Sebastian Vettel, who had set the pace in the afternoon with a lap of 1:39.006 and looked quick on long run pace, ended the day 0.149 slower.
Brendon Hartley will start his fourth race in Formula One with a fourth grid penalty after his Toro Rosso team replaced part of his car's Renault power unit
Sebastian Vettel was fastest Friday in the in first practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with world champion Lewis Hamilton second
Fernando Alonso presented the FA Racing G2 Logitech G team at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Thursday.
Championship rivals Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel are already looking forward to fighting each other for a fifth Formula One title next year.
Jean Todt took over from Max Mosley in 2009 and won a second four-year term in 2013.
The test gives Williams another chance to assess Robert Kubica before making a final decision on a replacement for retiring Brazilian Felipe Massa.
While four times world champion Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes teammates can again look forward to healthy year-end bonuses, others are scrapping for crucial points.
A Dutch sales manager whose teenage hopes of a motorsport career ended when he ran out of money, won an eSports competition on to become a McLaren Formula One simulator driver.
Williams are talking to Robert Kubica about the Polish driver making a comeback with them next season.
The FIA said on its website (www.fia.com) that it had decided to return the entry fee, less administrative costs.
The 36-year-old Fernando Alonso completed 113 laps of the Bahrain International Circuit in the TS050 hybrid for a total distance of 611km.
Fernando Alonso, 36, the McLaren Formula One driver will drive the Toyota TS050 hybrid car in the one-day rookie test at the Sakhir circuit.
The 31-year-old Honda rider, Daniel Hegarty, crashed on lap six of the race after hitting the barriers on the outside of the circuit.
Danica Patrick announced that she will race only in the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500 and then will walk away from the sport.
McLaren reserve Lando Norris said he was soaking in the bathtub after arriving in Sao Paulo when the two-day test at Interlagos was cancelled for security reasons.
Force India's 177 will cost the Silverstone-based team $913,497 on top of the base fee and there is still next week's finale in Abu Dhabi to come.
The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said it had asked the commercial rights holder to put together a report on the incidents.
Pirelli and McLaren have cancelled a Formula One tyre test scheduled for the Brazilian Grand Prix circuit on Tuesday and Wednesday
Felipe Massa said farewell to his home fans, thanking them from the Interlagos podium after a seventh place that felt like a victory.
Marc Marquez won his fourth MotoGP world championship in five years after Andrea Dovizioso crashed out of a dramatic season-ending race.
Valtteri Bottas saw his hopes of overhauling Sebastian Vettel for the runner-up position in the championship effectively disappear when he finished second.
The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said in a statement that Sao Paulo police had taken additional measures as a result of Friday night's incident.
It was his error, and a rare one for Lewis Hamilton, but at least it came with both titles already won and with plenty of fun still to be had on Sunday.
Valtteri Bottas claimed pole position for the Brazilian GP from a qualifying session in which Lewis Hamilton crashed on the first lap.
Valtteri Bottas lapped the Interlagos circuit in one minute 09.281 seconds, a mere 0.003 quicker than four-times world champion Lewis Hamilton.
Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso are sixth with two races remaining while Renault's works team are seventh and five points behind.
A Mercedes team member was also robbed at gunpoint in Mexico last year while travelling by car from the airport to his hotel.
Massa will step away from Formula One after the final race of the season in two weeks in Abu Dhabi. He hasn't confirmed it, but the Brazilian seems almost certain to join the new electric-powered car series.
George Russell has put himself firmly on the Formula One radar with an impressive practice debut with Force India at the Brazilian GP.
Sergio Marchionne warned that his team could walk away, when current contracts expire, if they disagreed with the direction the sport was taking under new US-based owners Liberty Media.
Lewis Hamilton smashed the Interlagos track record as Mercedes dominated Friday's opening Brazilian Grand Prix practice.
Ferrari boss Sergio Marchionne had warned last week that they could walk away if it did not like the sport's direction.
Ricciardo said that he expected to have to take a hit for the penultimate race of the season after engine problems halted his Renault-powered car
Mercedes have won the constructors' title for the fourth year in a row while Lewis Hamilton has wrapped up his fourth drivers' crown with two races to spare after winning nine of 18 races.
Lewis Hamilton brushed aside a question about his tax affairs on Thursday and said winning his fourth Formula One title had yet to sink in.
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