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2008 British GP

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 LXI  Santander British 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 - Penalties

Details
DateSunday 6 July 2008
Start time13:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 60 laps
Race9 of 18
Championship race794
Circuit
Laps60
Circuit Perimeter5141 m
Race Distance5141 × 60 − 105 = 308.355 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
Track Temperature16°C
Air Temperature15°C
Humidity82%
Air Pressure982.2 mBar
Wind Speed7.2 m/s (from the South)
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers13
Pit stops34
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesHeikki Kovalainen - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Kazuki Nakajima - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Mobil - 100th Win (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 8th Fastest LapsFerrari (60)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (795),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (927),
3. Most 3rd Place FinishesRubens Barrichello (27),
4. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (136),
5. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (213),
6. Most 3rd Fastest LapsMcLaren (137),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1754),
8. Most Race EntriesRubens Barrichello (262),
9. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (203)

Championships
1 Lewis Hamilton 48 
up
 Felipe Massa 48 
same
3 Kimi Räikkönen 48 
same
4 Robert Kubica 46 
down
5 Nick Heidfeld 36 
same
6 Heikki Kovalainen 24 
same
7 Jarno Trulli 20 
same
8 Mark Webber 18 
same
9 Fernando Alonso 13 
same
10 Rubens Barrichello 11 
up
11 Nico Rosberg 8 
down
12 Kazuki Nakajima 8 
down
13 David Coulthard 6 
down
14 Timo Glock 5 
down
15 Sebastian Vettel 5 
down
16 Jenson Button 3 
same
17 Nelson Piquet Jr 2 
same
 Sébastien Bourdais 2 
same
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 96 
same
2 BMW / BMW 82 
same
3 McLaren / Mercedes 72 
same
4 Toyota / Toyota 25 
up
5 Red Bull / Renault 24 
down
6 Williams / Toyota 16 
same
7 Renault / Renault 15 
same
8 Honda / Honda 14 
same
9 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 7 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 22Car 23Car 1
EntrantVodafone McLaren MercedesVodafone McLaren MercedesScuderia Ferrari Marlboro
DriverLewis HamiltonHeikki KovalainenKimi Räikkönen
CarMcLaren MP4/23McLaren MP4/23Ferrari F2008
EngineMercedes FO108VMercedes FO108VFerrari 056
Time1:39'09.4401'21.0491'32.150
Speed186.585 km/h228.351 km/h200.842 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
WinnerLewis HamiltonThe Rt Hon Paul Murphy MPSecretary of State for Wales
2nd PlaceNick HeidfeldMr Gerry Sutcliffe MPParliamentary Under-Secretary of State
3rd PlaceRubens BarrichelloMr Graham StokerChairman MSA Council
Winning ConstructorMcLaren (represented by Martin Whitmarsh)Mr António Horta-OsórioChief Executive, Abbey


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