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2012 Indian GP
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2012 Abu Dhabi GP

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 IV  Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 4 November 2012
Start time17:00
EventAbu Dhabi GP
CircuitYas Marina
Race18 of 20
Championship race876
Circuit
Laps55
Circuit Perimeter5554 m
Race Distance5554 × 55 − 115 = 305.355 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionAnti-clockwise
Participants
Entries24
Qualifiers24
Finishers17
Pit stops30
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 11 - 750th Race Entry (Car Number)
Car 24 - 500th Race Entry (Car Number)
Lewis Hamilton - 25th Pole Position (Driver)
Lotus F1 Team - 1st Win (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most Consecutive Drivers' Championship Points ScoresMcLaren (56),
2. Most Consecutive Constructors' Championship Points ScoresMcLaren (56),
3. Most 16th Place Finishes in a Season Vitaly Petrov (5)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (1044),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (612),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (912),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (677),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (243),
6. Highest 2nd Place Finish RatioFerrari (12.67%),
7. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1918),
8. Most 7th Place QualificationsFerrari (116),
9. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (83),
10. Most 12th Place QualificationsSauber (67),
11. Most 19th Place Qualifications Heikki Kovalainen (25),
12. Most 23rd Place QualificationsHispania (40),
13. Most 24th Place QualificationsHispania (35),
14. Most 24th Place Qualifications Narain Karthikeyan (14),
15. Most 24th Place Qualifications in a Season Narain Karthikeyan (11)

Championships
1  Sebastian Vettel 255 
2  Fernando Alonso 245 
3  Kimi Räikkönen 198 
4  Mark Webber 167 
5  Lewis Hamilton 165 
6  Jenson Button 153 
7  Felipe Massa 95 
up
8  Nico Rosberg 93 
down
9  Romain Grosjean 90 
down
10  Sergio Pérez 66 
11  Kamui Kobayashi 58 
12  Nico Hülkenberg 49 
13  Paul di Resta 46 
14  Pastor Maldonado 43 
up
15  Michael Schumacher 43 
down
16  Bruno Senna 30 
17  Jean-Éric Vergne 12 
18  Daniel Ricciardo 10 
1 Red Bull / Renault 422 
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 340 
3 McLaren / Mercedes 318 
4 Lotus / Renault 288 
5 Mercedes / Mercedes 136 
6 Sauber / Ferrari 124 
7 Force India / Mercedes 95 
8 Williams / Renault 73 
9 Toro Rosso / Ferrari 22 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 9Car 4Car 1
EntrantLotus F1 TeamVodafone McLaren MercedesRed Bull Racing
Driver Kimi Räikkönen Lewis Hamilton Sebastian Vettel
CarLotus E20McLaren MP4/27Red Bull RB8
EngineRenault RS27-2012Mercedes FO108ZRenault RS27-2012
Time1:45'58.6671'40.6301'43.964
Speed172.879 km/h198.692 km/h192.320 km/h
Podium
 RecipientTrophy Presented By
Winner Kimi RäikkönenHH Sheikh Hazza Bin Zayed Al NahyanVice-Chairman, Crown Prince's Court
2nd Place Fernando AlonsoHE Sheikha Lubna Al QasimiUAE Minister for Foreign Trade
3rd Place Sebastian VettelHE Mohamed Ben SulayemPresident ATCUAE, FIA Vice President
Winning ConstructorLotus (represented by Éric Boullier)HH Sheikh Khaled Bin Zayed Al NahyanVice-Chairman, Crown Prince's Court


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