Nico Rosberg will receive a five-place penalty for the Belgian Grand Prix following a gearbox failure in practice.
Fernando Alonso put Ferrari on top as Spa finally saw dry running in the final practice session. Kimi Raikkonen was second for Lotus.
Mark Webber will lose five places on the grid for the Belgian Grand Prix due to a gearbox change.
Lotus will not use their new Double DRS ‘device’ in the third practice session tomorrow, meaning it is unlikely to be used in the race.
Pictures from the first two practice sessions for the Belgian Grand Prix.
Michael Schumacher is marking his 300th appearance at an F1 race weekend with a special helmet design.
The first practice session was wet and saw little running – but the second was wetter and saw even less action.
Michael Schumacher and Kimi Raikkonen have ten wins between them at Spa. Will either of them win again this weekend? Make your prediction.
Kamui Kobayashi was the quickest driver in a very wet first practice session at Spa-Francorchamps.
Pictures from Thursday in the paddock at Spa-Francorchamps ahead of the 2012 Belgian Grand Prix.
Friday practice at Spa-Francorchamps is likely to be affected by rain. After that conditions will get drier but remain fairly cool.
F1 is back so make sure you don’t miss a single session. Here’s all the times for the Belgian Grand Prix weekend – plus IndyCar, GP2 and GP3.
The second part of the 2012 F1 season begins with the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend. Will Kimi Raikkonen add to his haul of Spa wins with Lotus?
Pirelli say the decision to bring their hardest tyre compounds for this weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix will reduce the need for drivers to conserve their tyres during the race.
Judging by the numbers of F1 Fanatics heading to Spa-Francorchamps for next week’s race, it’s hard to believe the reports of poor ticket sales at the track in recent years.