Malaysian Grand Prix 2012: Race Result


The Malaysia Podium: (Left to right) Stefano Domenicali, Sergio Perez (2nd), Fernando Alonso (winner) and Lewis Hamilton (3rd) - Photo Credit: Ferrari
The Malaysia Podium: (Left to right) Stefano Domenicali, Sergio Perez (2nd), Fernando Alonso (winner) and Lewis Hamilton (3rd) - Photo Credit: Ferrari

2012 Formula 1 Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix – Race Result (56 laps)

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Points
1 5 Spain Fernando Alonso Italy Ferrari 56 2:44:51.812 25
2 15 Mexico Sergio Perez Switzerland Sauber 56 +2.2 secs 18
3 4 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren 56 +14.5 secs 15
4 2 Australia Mark Webber Austria Red Bull 56 +17.6 secs 12
5 9 Kimi Räikkönen United Kingdom Lotus 56 +29.4 secs 10
6 19 Brazil Bruno Senna United Kingdom Williams 56 +37.6 secs 8
7 11 United Kingdom Paul di Resta India Force India 56 +44.4 secs 6
8 17 France Jean-Eric Vergne Italy Toro Rosso 56 +46.9 secs 4
9 12 Germany Nico Hulkenberg India Force India 56 +47.8 secs 2
10 7 Germany Michael Schumacher Germany Mercedes 56 +49.9 secs 1
11 1 Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull 56 +75.5 secs
12 16 Australia Daniel Ricciardo Italy Toro Rosso 56 +76.8 secs
13 8 Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes 56 +78.5 secs
14 3 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom McLaren 56 +79.7 secs
15 6 Brazil Felipe Massa Italy Ferrari 56 +97.3 secs
16 21 Russian Federation Vitaly Petrov Malaysia Caterham 55 +1 Lap
17 24 Germany Timo Glock Russian Federation Marussia 55 +1 Lap
18 20 Finland Heikki Kovalainen Malaysia Caterham 55 +1 Lap
19 18 Venezuela Pastor Maldonado United Kingdom Williams 54 Engine
20 25 France Charles Pic Russian Federation Marussia 54 +2 Laps
21 22 Spain Pedro de la Rosa Spain HRT 54 +2 Laps
22 23 India Narain Karthikeyan* Spain HRT 54 +2 Laps
Ret 14 Japan Kamui Kobayashi Switzerland Sauber 46 Brakes
Ret 10 France Romain Grosjean United Kingdom Lotus 3 Spin

* Karthikeyan finished 21st, but had 20 seconds added to his race time for causing a collision with Sebastian Vettel.

 

Drivers’ Championship Standings (after Malaysia, round 2 of 20)

Pos Driver Team Points
1 Spain Fernando Alonso Italy Ferrari 35
2 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren 30
3 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom McLaren 25
4 Australia Mark Webber Austria Red Bull 24
5 Mexico Sergio Perez Switzerland Sauber 22
6 Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull 18
7 Kimi Räikkönen United Kingdom Lotus 16
8 Brazil Bruno Senna United Kingdom Williams 8
9 Japan Kamui Kobayashi Switzerland Sauber 8
10 United Kingdom Paul di Resta India Force India 7
11 France Jean-Eric Vergne Italy Toro Rosso 4
12 Australia Daniel Ricciardo Italy Toro Rosso 2
13 Germany Nico Hulkenberg India Force India 2
14 Germany Michael Schumacher Germany Mercedes 1
15 Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes 0
16 Venezuela Pastor Maldonado United Kingdom Williams 0
17 Germany Timo Glock Russian Federation Marussia 0
18 France Charles Pic Russian Federation Marussia 0
19 Brazil Felipe Massa Italy Ferrari 0
20 Russian Federation Vitaly Petrov Malaysia Caterham 0
21 Finland Heikki Kovalainen Malaysia Caterham 0
22 Spain Pedro de la Rosa Spain HRT 0
23 India Narain Karthikeyan Spain HRT 0
24 France Romain Grosjean United Kingdom Lotus 0

Constructors’ Championship Standings (after Malaysia, round 2 of 20)

Pos Team Points
1 United Kingdom McLaren 55
2 Austria Red Bull 42
3 Italy Ferrari 35
4 Switzerland Sauber 30
5 United Kingdom Lotus 16
6 India Force India 9
7 United Kingdom Williams 8
8 Italy Toro Rosso 6
9 Germany Mercedes 1
10 Russian Federation Marussia 0
11 Malaysia Caterham 0
12 Spain HRT 0