Australian Grand Prix 2012: Race Result & Championship Standings


Jenson Button - Photo Credit: Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton – Photo Credit: Vodafone McLaren Mercedes

 

2012 Formula 1â„¢ Qantas Australian Grand Prix – Race Result (58 Laps):

Pos Driver Team Strategy Time/Gap Pts
1  Jenson Button McLaren Mercedes 2 Stops 1:34:09.565 25
2  Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing Renault 2 Stops +2.139 18
3  Lewis Hamilton McLaren Mercedes 2 Stops +4.075 15
4  Mark Webber Red Bull Racing Renault 2 Stops +4.547 12
5  Fernando Alonso Ferrari 2 Stops +21.565 10
6  Kamui Kobayashi Sauber Ferrari 2 Stops +36.766 8
7  Kimi Raikkonen Lotus Renault 2 Stops +38.014 6
8  Sergio Perez Sauber Ferrari 1 Stop +39.458 4
9  Daniel Ricciardo STR Ferrari 3 Stops +39.556 2
10  Paul Di Resta Force India Mercedes 2 Stops +39.737 1
11  Jean-Eric Vergne STR Ferrari 2 Stops +39.848
12  Nico Rosberg Mercedes 2 Stops +57.642
13  Pastor Maldonado Williams Renault 2 Stops +1 Lap
14  Timo Glock Marussia Cosworth 2 Stops +1 Lap
15  Charles Pic Marussia Cosworth 4 Stops +5 Laps
16  Bruno Senna Williams Renault 4 Stops +6 Laps
Not Classified
   Felipe Massa Ferrari 4 Stops +12 Laps
   Heikki Kovalainen Caterham Renault 4 Stops +20 Laps
   Vitaly Petrov Caterham Renault 1 Stop +24 Laps
   Michael Schumacher Mercedes 1 Stop +48 Laps
   Romain Grosjean Lotus Renault 0 Stops +57 Laps
   Nico Hulkenberg Force India Mercedes 0 Stops +58 Laps
Non Starters
   Pedro de la Rosa HRT Cosworth 0 Stops DNQ
   Narain Karthikeyan HRT Cosworth 0 Stops DNQ

 

Driver’s Championship (After Round One – Australia)

Pos Driver Team Wins Pts
1  Jenson Button McLaren Mercedes 1 25
2  Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing Renault 18
3  Lewis Hamilton McLaren Mercedes 15
4  Mark Webber Red Bull Racing Renault 12
5  Fernando Alonso Ferrari 10
6  Kamui Kobayashi Sauber Ferrari 8
7  Kimi Raikkonen Lotus Renault 6
8  Sergio Perez Sauber Ferrari 4
9  Daniel Ricciardo STR Ferrari 2
10  Paul Di Resta Force India Mercedes 1
11  Jean-Eric Vergne STR Ferrari 0
12  Nico Rosberg Mercedes 0
13  Pastor Maldonado Williams Renault 0
14  Timo Glock Marussia Cosworth 0
15  Charles Pic Marussia Cosworth 0
16  Bruno Senna Williams Renault 0

 

Constructor’s Championship (After Round One – Australia)

Pos Team Wins Pts
1  McLaren Mercedes 1 40
2  Red Bull Racing Renault 30
3  Sauber Ferrari 12
4  Ferrari 10
5  Lotus Renault 6
6  STR Ferrari 2
7  Force India Mercedes 1
8  Mercedes 0
9  Williams Renault 0
10  Marussia Cosworth 0