FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2001 Round 01 Australia

The 2001 Australian Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 2001 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, 4 March 2001. Michael Schumacher started on pole position for Ferrari and was the race winner. Both Kimi Räikkönen and Fernando Alonso made their F1 debuts at this Grand Prix. Räikkonen finished 6th in the Sauber Petronas and Alonso finished 12th in the Minardi.

2001 Qantas Australian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
11Michael SchumacherGermanyFerrariBridgestone581:38:26.533--1:28.21434187.46410
24David CoulthardGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesBridgestone581:38:28.251+1.718+1.7181:28.83840187.4106
32Rubens BarrichelloBrazilFerrariBridgestone581:39:00.024+33.491+31.7731:29.06033186.4074
416Nick HeidfeldGermanySauber PetronasBridgestone581:39:38.012+1:11.479+37.9881:30.31735185.2233
511Heinz-Harald FrentzenGermanyJordan HondaBridgestone581:39:39.340+1:12.807+1.3281:30.26635185.1822
617Kimi RäikkönenFinlandSauber PetronasBridgestone581:39:50.676+1:24.143+11.3361:30.22935184.8311
79Olivier PanisFranceBAR HondaBridgestone581:39:53.583+1:27.050+2.9071:30.19936184.741
819Luciano BurtiBrazilJaguar CosworthMichelin571:39:12.3941 lap1 lap1:30.90331182.813
922Jean AlesiFranceProst AcerMichelin571:39:26.8941 lap+14.5001:31.03031182.368
1014Jos VerstappenNetherlandsArrows AsiatechBridgestone571:39:51.2551 lap+24.3611:31.99956181.627
1118Eddie IrvineGreat BritainJaguar CosworthMichelin571:39:56.8581 lap+5.6031:31.26729181.457
1221Fernando AlonsoSpainMinardi EuropeanMichelin561:38:52.1112 laps1 lap1:32.04356180.219
137Giancarlo FisichellaItalyBenetton RenaultMichelin551:38:50.5013 laps1 lap1:32.40723177.049
148Jenson ButtonGreat BritainBenetton RenaultMichelin521:33:33.4016 laps3 laps1:32.00124176.848
DNF6Juan Pablo MontoyaColombiaWilliams BMWMichelin401:11:37.8661:29.60640177.677
DNF12Jarno TrulliItalyJordan HondaBridgestone381:09:52.9261:30.43229173.017
DNF3Mika HakkinenFinlandMcLaren MercedesBridgestone2548:34.9041:29.61225163.734
DNF5Ralf SchumacherGermanyWilliams BMWMichelin46:28.4611:34.4063196.578
DNF10Jacques VilleneuveCanadaBAR HondaBridgestone46:28.7741:34.4323196.420
DNF20Tarso MarquesBrazilMinardi EuropeanMichelin35:14.9641:38.2492181.837
DNF15Enrique BernoldiBrazilArrows AsiatechBridgestone23:28.9631:36.6892182.719
DNF23Gaston MazzacaneArgentinaProst AcerMichelin