day, Toro Rosso’s Daniel Ricciardo had topped the timesheets in a rain-drenched first practice at Silverstone.

British Grand Prix 2013: Second practice times

1. Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes-Mercedes 1m 32.248s

2. Mark Webber Australia Red Bull-Renault 1m 32.547s

3. Sebastian Vettel Germany Red Bull-Renault 1m 32.680s

4. Paul di Resta Britain Force India-Mercedes 1m 32.832s

5. Lewis Hamilton Britain Mercedes-Mercedes 1m 32.911s

6. Daniel Ricciardo Australia Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1m 33.171s

7. Jean-Eric Vergne France Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1m 33.290s

8. Adrian Sutil Germany Force India-Mercedes 1m 33.313s

9. Romain Grosjean France Lotus-Renault 1m 33.322s

10. Fernando Alonso Spain Ferrari-Ferrari 1m 33.494s

11. Jenson Button Britain McLaren-Mercedes 1m 33.740s

12. Nico Hulkenberg Germany Sauber-Ferrari 1m 33.896s

13. Kimi Raikkonen Finand Lotus-Renault 1m 34.120s

14. Sergio Perez Mexico McLaren-Mercedes 1m 34.130s

15. Esteban Gutierrez Mexico Sauber-Ferrari 1m 34.998s

16. Valtteri Bottas Finland Williams-Renault 1m 35.070s

17. Pastor Maldonado Venezuela Williams-Renault 1m 35.127s

18. Jules Bianchi France Marussia-Cosworth 1m 35.802s

19. Giedo van der Garde Holland Caterham-Renault 1m 35.984s

20. Charles Pic French Caterham-Renault 1m 36.079s

21. Max Chilton Britain Marussia-Cosworth 1m 37.329s

22. Felipe Massa Brazil Ferrari-Ferrari 1m 43.466s

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