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2012 Belgian GP

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 LXVIII  Shell Belgian 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 2 September 2012
Start time14:00
EventBelgian GP
CircuitSpa-Francorchamps
Race12 of 20
Championship race870
Circuit
Laps44
Circuit Perimeter7004 m
Race Distance7004 × 44 − 124 = 308.052 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers18
Pit stops38
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesBruno Senna - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Hispania - 100th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Vitaly Petrov - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
Williams F1 Team - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (901),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (611),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (1033),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (217),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMichael Schumacher (218),
6. Most 5th Place FinishesFerrari (106),
7. Most 12th Place FinishesWilliams (32),
8. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1906),
9. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (162),
10. Most 19th Place QualificationsHeikki Kovalainen (23),
11. Most 21st Place QualificationsTimo Glock (20),
12. Most 24th Place Qualifications in a SeasonNarain Karthikeyan (8)

Championships
1 Fernando Alonso 164 
same
2 Sebastian Vettel 140 
up
3 Mark Webber 132 
down
4 Kimi Räikkönen 131 
up
5 Lewis Hamilton 117 
down
6 Jenson Button 101 
up
7 Nico Rosberg 77 
down
8 Romain Grosjean 76 
same
9 Sergio Pérez 47 
same
10 Michael Schumacher 35 
up
11 Felipe Massa 35 
up
12 Kamui Kobayashi 33 
down
13 Nico Hülkenberg 31 
up
14 Pastor Maldonado 29 
down
15 Paul di Resta 28 
down
16 Bruno Senna 24 
down
17 Jean-Éric Vergne 8 
same
18 Daniel Ricciardo 4 
same
1 Red Bull / Renault 272 
same
2 McLaren / Mercedes 218 
same
3 Lotus / Renault 207 
same
4 Ferrari / Ferrari 199 
same
5 Mercedes / Mercedes 112 
same
6 Sauber / Ferrari 80 
same
7 Force India / Mercedes 59 
up
8 Williams / Renault 53 
down
9 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 12 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 3Car 3Car 19
EntrantVodafone McLaren MercedesVodafone McLaren MercedesWilliams F1 Team
DriverJenson ButtonJenson ButtonBruno Senna
CarMcLaren MP4/27McLaren MP4/27Williams FW34
EngineMercedes FO108ZMercedes FO108ZRenault RS27-2012
Time1:29'08.5301'47.5731'52.822
Speed207.344 km/h234.393 km/h223.488 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
WinnerJenson ButtonVicomte Etienne DavignonMinister of State
2nd PlaceSebastian VettelMr Jean-Claude MarcourtVice President and Minister of Economy, Walloon Government
3rd PlaceKimi RäikkönenMr François CornélisPresident, Royal Automobile Club of Belgium
Winning ConstructorMcLaren (represented by Paddy Lowe)Mr Ben van BeurdenExecutive Vice President of Shell Chemicals


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