Lewis Hamilton led the way for McLaren in a serene final practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
The Briton hit the front after 25 minutes, deposing Ferrari's Felipe Massa just seconds after the Brazilian had become the first of the major contenders to set a lap time.
Massa then reclaimed the top spot a quarter of an hour later, but once again his sojourn at the head of the times was brief, as Hamilton lapped in 1:20.228 on soft tyres in the final five minutes to end the morning on top.
Behind Massa, who stayed on hard tyres for his final run and also hit traffic, Timo Glock took an impressive third for Toyota, having been amongst the front-runners throughout the session.
Heikki Kovalainen put the second McLaren fourth, with the team again using the new nose wings that they had tried in second practice yesterday.
Renault's Nelson Piquet and BMW's Nick Heidfeld completed the top six, while the two Toro Rossos put in a promising performance as Sebastien Bourdais and Sebastian Vettel claimed seventh and eighth ahead of Kimi Raikkonen, who hit traffic on his last run, and Williams' Nico Rosberg.
The session saw little incident, with brief trips off the road for Fernando Alonso (Renault) and Robert Kubica (BMW) the only errors of note, the Pole damaging a bargeboard in his mistake.
Pos Driver Team Time Laps 1. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes (B) 1:20.228 14 2. Massa Ferrari (B) 1:20.567 + 0.339 14 3. Glock Toyota (B) 1:20.623 + 0.395 21 4. Kovalainen McLaren-Mercedes (B) 1:20.657 + 0.429 15 5. Piquet Renault (B) 1:20.917 + 0.689 21 6. Heidfeld BMW Sauber (B) 1:21.096 + 0.868 15 7. Bourdais Toro Rosso-Ferrari (B) 1:21.179 + 0.951 21 8. Vettel Toro Rosso-Ferrari (B) 1:21.184 + 0.956 22 9. Raikkonen Ferrari (B) 1:21.187 + 0.959 18 10. Rosberg Williams-Toyota (B) 1:21.195 + 0.967 19 11. Alonso Renault (B) 1:21.228 + 1.000 21 12. Nakajima Williams-Toyota (B) 1:21.357 + 1.129 17 13. Coulthard Red Bull-Renault (B) 1:21.489 + 1.261 16 14. Trulli Toyota (B) 1:21.601 + 1.373 18 15. Barrichello Honda (B) 1:21.703 + 1.475 20 16. Webber Red Bull-Renault (B) 1:21.752 + 1.524 17 17. Button Honda (B) 1:21.772 + 1.544 19 18. Kubica BMW Sauber (B) 1:21.975 + 1.747 18 19. Fisichella Force India-Ferrari (B) 1:22.189 + 1.961 22 20. Sutil Force India-Ferrari (B) 1:22.550 + 2.322 23 All timing unofficial
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