Vettel led the opening session, and was hot on Bottas' heels in the afternoon, while Leclerc had a hard day.
"We were just trying to follow the Ferrari in front of me and just trying to be nice".
He was 46 years and 41 days when he clinched his fifth championship (PA Archive/PA Images) Out of the 764 drivers to have started an F1 race, the United Kingdom - with 163 - has had more participants than any other country (David Davies/PA) Monza has staged more grands prix (68) than any other country.
Bottas, who is championship leader, recorded 1 minute 31.547 seconds around the 5.451-kilometre Shanghai International Circuit on Saturday for his first pole of the season and seventh overall.
Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas set the pace in the second free practice session for the 2019 Chinese Grand Prix despite an early spin. "I could have passed him back on the next straight, but I judged it that it's going to lose me more time and him more time".
"I was struggling with the vehicle today, so we've got work to do, particularly on my side as Valtteri looked much more comfortable in the auto".
As Britain's vehicle industry thrived during the latter 20 century added with the world's leading engineers, this was reflected on the grid as Tyrell, Lotus, Williams and McLaren took centre stage, to showpiece some of the most enthralling cars and title wins the sport has seen.
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Miller played three years with Wade from 2010 until 2013. "I've seen him go into his bag of tricks so many times and just compartmentalize".
"It's great for a real current superstar, a five-time world champion, to be talking about the possibility of racing in Formula E".
Binotto added: "In a few races' time, things may change for whatever reason, bad luck or whatever could be the situation, we may change our position, no doubt". "And nothing accentuates that rich history more than celebrating our 1,000th race".
Indeed, neither Ferrari driver used the fastest tyre available this weekend.
"I could almost get a vehicle length ahead of him and the angle into the last corner for him wasn't very sexy".
Vettel has struggled so far this season, finishing fourth and fifth at the Australian and Bahrain Grand Prix's in recent weeks. A lot has happened in the nearly seven decades since F1's first season, but impressively two teams that competed back then are still present today: Alfa Romeo and Ferrari.
At the conclusion of qualifying in Shanghai, Verstappen voiced his anger after at least three cars overtook him, meaning he failed to get one last, flying lap in.
But that told, Magnussen won't have enough zoom in his wheels to beat a Red Bull just yet, even though it may seem that beating Gasly shouldn't pose such a problem.