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Hamilton had pace in reserve during Malaysian GP qualifying

March 29th, 2014 (F1Plus / Chris Cameron-Dow) - Lewis Hamilton rubbed salt into the wounds of his competitors when he admitted after qualifying that his pole lap "was far from being my optimum". Hamilton qualified just 0.055 seconds faster than second-placed Sebastian Vettel, but was six tenths of a second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and over a second faster than fifth-placed Daniel Ricciardo. Conditions were tricky in qualifying, particuarly in Q3 when the rain was at its heaviest. Hamilton described his experience of the end of the seassion: "I'm really happy with our result today. It was a very close session and I'm relieved to come away with pole...
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