2012 China Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Shanghai circuit. Full information

2012 China Grand Prix poster

2012 China Grand Prix poster

2012 China Grand Prix

2012 China Grand Prix is 861st Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Shanghai circuit. Nico Rosberg won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 56 laps (305 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 2012 Malaysia Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2012 China Grand Prix

10th victory for the Mercedes team
1st victory for the Nico Rosberg
6th podium for the Nico Rosberg
45th podium for the Jenson Button
45th podium for the Lewis Hamilton

Nico Rosberg - Winner of the 2012 China Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg - Winner of the 2012 China Grand Prix

2012 China Grand Prix

2012 China Grand Prix

Mercedes F1 W03 - 2012 China Grand Prix winner

Mercedes F1 W03 - 2012 China Grand Prix winner

2012 China Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Nico Rosberg 25.00  1h 36m 26.929s  ( 189.779 km/h ) 56 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
2 Jenson Button 18.00  1h 36m 47.555s  ( +20.626s ) 56 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
3 Lewis Hamilton 15.00  1h 36m 52.941s  ( +26.012s ) 56 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
4 Mark Webber 12.00  1h 36m 54.853s  ( +27.924s ) 56 Red Bull Racing
5 Sebastian Vettel 10.00  1h 36m 57.412s  ( +30.483s ) 56 Red Bull Racing
6 Romain Grosjean 8.00  1h 36m 58.420s  ( +31.491s ) 56 Lotus F1 Team
7 Bruno Senna 6.00  1h 37m 01.526s  ( +34.597s ) 56 Williams F1 Team
8 Pastor Maldonado 4.00  1h 37m 02.572s  ( +35.643s ) 56 Williams F1 Team
9 Fernando Alonso 2.00  1h 37m 04.185s  ( +37.256s ) 56 Scuderia Ferrari
10 Kamui Kobayashi 1.00  1h 37m 05.649s  ( +38.720s ) 56 Sauber F1 Team
11 Sergio Perez 0  1h 37m 07.995s  ( +41.066s ) 56 Sauber F1 Team
12 Paul Di Resta 0  1h 37m 09.202s  ( +42.273s ) 56 Sahara Force India F1 Team
13 Felipe Massa 0  1h 37m 09.708s  ( +42.779s ) 56 Scuderia Ferrari
14 Kimi Raikkonen 0  1h 37m 17.502s  ( +50.573s ) 56 Lotus F1 Team
15 Nico Hulkenberg 0  1h 37m 18.142s  ( +51.213s ) 56 Sahara Force India F1 Team
16 Jean-Éric Vergne 0  1h 37m 18.685s  ( +51.756s ) 56 Scuderia Toro Rosso
17 Daniel Ricciardo 0  1h 37m 30.085s  ( +1m 03.156s ) 56 Scuderia Toro Rosso
18 Vitaly Petrov 0   55 Caterham F1 Team
19 Timo Glock 0   55 Marussia F1 Team
20 Charles Pic 0   55 Marussia F1 Team
21 Pedro De La Rosa 0   55 HRT F1 Team
22 Narain Karthikeyan 0   54 HRT F1 Team
23 Heikki Kovalainen 0   53 Caterham F1 Team
ab Michael Schumacher 0  Wheel 12 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team

List of all cars for the 2012 China Grand Prix on the Shanghai circuit

Marussia MR01

Cosworth CA2012 V8 2.4

Mercedes F1 W03

Mercedes FO 108Z V8 2.4

Toro Rosso STR7

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

HRT F112

Cosworth CA2012 V8 2.4

Ferrari F2012

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

Sauber C31

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

Caterham CT01

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

McLaren MP4-27

Mercedes FO 108Z V8 2.4

Force India VJM05

Mercedes FO 108Z V8 2.4

Red Bull RB8

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

Lotus E20

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

Williams FW34

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4