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F1 NEWS 

Davidson stays on top in practice 2 - US

Anthony Davidson completed a double success by topping the timesheets in the second free practice session for the United States Grand Prix.

The 27-year-old Honda test driver lapped the Indianapolis track in 1:12.013 to add to his fastest time from the morning session.

BMW Sauber test driver Robert Kubica was second, despite a gravely excursion early on, and was nearly eight tenths of a second behind Davidson.

Behind them, Giancarlo Fisichella was third for Renault with Felipe Massa fourth in a Ferrari.

Test driver Giorgio Mondini produced the best practice performance of the season for a Midland in fifth - ahead of seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher, who was sixth for Ferrari and Tiago Monteiro added to Midland's joy in seventh.

Defending world champion Spaniard Fernando Alonso was a disappointing ninth in his Renault, almost 1.5 seconds off the pace.

Frenchman Franck Montagny ruined his session within the first ten minutes after spinning his Super Aguri off backwards into the same gravel trap that claimed Michael Schumacher in the opening session.

That was not the only moment though, as turns one and 11 continued to catch drivers out as they had done earlier.

Red Bull's David Coulthard out-braked himself at turn one and went straight on over the grass, just as BMW Sauber's Jacques Villeneuve had done earlier.

Pos  Driver        Team                     Time              Laps
 1.  Davidson      Honda               (M)  1:12.013           38
 2.  Kubica        BMW-Sauber          (M)  1:12.809 + 0.796   39
 3.  Fisichella    Renault             (M)  1:12.933 + 0.920   14
 4.  Massa         Ferrari             (B)  1:13.264 + 1.251   26
 5.  Mondini       MF1-Toyota          (B)  1:13.327 + 1.314   33
 6.  M.Schumacher  Ferrari             (B)  1:13.346 + 1.333   18
 7.  Monteiro      MF1-Toyota          (B)  1:13.387 + 1.374   21
 8.  Button        Honda               (M)  1:13.397 + 1.384   16
 9.  Alonso        Renault             (M)  1:13.474 + 1.461   14
10.  Raikkonen     McLaren-Mercedes    (M)  1:13.554 + 1.541    9
11.  Speed         Toro Rosso-Cosworth (M)  1:13.688 + 1.675   26
12.  Webber        Williams-Cosworth   (B)  1:13.691 + 1.678   15
13.  Heidfeld      BMW-Sauber          (M)  1:13.725 + 1.712   14
14.  Liuzzi        Toro Rosso-Cosworth (M)  1:13.735 + 1.722   24
15.  Montoya       McLaren-Mercedes    (M)  1:13.825 + 1.812   10
16.  Villeneuve    BMW-Sauber          (M)  1:13.857 + 1.844   17
17.  Jani          Toro Rosso-Cosworth (M)  1:13.946 + 1.933   31
18.  Barrichello   Honda               (M)  1:14.011 + 1.998   20
19.  Wurz          Williams-Cosworth   (B)  1:14.050 + 2.037   39
20.  Klien         Red Bull-Ferrari    (M)  1:14.084 + 2.071   15
21.  Albers        MF1-Toyota          (B)  1:14.169 + 2.156   19
22.  Sato          Super Aguri-Honda   (B)  1:14.391 + 2.378   24
23.  Trulli        Toyota              (B)  1:14.449 + 2.436   16
24.  Rosberg       Williams-Cosworth   (B)  1:14.562 + 2.549   17
25.  Coulthard     Red Bull-Ferrari    (M)  1:14.676 + 2.663   18
26.  Doornbos      Red Bull-Ferrari    (M)  1:14.839 + 2.826   13
27.  R.Schumacher  Toyota              (B)  1:15.063 + 3.050   10
28.  Yamamoto      Super Aguri-Honda   (B)  1:15.120 + 3.107   33
29.  Montagny      Super Aguri-Honda   (B)  No time             2

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