FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2011 Round 15 Japan

The 2011 Japanese Grand Prix was Round 15 of the 2011 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Suzuka, Japan on Sunday, 9 October 2011. Sebastian Vettel started on pole position in the Red Bull Renault and Jenson Button was the race winner in the McLaren Mercedes.

2011 Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverAbbreviationNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
14Jenson ButtonBUTGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesPirelli531:30:53.427--1:36.5685225
25Fernando AlonsoALOSpainFerrariPirelli531:30:54.587+1.160+1.1601:36.6825018
31Sebastian VettelVETGermanyRed Bull RenaultPirelli531:30:55.433+2.006+0.8461:36.9165215
42Mark WebberWEBAustraliaRed Bull RenaultPirelli531:31:01.498+8.071+6.0651:36.8284712
53Lewis HamiltonHAMGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesPirelli531:31:17.695+24.268+16.1971:37.6454910
67Michael SchumacherMSCGermanyMercedesPirelli531:31:20.547+27.120+2.8521:37.916538
76Felipe MassaMASBrazilFerrariPirelli531:31:21.667+28.240+1.1201:37.800506
817Sergio PérezPERMexicoSauber FerrariPirelli531:31:32.804+39.377+11.1371:36.569394
910Vitaly PetrovPETRussiaRenaultPirelli531:31:36.034+42.607+3.2301:37.053472
108Nico RosbergROSGermanyMercedesPirelli531:31:37.749+44.322+1.7151:36.614501
1114Adrian SutilSUTGermanyForce India MercedesPirelli531:31:47.874+54.447+10.1251:38.13343
1215Paul di RestaDIRGreat BritainForce India MercedesPirelli531:31:55.753+1:02.326+7.8791:37.97043
1316Kamui KobayashiKOBJapanSauber FerrariPirelli531:31:57.132+1:03.705+1.3791:39.72444
1412Pastor MaldonadoMALVenezuelaWilliams CosworthPirelli531:31:57.621+1:04.194+0.4891:37.64550
1519Jaime AlguersuariALGSpainToro Rosso FerrariPirelli531:32:00.050+1:06.623+2.4291:37.41141
169Bruno SennaSENBrazilRenaultPirelli531:32:06.055+1:12.628+6.0051:38.40742
1711Rubens BarrichelloBARBrazilWilliams CosworthPirelli531:32:07.618+1:14.191+1.5631:39.08053
1820Heikki KovalainenKOVFinlandLotus RenaultPirelli531:32:21.251+1:27.824+13.6331:39.29750
1921Jarno TrulliTRUItalyLotus RenaultPirelli531:32:29.567+1:36.140+8.3161:39.56149
2024Timo GlockGLOGermanyVirgin CosworthPirelli512 laps2 laps1:41.70446
2125Jerome d'AmbrosioDAMBelgiumVirgin CosworthPirelli512 laps1:41.79445
2222Daniel RicciardoRICAustraliaHRT CosworthPirelli512 laps1:41.43749
2323Vitantonio LiuzziLIUItalyHRT CosworthPirelli503 laps1 lap1:42.40937
DNF18Sébastien BuemiBUESwitzerlandToro Rosso FerrariPirelli111:42.1076