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2008 Malaysian GP
2007 Bahrain GP

2008 Bahrain GP

2008 Spanish GP
2009 Bahrain GP
 V  Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 6 April 2008
Start time14:30
EventBahrain GP
CircuitSakhir
Event FormatRace of 57 laps
Race3 of 18
Championship race788
Circuit
Laps57
Circuit Perimeter5412 m
Race Distance5412 × 57 − 246 = 308.238 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
Track Temperature37°C
Air Temperature29°C
Humidity21%
Air Pressure1011.7 mBar
Wind Speed4.0 m/s (from the North)
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers19
Pit stops43
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesAdrian Sutil - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
BMW Sauber F1 Team - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
BMW - 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
BMW - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Heikki Kovalainen - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Lewis Hamilton - 20th Race Entry (Driver)
Petronas - 1st Pole Position (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Petronas - 250th Race Entry (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Robert Kubica - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Robert Kubica - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Scuderia Toro Rosso - 75th Race Entry (Entrant)
Super Aguri - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Toro Rosso - 75th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 12th Place FinishesGiancarlo Fisichella (9),
2. Highest 19th Place Finish RatioForce India (16.67%)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (786),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (918),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (618),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (204),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (225),
6. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioFerrari (12.92%),
7. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (118),
8. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1742),
9. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (185),
10. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (190)

Championships
1 Kimi Räikkönen 19 
up
2 Nick Heidfeld 16 
up
3 Lewis Hamilton 14 
down
4 Robert Kubica 14 
up
5 Heikki Kovalainen 14 
down
6 Felipe Massa 10 
up
7 Jarno Trulli 8 
up
8 Nico Rosberg 7 
down
9 Fernando Alonso 6 
down
10 Mark Webber 4 
same
11 Kazuki Nakajima 3 
down
12 Sébastien Bourdais 2 
down
1 BMW / BMW 30 
up
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 29 
up
3 McLaren / Mercedes 28 
down
4 Williams / Toyota 10 
same
5 Toyota / Toyota 8 
up
6 Renault / Renault 6 
down
7 Red Bull / Renault 4 
same
8 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 2 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 4Car 23
EntrantScuderia Ferrari MarlboroBMW Sauber F1 TeamVodafone McLaren Mercedes
DriverFelipe MassaRobert KubicaHeikki Kovalainen
CarFerrari F2008BMW F1.08McLaren MP4/23
EngineFerrari 056BMW P86/8Mercedes FO108V
Time1:31'06.9701'33.0961'33.193
Speed202.975 km/h209.281 km/h209.063 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
WinnerFelipe MassaShaikh Salman bin Hamad Al-KhalifaCrown Prince of Bahrain
2nd PlaceKimi RäikkönenShaikh Fawaz bin MohammedMinister for Sport
3rd PlaceRobert KubicaShaikh Abdulla bin IsaPresident BMF
Winning ConstructorFerrari (represented by Stefano Domenicali)Björn NäfPresident & Chief Executive of Gulf Air


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