FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2009 Round 02 Malaysia

The 2009 Malaysian Grand Prix was Round 2 of the 2009 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia on Sunday, 5 April 2009. Jenson Button started on pole position in the Brawn Mercedes and was declared the race winner when the Grand Prix was abandoned after 31 laps due to bad weather. For the first time since the 1991 Australian Grand Prix, only half points were awarded to the top 8 finishers of this race.

2009 Formula 1 Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverAbbreviationNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedPoints
122Jenson ButtonBUTGreat BritainBrawn MercedesBridgestone3155:30.622--1:36.64118185.7305
26Nick HeidfeldHEIGermanySauber BMWBridgestone3155:53.344+22.722+22.7221:39.08417184.4724
310Timo GlockGLOGermanyToyotaBridgestone3155:54.135+23.513+0.7911:39.40618184.4283
49Jarno TrulliTRUItalyToyotaBridgestone3156:16.795+46.173+22.6601:37.59112183.1912.5
523Rubens BarrichelloBARBrazilBrawn MercedesBridgestone3156:17.982+47.360+1.1871:37.48417183.1262
614Mark WebberWEBAustraliaRed Bull RenaultBridgestone3156:22.955+52.333+4.9731:37.67214182.8571.5
71Lewis HamiltonHAMGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesBridgestone3156:31.355+1:00.733+8.4001:39.14117182.4041
816Nico RosbergROSGermanyWilliams ToyotaBridgestone3156:42.198+1:11.576+10.8431:37.59813181.8230.5
93Felipe MassaMASBrazilFerrariBridgestone3156:47.554+1:16.932+5.3561:39.25017181.537
1011Sebastien BourdaisBOUFranceToro Rosso FerrariBridgestone3157:12.786+1:42.164+25.2321:39.24217180.203
117Fernando AlonsoALOSpainRenaultBridgestone3157:20.044+1:49.422+7.2581:39.00617179.822
1217Kazuki NakajimaNAKJapanWilliams ToyotaBridgestone3157:26.752+1:56.130+6.7081:39.38717179.472
138Nelson Piquet Jr.PIQBrazilRenaultBridgestone3157:27.335+1:56.713+0.5831:39.26818179.442
144Kimi RäikkönenRAIFinlandFerrariBridgestone3157:53.463+2:22.841+26.1281:38.45317178.092
1515Sebastian VettelVETGermanyRed Bull RenaultBridgestone3054:03.5041 lap1 lap1:38.42710184.567
1612Sébastien BuemiBUESwitzerlandToro Rosso FerrariBridgestone3054:30.7361 lap+27.2321:38.93816183.030
1720Adrian SutilSUTGermanyForce India MercedesBridgestone3055:58.4261 lap+1:27.6901:39.46417178.251
1821Giancarlo FisichellaFISItalyForce India MercedesBridgestone2953:16.0652 laps1 lap1:39.40716181.063
DNF5Robert KubicaKUBPolandSauber BMWBridgestone12:02.738162.580
DNF2Heikki KovalainenKOVFinlandMcLaren MercedesBridgestone