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2008 Australian GP
2007 Malaysian GP

2008 Malaysian GP

2008 Bahrain GP
2009 Malaysian GP
 X  Petronas Malaysian 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 23 March 2008
Start time15:00
EventMalaysian GP
CircuitSepang
Event FormatRace of 56 laps
Race2 of 18
Championship race787
Circuit
Laps56
Circuit Perimeter5543 m
Race Distance5543 × 56 = 310.408 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
Track Temperature45°C
Air Temperature31°C
Humidity71%
Air Pressure1003.4 mBar
Wind Speed2.3 m/s (from the South-West)
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers17
Pit stops37
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesBMW Sauber F1 Team - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
BMW - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Felipe Massa - 10th Pole Position (Driver)
Nick Heidfeld - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Petronas - 1st Fastest Lap (Lubricant Manufacturer)
Sebastian Vettel - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (784),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (916),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (616),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (203),
5. Most 16th Place FinishesTakuma Sato (8),
6. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (152),
7. Most 3rd Fastest LapsMcLaren (133),
8. Most 5th Fastest LapsFerrari (91),
9. Most 8th Fastest LapsJarno Trulli (23),
10. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1740),
11. Most PolesFerrari (197),
12. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (184)

Championships
1 Lewis Hamilton 14 
same
2 Kimi Räikkönen 11 
up
3 Nick Heidfeld 11 
down
4 Heikki Kovalainen 10 
up
5 Robert Kubica 8 
up
6 Nico Rosberg 6 
down
7 Fernando Alonso 6 
down
8 Jarno Trulli 5 
up
9 Kazuki Nakajima 3 
down
10 Mark Webber 2 
down
 Sébastien Bourdais 2 
down
1 McLaren / Mercedes 24 
same
2 BMW / BMW 19 
up
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 11 
up
4 Williams / Toyota 9 
down
5 Renault / Renault 6 
down
6 Toyota / Toyota 5 
up
7 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 2 
down
 Red Bull / Renault 2 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 1Car 2Car 3
EntrantScuderia Ferrari MarlboroScuderia Ferrari MarlboroBMW Sauber F1 Team
DriverKimi RäikkönenFelipe MassaNick Heidfeld
CarFerrari F2008Ferrari F2008BMW F1.08
EngineFerrari 056Ferrari 056BMW P86/8
Time1:31'18.5551'35.7481'35.366
Speed203.971 km/h208.410 km/h209.244 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
WinnerKimi RäikkönenThe Rgt Hon. Najib Tun RazakPrime Minister of Malaysia
2nd PlaceRobert KubicaMr. Dato' Ismail SabriMinister of Youth & Sport, Malaysia
3rd PlaceHeikki KovalainenTunku Mudzaffar Tunku MustaphaChairman, AAM
Winning ConstructorFerrari (represented by Andrew Shovlin)Tan Sri Mohd Hassan MaricanPresident & CEO, Petronas


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