Japanese Grand Prix 2012: Race Result and Championship Standings


2012 FORMULA 1 JAPANESE GRAND PRIX
Race:
Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 1 Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull 53 1:28:56.242 1 25
2 6 Brazil Felipe Massa Italy Ferrari 53 +20.6 secs 10 18
3 14 Japan Kamui Kobayashi Switzerland Sauber 53 +24.5 secs 3 15
4 3 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom McLaren 53 +25.0 secs 8 12
5 4 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren 53 +46.4 secs 9 10
6 9 Finland Kimi Räikkönen United Kingdom Lotus 53 +50.4 secs 7 8
7 12 Germany Nico Hulkenberg India Force India 53 +51.1 secs 15 6
8 18 Venezuela Pastor Maldonado United Kingdom Williams 53 +52.3 secs 12 4
9 2 Australia Mark Webber Austria Red Bull 53 +54.6 secs 2 2
10 16 Australia Daniel Ricciardo Italy Toro Rosso 53 +66.9 secs 14 1
11 7 Germany Michael Schumacher Germany Mercedes 53 +67.7 secs 23
12 11 United Kingdom Paul di Resta India Force India 53 +83.4 secs 11
13 17 France Jean-Eric Vergne Italy Toro Rosso 53 +88.6 secs 19
14 19 Brazil Bruno Senna United Kingdom Williams 53 +88.7 secs 16
15 20 Finland Heikki Kovalainen Malaysia Caterham 52 +1 Lap 17
16 24 Germany Timo Glock Russian Federation Marussia 52 +1 Lap 18
17 21 Russian Federation Vitaly Petrov Malaysia Caterham 52 +1 Lap 22
18 22 Spain Pedro de la Rosa Spain HRT 52 +1 Lap 20
19 10 France Romain Grosjean United Kingdom Lotus 51 +2 Laps 4
Ret 25 France Charles Pic Russian Federation Marussia 37 Engine 21
Ret 23 India Narain Karthikeyan Spain HRT 32 Damage 24
Ret 15 Mexico Sergio Perez Switzerland Sauber 18 Spin 5
Ret 5 Spain Fernando Alonso Italy Ferrari 0 Puncture 6
Ret 8 Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes 0 Accident 13

 

Drivers’ Championship Standings
After Japan, Round 15 of 20
Pos Driver Team Points
1 Spain Fernando Alonso Italy Ferrari 194
2 Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull 190
3 Finland Kimi Räikkönen United Kingdom Lotus 157
4 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren 152
5 Australia Mark Webber Austria Red Bull 134
6 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom McLaren 131
7 Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes 93
8 France Romain Grosjean United Kingdom Lotus 82
9 Brazil Felipe Massa Italy Ferrari 69
10 Mexico Sergio Perez Switzerland Sauber 66
11 Japan Kamui Kobayashi Switzerland Sauber 50
12 United Kingdom Paul di Resta India Force India 44
13 Germany Michael Schumacher Germany Mercedes 43
14 Germany Nico Hulkenberg India Force India 37
15 Venezuela Pastor Maldonado United Kingdom Williams 33
16 Brazil Bruno Senna United Kingdom Williams 25
17 France Jean-Eric Vergne Italy Toro Rosso 8
18 Australia Daniel Ricciardo Italy Toro Rosso 7
19 Germany Timo Glock Russian Federation Marussia 0
20 Finland Heikki Kovalainen Malaysia Caterham 0
21 Russian Federation Vitaly Petrov Malaysia Caterham 0
22 Belgium Jerome D’Ambrosio United Kingdom Lotus 0
23 France Charles Pic Russian Federation Marussia 0
24 India Narain Karthikeyan Spain HRT 0
25 Spain Pedro de la Rosa Spain HRT 0

 

Constructors’ Championship Standings
After Japan, Round 15 of 20
Pos Team Points
1 Austria Red Bull 324
2 United Kingdom McLaren 283
3 Italy Ferrari 263
4 United Kingdom Lotus 239
5 Germany Mercedes 136
6 Switzerland Sauber 116
7 India Force India 81
8 United Kingdom Williams 58
9 Italy Toro Rosso 15
10 Russian Federation Marussia 0
11 Malaysia Caterham 0
12 Spain HRT 0