GP - Warm-up
30 Min: Session over - Top 10: R Barrichello, D Coulthard, J Trulli, K Raikkonen, J Verstappen, H Frentzen, M Schumacher, N Heidfeld, O Panis, J Villeneuve.
29 Min: Heinz Harald Frentzen goes fastest with a time of 1:52.061
27 Min: Michael Schumacher retakes top spot with a time of 1:52.316 while Panis moves into 3rd!
26 Min: Top 6 - R Barrichello, M Schumacher, H Frentzen, K Raikkonen, J Verstappen, O Panis.
24 Min: Just over 5 minutes remaining in the session and Panis moves into third only for Frentzen to take it from him!
23 Min: Jenson Button has yet to set a time while both Ralf Schumacher and Juan Pablo Montoya go out on Intermediates.
21 Min: Fisichella spins again!. Montoya is the fastest Michelin runner while Ralf Schumacher is currently last!.
20 Min: Top 6 - R Barrichello, M Schumacher, D Coulthard, J Montoya, J Alesi, M Hakkinen.
19 Min: Trulli moves into 6th and Irvine into 9th.
18 Min: Michael Schumacher improves but Rubens Barrichello still manages to go faster with a 1:52.708.
17 Min: Top 6 - M Schumacher, R Barrichello, D Coulthard, J Montoya, M Hakkinen, H Frentzen.
16 Min: Michael Schumacher goes fastest with a time of 1:53.722.
15 Min: Barrichello goes first with a time of 1:54.379. He is 3 seconds faster than anyone else. Fisichella spins but recovers.
14 Min: Mika Hakkinen moves into 2nd with a time of 1:57.923.
13 Min: 6 drivers have set times so far: J Montoya, O Panis, J Trulli, J Villeneuve, J Verstappen, N Heidfeld.
11 Min: The track is drying quickly and the times will drop very quickly. Eddie Irvine is back in the pits to take his race car. The spare car failed!
9 Min: Jos Verstappen sets the first timed lap of the session with a time of 2:02.693. Montoya betters that with a time of 1:57.696.
8 Min: Jos Verstappen and Nick Heidfeld start their first flying laps. Coulthard and Fisichella follow.
7 Min: Eddie Irvine stops on the track with a problem.
5 Min: Those checking the spare cars are back to the pits as well.
3 Min: The cars are returning to the pits following the installation lap. Those with allocated spare cars switch to them.
1 Min: Fernando Alonso has problems on his way out of the pit lane!
0 Min: Session starts and most cars go out immediately on their installation laps.
The track is wet but rain has stopped. Weather in Malaysia is almost unpredictable!
During the warm-up session, the teams perform the final adjustments needed for the race. They also test any last minute changes. Session starting in 3 minutes.
Warm-up session starting shortly. Weather forecast for today is for rain in the afternoon and a maximum of 34 degrees.