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Overview - Entry List - Qual (Session 1) - Qual (Session 2) - Qual (Final Session) - Qual (Overview)
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led - Pit Stops - Penalties

Details
DateSunday 22 April 2012
Start time15:00
EventBahrain GP
CircuitSakhir
Race4 of 20
Championship race862
Circuit
Laps57
Circuit Perimeter5412 m
Race Distance5412 × 57 − 246 = 308.238 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers22
Pit stops71
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesSebastian Vettel - 10th Fastest Lap (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 21st Place FinishesNarain Karthikeyan (3),
2. Most Consecutive 4th Place FinishesMark Webber (4),
3. Most Consecutive 21st Place FinishesHispania (3),
4. Most 12th Place QualificationsSauber (62)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (889),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (1021),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (214),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (213),
5. Most 9th Place FinishesFerrari (49),
6. Most 20th Place FinishesHispania (10),
7. Most 21st Place FinishesHispania (7),
8. Highest 19th Place Finish RatioMarussia (25.00%),
9. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1890),
10. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (82),
11. Most 11th Place QualificationsLotus (61)

Championships
1 Sebastian Vettel 53 
up
2 Lewis Hamilton 49 
down
3 Mark Webber 48 
up
4 Jenson Button 43 
down
5 Fernando Alonso 43 
down
6 Nico Rosberg 35 
same
7 Kimi Räikkönen 34 
up
8 Romain Grosjean 23 
up
9 Sergio Pérez 22 
down
10 Paul di Resta 15 
up
11 Bruno Senna 14 
down
12 Kamui Kobayashi 9 
down
13 Jean-Éric Vergne 4 
same
 Pastor Maldonado 4 
same
15 Felipe Massa 2 
up
 Nico Hülkenberg 2 
same
 Daniel Ricciardo 2 
same
18 Michael Schumacher 2 
down
1 Red Bull / Renault 101 
up
2 McLaren / Mercedes 92 
down
3 Lotus / Renault 57 
up
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 45 
down
5 Mercedes / Mercedes 37 
same
6 Sauber / Ferrari 31 
down
7 Williams / Renault 18 
same
8 Force India / Mercedes 17 
same
9 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 6 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 1
EntrantRed Bull RacingRed Bull RacingRed Bull Racing
DriverSebastian VettelSebastian VettelSebastian Vettel
CarRed Bull RB8Red Bull RB8Red Bull RB8
EngineRenault RS27-2012Renault RS27-2012Renault RS27-2012
Time1:35'10.9901'32.4221'36.379
Speed194.302 km/h210.807 km/h202.152 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qual (Session 1) - Qual (Session 2) - Qual (Final Session) - Qual (Overview)
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led - Pit Stops - Penalties