Japanese Grand Prix 2012: Qualifying Result


 2012 Formula One Japanese Grand Prix
Qualifying Classification
Pos Driver Team Time/Gap Laps
1  Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing Renault 1:30.839 11
2  Mark Webber Red Bull Racing Renault +0.251 15
3  Jenson Button* McLaren Mercedes +0.451 14
4  Kamui Kobayashi Sauber Ferrari +0.861 16
5  Romain Grosjean Lotus Renault +1.059 20
6  Sergio Perez Sauber Ferrari +1.183 20
7  Fernando Alonso Ferrari +1.275 17
8  Kimi Raikkonen Lotus Renault +1.369 18
9  Lewis Hamilton McLaren Mercedes +1.488 17
10  Nico Hulkenberg* Force India Mercedes No Time (Q3) 12
Eliminated In Q2 (P10: 1:32.272)
11  Felipe Massa Ferrari 1:32.293 12
12  Paul Di Resta Force India Mercedes 1:32.327 14
13  Michael Schumacher** Mercedes 1:33.469 10
14  Pastor Maldonado Williams Renault 1:32.512 11
15  Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1:32.625 16
16  Daniel Ricciardo STR Ferrari 1:32.954 14
17  Jean-Eric Vergne STR Ferrari 1:33.368 14
Eliminated In Q1 (P17: 1:33.370)
18  Bruno Senna Williams Renault 1:33.405 8
19  Heikki Kovalainen Caterham Renault 1:34.657 6
20  Timo Glock Marussia Cosworth 1:35.213 8
21  Pedro de la Rosa HRT Cosworth 1:35.385 6
22  Charles Pic Marussia Cosworth 1:35.429 8
23  Vitaly Petrov Caterham Renault 1:35.432 8
24  Narain Karthikeyan HRT Cosworth 1:36.734 6
Q1 107% Time: 1:38.471
*Five Place Grid Penalty
**Ten Place Grid Penalty