FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2008 Round 01 Australia

The 2008 Australian Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 2008 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, 16 March 2008. Lewis Hamilton started on pole position in the McLaren Mercedes and was the race winner.

2008 Formula 1 ING Australian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverAbbreviationNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
122Lewis HamiltonHAMGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesBridgestone581:34:50.616--1:27.45239194.57710
23Nick HeidfeldHEIGermanySauber BMWBridgestone581:34:56.094+5.478+5.4781:27.73941194.3908
37Nico RosbergROSGermanyWilliams ToyotaBridgestone581:34:58.779+8.163+2.6851:28.09041194.2986
45Fernando AlonsoALOSpainRenaultBridgestone581:35:07.797+17.181+9.0181:28.60358193.9915
523Heikki KovalainenKOVFinlandMcLaren MercedesBridgestone581:35:08.630+18.014+0.8331:27.41843193.9634
68Kazuki NakajimaNAKJapanWilliams ToyotaBridgestone571:35:04.6851 lap1 lap1:29.63950190.7513
714Sebastien BourdaisBOUFranceToro Rosso FerrariBridgestone551:30:37.5413 laps2 laps1:29.53422193.1002
81Kimi RäikkönenRAIFinlandFerrariBridgestone531:27:55.3405 laps2 laps1:27.90320191.8001
DSQ17Rubens BarrichelloBARBrazilHondaBridgestone581:35:43.0691:28.73644192.800
DNF4Robert KubicaKUBPolandSauber BMWBridgestone471:17:46.6651:28.75315192.271
DNF12Timo GlockGLOGermanyToyotaBridgestone431:09:26.5221:29.55823197.023
DNF18Takuma SatoSATJapanSuper Aguri HondaBridgestone3252:48.4481:30.89224192.809
DNF6Nelson Piquet Jr.PIQBrazilRenaultBridgestone3049:49.3081:31.38420191.590
DNF2Felipe MassaMASBrazilFerrariBridgestone2947:12.1361:28.17523195.482
DNF9David CoulthardCOUGreat BritainRed Bull RenaultBridgestone2539:46.5721:29.50221199.981
DNF11Jarno TrulliTRUItalyToyotaBridgestone1930:07.4091:29.31018200.687
DNF20Adrian SutilSUTGermanyForce India FerrariBridgestone814:04.0471:32.0218180.945
DNF15Sebastian VettelVETGermanyToro Rosso FerrariBridgestone
DNF16Jenson ButtonBUTGreat BritainHondaBridgestone
DNF10Mark WebberWEBAustraliaRed Bull RenaultBridgestone
DNF21Giancarlo FisichellaFISItalyForce India FerrariBridgestone
DNF19Anthony DavidsonDAVGreat BritainSuper Aguri HondaBridgestone