FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2012 Round 03 China

The 2012 Chinese Grand Prix was Round 3 of the 2012 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Shanghai, China on Sunday, 15 April 2012. Nico Rosberg started on pole position for Mercedes and was the race winner.

2012 Formula 1 UBS Chinese Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverAbbreviationNationalityTeamTyreLapsRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapPoints
18Nico RosbergROSGermanyMercedesPirelli561:36:26.929--25
23Jenson ButtonBUTGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesPirelli561:36:47.555+20.626+20.62618
34Lewis HamiltonHAMGreat BritainMcLaren MercedesPirelli561:36:52.941+26.012+5.38615
42Mark WebberWEBAustraliaRed Bull RenaultPirelli561:36:54.853+27.924+1.91212
51Sebastian VettelVETGermanyRed Bull RenaultPirelli561:36:57.412+30.483+2.55910
610Romain GrosjeanGROFranceLotus RenaultPirelli561:36:58.420+31.491+1.0088
719Bruno SennaSENBrazilWilliams RenaultPirelli561:37:01.526+34.597+3.1066
818Pastor MaldonadoMALVenezuelaWilliams RenaultPirelli561:37:02.572+35.643+1.0464
95Fernando AlonsoALOSpainFerrariPirelli561:37:04.185+37.256+1.6132
1014Kamui KobayashiKOBJapanSauber FerrariPirelli561:37:05.649+38.720+1.4641:39.9601
1115Sergio PérezPERMexicoSauber FerrariPirelli561:37:07.995+41.066+2.346
1211Paul di RestaDIRGreat BritainForce India MercedesPirelli561:37:09.202+42.273+1.207
136Felipe MassaMASBrazilFerrariPirelli561:37:09.708+42.779+0.506
149Kimi RäikkönenRAIFinlandLotus RenaultPirelli561:37:17.502+50.573+7.794
1512Nico HülkenbergHULGermanyForce India MercedesPirelli561:37:18.142+51.213+0.640
1617Jean-Eric VergneVERFranceToro Rosso FerrariPirelli561:37:18.685+51.756+0.543
1716Daniel RicciardoRICAustraliaToro Rosso FerrariPirelli561:37:30.085+1:03.156+11.400
1821Vitaly PetrovPETRussiaCaterham RenaultPirelli551 lap1 lap
1924Timo GlockGLOGermanyMarussia CosworthPirelli551 lap
2025Charles PicPICFranceMarussia CosworthPirelli551 lap
2122Pedro de la RosaDLRSpainHRT CosworthPirelli551 lap
2223Narain KarthikeyanKARIndiaHRT CosworthPirelli542 laps1 lap
2320Heikki KovalainenKOVFinlandCaterham RenaultPirelli533 laps1 lap
DNF7Michael SchumacherMSCGermanyMercedesPirelli12