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Last Updated: Saturday, 20 August 2005, 10:22 GMT 11:22 UK
Qualifying as it happened
Follow the action at the Nurburgring in Saturday's qualifying session
1 K Raikkonen (McLaren) 1:26.797

2 G Fisichella (Renault)

3 F Alonso (Renault)

4 JP Montoya (McLaren)

5 J Trulli (Toyota)

6 N Heidfeld (Williams)

7 M Webber (Williams)

8 F Massa (Sauber) 1:28.419

9 R Schumacher (Toyota) 1:28.594

10 C Klien (Red Bull) 1:28.963

11 R Barrichello (Ferrari) 1:29.369

12 D Coulthard (Red Bull) 1:29.764

13 J Button (BAR) 1:30.063

14 T Sato (BAR) 1:30.175

15 T Monteiro (Jordan) 1:30.710

16 C Albers (Minardi 1:32.186

17 J Villeneuve (Sauber)

18 N Karthikeyan (Jordan)

19 R Doornbos (Minardi)

20 M Schumacher (Ferrari)

1154: Kimi Raikkonen puts in a peerless lap to seal pole by almost a quarter of a second.

1152: Michael Schumacher looks to be on a good lap but loses the back end and spins out. The Renault team cannot conceal their joy.

1150: Ralph Schumacher is another driver caught out by turn nine and finishes well down in eighth place.

1148: Jarno Trulli looks like he will go close to Giancarlo Fisichella, but loses time in the last couple of corners and can only go fourth.

1145: Jenson Button is fastest in the first section but gets it totally wrong in turns eight and nine and ends up over three seconds down in 10th.

1143: Takuma Sato says his team did not tell him that Mark Webber was right behind him and the incident is now under investigation by the stewards.

1141: Nick Heidfeld sneaks ahead of team-mate Webber to go fourth.

1138: Mark Webber puts in a good lap to go fourth despite being hampered by Takuma Sato who is ambling around the track.

1135: Giancarlo Fisichella goes fastest! He edges out team-mate Alonso by just over a hundredth of a second.

1133: Rubens Barrichello puts in a disappointing time and can only record the fifth fastest time with several cars still to come.

1128: World Championship leader Fernando Alonso sets the fastest time so far, pushing Juan Pablo Montoya down to second.

McLaren's Kimi Raikkonen set the pace in final practice on Saturday morning, with BAR's Jenson Button second quickest.

World championship leader Fernando Alonso was more than 0.5secs slower than Raikkonen in his Renault.

Michael Schumacher, who has struggled with the new circuit, was 14th.

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