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Overview - Entry List - Warm Up - 1st Timed Session - 2nd Timed Session
Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 13 October 2002
Start time14:00
EventJapanese GP
CircuitSuzuka
Event FormatRace of 53 laps
Race17 of 17
Championship race697
Circuit
Laps53
Circuit Perimeter5821 m
Race Distance5821 × 53 − 196 = 308.317 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers11
Championship DebutantsSuzuka (5821 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesMichael Schumacher - 50th Pole Position (Driver)
Petronas - 200th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Ralf Schumacher - 100th Race Entry (Driver)
Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - 200th Race Entry (Entrant)
West McLaren Mercedes - 200th Race Entry (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (130),
2. Most 13th Fastest Laps in a SeasonSauber (6),
3. Most Perfect WeekendsMichael Schumacher (12)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (647),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (779),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (520),
4. Most Podium FinishesMichael Schumacher (114),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (131),
6. Most Race WinsFerrari (160),
7. Most Race WinsMichael Schumacher (64),
8. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (196),
9. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (53),
10. Most Consecutive Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (53),
11. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (22),
12. Most Consecutive Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (22),
13. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonMichael Schumacher (17),
14. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonMichael Schumacher (17),
15. Most Race Wins in a SeasonMichael Schumacher (11),
16. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (161),
17. Most Fastest LapsMichael Schumacher (51),
18. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (117),
19. Most 17th Fastest LapsMinardi (53),
20. Most 18th Fastest LapsMinardi (59),
21. Most 2nd Fastest Laps in a SeasonFerrari (13),
22. Most Races LedFerrari (375),
23. Most Races LedMichael Schumacher (102),
24. Most Laps LedFerrari (10214),
25. Most Laps LedMichael Schumacher (3671),
26. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1560),
27. Most Perfect WeekendsFerrari (55),
28. Most PolesFerrari (158),
29. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (157),
30. Most 19th Place QualificationsMinardi (63),
31. Most 20th Place QualificationsMinardi (64)

Championships
1 Michael Schumacher 144 
same
2 Rubens Barrichello 77 
same
3 Juan Pablo Montoya 50 
same
4 Ralf Schumacher 42 
same
5 David Coulthard 41 
same
6 Kimi Räikkönen 24 
same
7 Jenson Button 14 
same
8 Jarno Trulli 9 
same
9 Eddie Irvine 8 
same
10 Nick Heidfeld 7 
same
11 Giancarlo Fisichella 7 
same
12 Jacques Villeneuve 4 
same
13 Felipe Massa 4 
same
14 Olivier Panis 3 
same
15 Mark Webber 2 
same
 Takuma Sato 2 
up
17 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 2 
down
 Mika Salo 2 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 221 
same
2 Williams / BMW 92 
same
3 McLaren / Mercedes 65 
same
4 Renault / Renault 23 
same
5 Sauber / Petronas 11 
same
6 Jordan / Honda 9 
up
7 Jaguar / Cosworth 8 
down
8 BAR / Honda 7 
down
9 Minardi / Asiatech 2 
same
10 Toyota / Toyota 2 
same
 Arrows / Cosworth 2 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 1Car 1
EntrantScuderia Ferrari MarlboroScuderia Ferrari MarlboroScuderia Ferrari Marlboro
DriverMichael SchumacherMichael SchumacherMichael Schumacher
CarFerrari F2002Ferrari F2002Ferrari F2002
EngineFerrari 3.0 V10Ferrari 3.0 V10Ferrari 3.0 V10
Time1:26'59.6981'31.3171'36.125
Speed212.645 km/h229.482 km/h218.004 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Warm Up - 1st Timed Session - 2nd Timed Session
Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led