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 V  Sinopec 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 19 October 2008
Start time14:00
EventChinese GP
CircuitShanghai
Event FormatRace of 56 laps
Race17 of 18
Championship race802
Circuit
Laps56
Circuit Perimeter5451 m
Race Distance5451 × 56 − 190 = 305.066 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
Track Temperature30°C
Air Temperature27°C
Humidity64%
Wind Speed2.2 m/s (from the North-East)
Participants
Entries20
Qualifiers20
Finishers17
Pit stops33
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 22 - 10th Pole Position (Car Number)
Sebastian Vettel - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 9th Place Qualifications Jarno Trulli (20)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (937),
2. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (632),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (805),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (228),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (195),
6. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioFerrari (12.88%),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1770),
8. Most Race Entries Rubens Barrichello (270),
9. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (191),
10. Most 3rd Place QualificationsFerrari (206),
11. Most 20th Place Qualifications in a SeasonForce India (14)

Championships
1  Lewis Hamilton 94 
2  Felipe Massa 87 
3  Robert Kubica 75 
4  Kimi Räikkönen 69 
5  Nick Heidfeld 60 
6  Fernando Alonso 53 
up
7  Heikki Kovalainen 51 
down
8  Sebastian Vettel 30 
9  Jarno Trulli 30 
10  Timo Glock 22 
up
11  Mark Webber 21 
down
12  Nelson Piquet Jr 19 
13  Nico Rosberg 17 
14  Rubens Barrichello 11 
15  Kazuki Nakajima 9 
16  David Coulthard 8 
17  Sébastien Bourdais 4 
18  Jenson Button 3 
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 156 
2 McLaren / Mercedes 145 
3 BMW / BMW 135 
4 Renault / Renault 72 
5 Toyota / Toyota 52 
6 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 34 
7 Red Bull / Renault 29 
8 Williams / Toyota 26 
9 Honda / Honda 14 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 22Car 22Car 22
EntrantVodafone McLaren MercedesVodafone McLaren MercedesVodafone McLaren Mercedes
Driver Lewis Hamilton Lewis Hamilton Lewis Hamilton
CarMcLaren MP4/23McLaren MP4/23McLaren MP4/23
EngineMercedes FO108VMercedes FO108VMercedes FO108V
Time1:31'57.4031'36.3031'36.325
Speed199.050 km/h203.769 km/h203.723 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
Winner Lewis HamiltonMr Yu ZaiqingVice Minister General Administration of Sport of China
2nd Place Felipe MassaMs Zhao WenVice Mayor of Shanghai Municipal Government
3rd Place Kimi RäikkönenYan JianchangDirector General CAMSA
Winning ConstructorMcLaren (represented by Dave Ryan)Mr Wang TianpuPresident China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation


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