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Fastest lap of the session: Michael  Schumacher - 1:36.249 
Fastest lap of the session in 2001: Michael  Schumacher - 1:36.231 

Japanese GP - Warm-up session:

Final Order - Michael Schumacher, Rubens Barrichello, Kimi Raikkonen, David Coulthard, Ralf Schumacher and Jarno Trulli make the top 6.
Massa, Fisichella, Salo, Villeneuve, Heidfeld, Sato, McNish, Button, Montoya, Irvine, Panis, de la Rosa, Webber and Yoong make the rest of the field.

30 min: Final lap ... Button takes 12th ... Coulthard improves in 4th.

29 min: Felipe Massa jumps into 7th with a time of 1:37.533. 

28 min: Jenson Button moves into 16th with a 1:38.488. 

27 min: Although Eddie Irvine has set a time he is in 20th and almost 6 seconds off the pace. Looks like he's got problems. 

26 min: Raikkonen takes second with a 1:36.652 but Barrichello takes it back just 0.002 seconds faster. 

25 min: Michael Schumacher goes fastest again with a time of 1:36.249. His brother Ralf spins but recovers. 

24 min: Jarno Trulli jumps into 6th with a time of 1:37.281 

23 min: Top 10 - M Schumacher, Barrichello, Coulthard, R Schumacher, Raikkonen, Fisichella, Sato, McNish, Villeneuve, Heidfeld. 

22 min: Michael Schumacher improves in 1st with a 1:36.454. Barrichello takes second with a 1:36.676.

21 min: Montoya moves into 10th with a 1:38.226.

21 min: Jarno Trulli makes it onto the track.

20 min: Alex Yoong moves into 16th with a time of 1:41.132.

19 min: Montoya and Yoong finally on the track. Trulli yet to appear!

18 min: Barrichello moves into 5th with a time of 1:37.355

17 min: Panis goes off into the gravel but recovers. Fisichella though goes off into the gravel and is stuck there!

16 min: Montoya, Trulli and Yoong have yet to set a time.

15 min: David Coulthard moves into second with a 1:37.014. Barrichello moves into 7th with a 1:37.859 

14 min: Top 10 - M Schumacher, R Schumacher, Raikkonen, Coulthard, Fisichella, Villeneuve, Salo, Panis, Sato and McNish. Barrichello, Montoya, Trulli and Yoong have yet to set times. 

13 min: Michael improves his time at the top with a 1:36.589. Ralf Schumacher moves into second with a 1:37.167. Coulthard moves into 4th. Barrichello on track. 

12 min: Kimi Raikkonen takes second from Fisichella with a 1:37.278. Michael and Ralf on fast laps! 

11 min: Giancarlo Fisichella is next to set a time with a 1:37.601. 

10 min: Michael Schumacher becomes the first to set a time with a 1:36.716. 

8 min: Takuma Sato pits at the end of the lap without setting a time. Mika Salo also completed 2 installation laps in his spare. 

7 min: Takuma Sato is going for a timed lap in his spare! 

6 min: David Coulthard, Mark Webber and Eddie Irvine follow, all in their spare cars. 

5 min: Takuma Sato and Michael Schumacher are back out on the track in their spare cars. It is unlikely that they will set a time though. 

4 min: Those with the spare cars will now jump into them and give them a shakedown lap. 

4 min: Those with the spare cars will now jump into them and give them a shakedown lap. 

3 min: Jarno Trulli is now on the track. The rest of the cars are heading into the pits 

1 min: All the cars have appeared on the track with the exception of Jarno Trulli. 

Session underway and the cars stream out of the pit lane headed by Takuma Sato. 

Allan McNish has been cleared to take part in the warm-up session and the race. He had a massive shunt yesterday during qualifying that caused the session to be delayed by over 75 minutes. Session starting in 2 minutes.   

Session starting at 10:00 AM local time. It is sunny with an air temperature of 19 degrees.

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