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2012 Malaysian GP
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 IX  UBS Chinese 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 15 April 2012
Start time15:00
EventChinese GP
CircuitShanghai
Race3 of 20
Championship race861
Circuit
Laps56
Circuit Perimeter5451 m
Race Distance5451 × 56 − 190 = 305.066 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers23
Pit stops56
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesKamui Kobayashi - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - 1st Win (Entrant)
Mercedes - 10th Win (Car Manufacturer)
Nico Rosberg - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Nico Rosberg - 1st Win (Driver)
Romain Grosjean - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Sauber F1 Team - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
Sauber - 1st Fastest Lap (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 19th Place Finish RatioMarussia (16.67%),
2. Most 21st Fastest LapsTimo Glock (8)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (887),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (1019),
3. Most 9th Place FinishesFerrari (48),
4. Most 21st Place FinishesHispania (6),
5. Most 22nd Place FinishesHispania (6),
6. Highest 18th Place Finish RatioCaterham (33.33%),
7. Highest 20th Place Finish RatioMarussia (33.33%),
8. Highest 20th Place Finish RatioCharles Pic (66.67%),
9. Most 3rd Fastest LapsMcLaren (150),
10. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1888),
11. Most 3rd Place QualificationsMichael Schumacher (51),
12. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (81),
13. Most 19th Place QualificationsHeikki Kovalainen (20),
14. Most 21st Place QualificationsTimo Glock (18)

Championships
1 Lewis Hamilton 45 
up
2 Jenson Button 43 
up
3 Fernando Alonso 37 
down
4 Mark Webber 36 
same
5 Sebastian Vettel 28 
up
6 Nico Rosberg 25 
up
7 Sergio Pérez 22 
down
8 Kimi Räikkönen 16 
down
9 Bruno Senna 14 
down
10 Kamui Kobayashi 9 
down
11 Romain Grosjean 8 
up
12 Paul di Resta 7 
down
13 Jean-Éric Vergne 4 
down
 Pastor Maldonado 4 
up
15 Nico Hülkenberg 2 
down
 Daniel Ricciardo 2 
down
17 Michael Schumacher 1 
down
1 McLaren / Mercedes 88 
same
2 Red Bull / Renault 64 
same
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 37 
same
4 Sauber / Ferrari 31 
same
5 Mercedes / Mercedes 26 
up
6 Lotus / Renault 24 
down
7 Williams / Renault 18 
same
8 Force India / Mercedes 9 
down
9 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 6 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 8Car 14
EntrantMercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamMercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamSauber F1 Team
DriverNico RosbergNico RosbergKamui Kobayashi
CarMercedes F1 W03Mercedes F1 W03Sauber C31
EngineMercedes FO108ZMercedes FO108ZFerrari 056
Time1:36'26.9291'35.1211'39.960
Speed189.779 km/h206.301 km/h196.315 km/h


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