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 XXXI  Fuji Television Japanese Grand Prix


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification
Fastest Laps - Laps Led - Pit Stops - Penalties

Details
DateSunday 9 October 2005
Start time14:00
EventJapanese GP
CircuitSuzuka
Event FormatRace of 53 laps
Race18 of 19
Championship race749
Attendance155000
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
Track Temperature35°C
Air Temperature27°C
Humidity42%
Wind Speed1.7 m/s (from the South-South-East)
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers16
Pit stops36
Championship DebutantsToyota TF105B (Car Model)
MilestonesNone
Records Broken 1. Most 10th Place Finishes in a SeasonFelipe Massa (6),
2. Most 11th Place Finishes in a SeasonJacques Villeneuve (5),
3. Most 13th Place Finishes in a SeasonJordan (6),
4. Most 10th Fastest LapsSauber (37),
5. Most 11th Fastest LapsJacques Villeneuve (17)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (725),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (857),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (173),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (174),
5. Most 14th Place FinishesMinardi (29),
6. Most 16th Place FinishesMinardi (22),
7. Most 11th Place Finishes in a SeasonSauber (7),
8. Most 13th Place Finishes in a SeasonTiago Monteiro (5),
9. Most 5th Fastest LapsFerrari (86),
10. Most 16th Fastest LapsMinardi (50),
11. Most 17th Fastest LapsMinardi (66),
12. Most Races LedFerrari (419),
13. Most Races LedMichael Schumacher (130),
14. Most Laps LedFerrari (11495),
15. Most Laps LedMichael Schumacher (4746),
16. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1664)

Championships
1 Fernando Alonso 123 
same
2 Kimi Räikkönen 104 
same
3 Michael Schumacher 62 
up
4 Juan Pablo Montoya 60 
down
5 Giancarlo Fisichella 53 
same
6 Jarno Trulli 43 
same
7 Ralf Schumacher 39 
up
8 Rubens Barrichello 38 
down
9 Jenson Button 36 
same
10 Mark Webber 34 
same
11 Nick Heidfeld 28 
same
12 David Coulthard 24 
same
13 Jacques Villeneuve 9 
same
14 Felipe Massa 8 
same
15 Tiago Monteiro 7 
same
16 Alexander Wurz 6 
same
17 Narain Karthikeyan 5 
same
18 Christian Klien 5 
same
19 Christijan Albers 4 
same
 Pedro de la Rosa 4 
same
21 Patrick Friesacher 3 
same
22 Antônio Pizzonia 2 
same
23 Vitantonio Liuzzi 1 
same
 Takuma Sato 1 
same
1 Renault / Renault 176 
up
2 McLaren / Mercedes 174 
down
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 100 
same
4 Toyota / Toyota 82 
same
5 Williams / BMW 64 
same
6 BAR / Honda 37 
same
7 Red Bull / Cosworth 30 
same
8 Sauber / Petronas 17 
same
9 Jordan / Toyota 12 
same
10 Minardi / Cosworth 7 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 9Car 17Car 9
EntrantTeam McLaren MercedesPanasonic Toyota RacingTeam McLaren Mercedes
DriverKimi RäikkönenRalf SchumacherKimi Räikkönen
CarMcLaren MP4/20Toyota TF105BMcLaren MP4/20
EngineMercedes FO110RToyota RVX-05Mercedes FO110R
Time1:29'02.2121'46.1061'31.540
Speed207.267 km/h197.022 km/h228.372 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
WinnerKimi RäikkönenAkihiko NoroGovernor of Mie Prefecture
2nd PlaceGiancarlo FisichellaMitsuo KawagishiMayor of Suzuka City
3rd PlaceFernando AlonsoHiroshi TakikawaPresident of Japan Automobile Federation
Winning ConstructorMcLaren (represented by Ron Dennis)Kouichi MurakamiPresident of Fuji Television Network, Inc.


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification
Fastest Laps - Laps Led - Pit Stops - Penalties