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2003 United States GP
2002 Japanese GP

2003 Japanese GP

2004 Australian GP
2004 Japanese GP
 XXIX  Fuji Television Japanese Grand Prix


Overview - Entry List - 1st Qualification - 2nd Qualification
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 12 October 2003
Start time14:00
EventJapanese GP
CircuitSuzuka
Event FormatRace of 53 laps
Race16 of 16
Championship race713
Circuit
Laps53
Circuit Perimeter5807 m
Race Distance5807 × 53 − 198 = 307.573 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers16
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesJuan Pablo Montoya - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Kimi Räikkönen - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Lucky Strike BAR Honda - 100th Race Entry (Entrant)
Petronas - 100th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 3rd Fastest LapsMichael Schumacher (31),
2. Most 18th Fastest Laps in a SeasonJordan (9),
3. Most 17th Place QualificationsJos Verstappen (13)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (673),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (805),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (536),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (145),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (146),
6. Most Race WinsFerrari (168),
7. Most 15th Place FinishesMinardi (24),
8. Most 16th Place FinishesMinardi (15),
9. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (105),
10. Most 19th Fastest LapsMinardi (65),
11. Most 20th Fastest LapsMinardi (47),
12. Most 18th Fastest Laps in a SeasonRalph Firman (7),
13. Most Races LedFerrari (389),
14. Most Laps LedFerrari (10599),
15. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1592),
16. Most PolesFerrari (166),
17. Most 18th Place QualificationsMinardi (67)

Championships
1 Michael Schumacher 93 
same
2 Kimi Räikkönen 91 
same
3 Juan Pablo Montoya 82 
same
4 Rubens Barrichello 65 
up
5 Ralf Schumacher 58 
down
6 Fernando Alonso 55 
same
7 David Coulthard 51 
same
8 Jarno Trulli 33 
same
9 Jenson Button 17 
up
10 Mark Webber 17 
down
11 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 13 
down
12 Giancarlo Fisichella 12 
down
13 Cristiano da Matta 10 
same
14 Olivier Panis 6 
same
 Nick Heidfeld 6 
same
16 Jacques Villeneuve 6 
same
17 Marc Gené 4 
same
18 Takuma Sato 3 
up
19 Ralph Firman 1 
down
 Justin Wilson 1 
down
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 158 
same
2 Williams / BMW 144 
same
3 McLaren / Mercedes 142 
same
4 Renault / Renault 88 
same
5 BAR / Honda 26 
up
6 Sauber / Petronas 19 
down
7 Jaguar / Cosworth 18 
same
8 Toyota / Toyota 16 
same
9 Jordan / Cosworth 13 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 2Car 4
EntrantScuderia Ferrari MarlboroScuderia Ferrari MarlboroBMW WilliamsF1 Team
DriverRubens BarrichelloRubens BarrichelloRalf Schumacher
CarFerrari F2003-GAFerrari F2003-GAWilliams FW25
EngineFerrari 052Ferrari 052BMW P83
Time1:25'11.7401'31.7131'33.408
Speed216.612 km/h227.942 km/h223.805 km/h


Overview - Entry List - 1st Qualification - 2nd Qualification
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led