2012 India Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the New Delhi circuit. Full information

2012 India Grand Prix poster

2012 India Grand Prix poster

2012 India Grand Prix

2012 India Grand Prix is 875th Formula 1 race. Passed at the New Delhi circuit. Sebastian Vettel won the pole position and this race. Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 60 laps (307 km).

Previous race: 2012 South Korea Grand Prix
Next race: 2012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Race Start: 28th October 2012

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2012 India Grand Prix

34th victory for the Red Bull team
26th victory for the Sebastian Vettel
44th podium for the Sebastian Vettel
83rd podium for the Fernando Alonso
34th podium for the Mark Webber

Sebastian Vettel - Winner of the 2012 India Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel - Winner of the 2012 India Grand Prix

2012 India Grand Prix

2012 India Grand Prix

Red Bull RB8 - 2012 India Grand Prix winner

Red Bull RB8 #1 - 2012 India Grand Prix winner

2012 India Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull RB8, #1 25.00  1h 31m 10.744s  ( 202.184 km/h ) 60 Red Bull Racing
2 Fernando Alonso Ferrari F2012, #5 18.00  1h 31m 20.181s  ( +09.437s ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari
3 Mark Webber Red Bull RB8, #2 15.00  1h 31m 23.961s  ( +13.217s ) 60 Red Bull Racing
4 Lewis Hamilton McLaren MP4-27, #4 12.00  1h 31m 24.653s  ( +13.909s ) 60 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
5 Jenson Button McLaren MP4-27, #3 10.00  1h 31m 37.010s  ( +26.266s ) 60 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
6 Felipe Massa Ferrari F2012, #6 8.00  1h 31m 55.418s  ( +44.674s ) 60 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Kimi Raikkonen Lotus E20, #9 6.00  1h 31m 55.971s  ( +45.227s ) 60 Lotus F1 Team
8 Nico Hulkenberg Force India VJM05, #12 4.00  1h 32m 05.742s  ( +54.998s ) 60 Sahara Force India F1 Team
9 Romain Grosjean Lotus E20, #10 2.00  1h 32m 06.847s  ( +56.103s ) 60 Lotus F1 Team
10 Bruno Senna Williams FW34, #19 1.00  1h 32m 25.719s  ( +1m 14.975s ) 60 Williams F1 Team
11 Nico Rosberg Mercedes-Benz F1 W03, #8 0  1h 32m 32.438s  ( +1m 21.694s ) 60 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
12 Paul Di Resta Force India VJM05, #11 0  1h 32m 33.559s  ( +1m 22.815s ) 60 Sahara Force India F1 Team
13 Daniel Ricciardo Toro Rosso STR7, #16 0  1h 32m 36.808s  ( +1m 26.064s ) 60 Scuderia Toro Rosso
14 Kamui Kobayashi Sauber C31, #14 0  1h 32m 37.239s  ( +1m 26.495s ) 60 Sauber F1 Team
15 Jean-Éric Vergne Toro Rosso STR7, #17 0   59 Scuderia Toro Rosso
16 Pastor Maldonado Williams FW34, #18 0   59 Williams F1 Team
17 Vitaly Petrov Caterham CT01, #21 0   59 Caterham F1 Team
18 Heikki Kovalainen Caterham CT01, #20 0   59 Caterham F1 Team
19 Charles Pic Marussia MR01, #25 0   59 Marussia F1 Team
20 Timo Glock Marussia MR01, #24 0   58 Marussia F1 Team
21 Narain Karthikeyan HRT F112, #23 0   58 HRT F1 Team
22 Michael Schumacher Mercedes-Benz F1 W03, #7 0  Gearbox 55 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
ab Pedro De La Rosa HRT F112, #22 0  Brakes 42 HRT F1 Team
ab Sergio Perez Sauber C31, #15 0  Puncture 20 Sauber F1 Team

Qualifying Results for the 2012 India Grand Prix on the New Delhi circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull RB8, #1 1'25''283 Red Bull Racing
2 Mark Webber Red Bull RB8, #2 1'25''327 Red Bull Racing
3 Lewis Hamilton McLaren MP4-27, #4 1'25''544 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
4 Jenson Button McLaren MP4-27, #3 1'25''659 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
5 Fernando Alonso Ferrari F2012, #5 1'25''773 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Felipe Massa Ferrari F2012, #6 1'25''857 Scuderia Ferrari
7 Kimi Raikkonen Lotus E20, #9 1'26''236 Lotus F1 Team
8 Sergio Perez Sauber C31, #15 1'26''360 Sauber F1 Team
9 Pastor Maldonado Williams FW34, #18 1'26''713 Williams F1 Team
10 Nico Rosberg Mercedes-Benz F1 W03, #8 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
11 Romain Grosjean Lotus E20, #10 1'26''136 Lotus F1 Team
12 Nico Hulkenberg Force India VJM05, #12 1'26''241 Sahara Force India F1 Team
13 Bruno Senna Williams FW34, #19 1'26''331 Williams F1 Team
14 Michael Schumacher Mercedes-Benz F1 W03, #7 1'26''574 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
15 Daniel Ricciardo Toro Rosso STR7, #16 1'26''777 Scuderia Toro Rosso
16 Paul Di Resta Force India VJM05, #11 1'26''989 Sahara Force India F1 Team
17 Kamui Kobayashi Sauber C31, #14 1'27''219 Sauber F1 Team
18 Jean-Éric Vergne Toro Rosso STR7, #17 1'27''525 Scuderia Toro Rosso
19 Vitaly Petrov Caterham CT01, #21 1'28''756 Caterham F1 Team
20 Heikki Kovalainen Caterham CT01, #20 1'29''500 Caterham F1 Team
21 Timo Glock Marussia MR01, #24 1'29''613 Marussia F1 Team
22 Pedro De La Rosa HRT F112, #22 1'30''592 HRT F1 Team
23 Narain Karthikeyan HRT F112, #23 1'30''593 HRT F1 Team
24 Charles Pic Marussia MR01, #25 1'30''662 Marussia F1 Team

List of all cars for the 2012 India Grand Prix on the New Delhi circuit

Red Bull RB8

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

McLaren MP4-27

Mercedes FO 108Z V8 2.4

Ferrari F2012

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

Mercedes-Benz F1 W03

Mercedes FO 108Z V8 2.4

Lotus E20

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

Force India VJM05

Mercedes FO 108Z V8 2.4

Sauber C31

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

Toro Rosso STR7

Ferrari 056 V8 2.4

Williams FW34

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

Caterham CT01

Renault RS27-2012 V8 2.4

HRT F112

Cosworth CA2012 V8 2.4

Marussia MR01

Cosworth CA2012 V8 2.4