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2012 Chinese Grand Prix (Rd 3, April 13th-15th)

2012 Chinese Grand Prix (Round 3, Free Practice 1)
Pos Driver Team Time Laps 
 1.  Lewis Hamilton        McLaren-Mercedes      1m37.106              7 
 2.  Nico Rosberg          Mercedes              1m38.116s  + 1.010   14 
 3.  Michael Schumacher    Mercedes              1m38.316s  + 1.210   14 
 4.  Sergio Perez          Sauber-Ferrari        1m38.584s  + 1.478   13 
 5.  Kamui Kobayashi       Sauber-Ferrari        1m38.911s  + 1.805   12 
 6.  Mark Webber           Red Bull-Renault      1m38.977s  + 1.871   15 
 7.  Sebastian Vettel      Red Bull-Renault      1m39.198s  + 2.092   12 
 8.  Jenson Button         McLaren-Mercedes      1m39.199s  + 2.093    6 
 9.  Daniel Ricciardo      Toro Rosso-Ferrari    1m39.748s  + 2.642   16 
10.  Jean-Eric Vergne      Toro Rosso-Ferrari    1m39.768s  + 2.662   14 
11.  Fernando Alonso       Ferrari               1m40.056s  + 2.950   14 
12.  Felipe Massa          Ferrari               1m40.153s  + 3.047   14 
13.  Valtteri Bottas       Williams-Renault      1m40.298s  + 3.192    8 
14.  Nico Hulkenberg       Force India-Mercedes  1m40.328s  + 3.222   13 
15.  Pastor Maldonado      Williams-Renault      1m40.540s  + 3.434   12 
16.  Heikki Kovalainen     Caterham-Renault      1m41.071s  + 3.965   14 
17.  Romain Grosjean       Lotus-Renault         1m41.204s  + 4.098   14 
18.  Timo Glock            Marussia-Cosworth     1m42.330s  + 5.224   14 
19.  Giedo van der Garde   Caterham-Renault      1m42.521s  + 5.415   11
20.  Jules Bianchi         Force India-Mercedes  1m44.118s  + 7.012    8 
21.  Pedro de la Rosa      HRT-Cosworth          1m44.227s  + 7.121   10 
22.  Charles Pic           Marussia-Cosworth     1m44.500s  + 7.394   15 
23.  Narain Karthikeyan    HRT-Cosworth          1m47.204s  + 10.098  12 
24.  Kimi Raikkonen        Lotus-Renault         1m50.465s  + 13.359  11
2012 Chinese Grand Prix (Round 3, Free Practice 2)
Pos Driver Team Time Laps 
 1.  Michael Schumacher    Mercedes               1m35.973             32 
 2.  Lewis Hamilton        McLaren-Mercedes       1m36.145s  + 0.172   29 
 3.  Sebastian Vettel      Red Bull-Renault       1m36.160s  + 0.187   26 
 4.  Mark Webber           Red Bull-Renault       1m36.433s  + 0.460   23 
 5.  Nico Rosberg          Mercedes               1m36.617s  + 0.644   30 
 6.  Jenson Button         McLaren-Mercedes       1m36.711s  + 0.738   27 
 7.  Kamui Kobayashi       Sauber-Ferrari         1m36.956s  + 0.983   28 
 8.  Paul di Resta         Force India-Mercedes   1m36.966s  + 0.993   30 
 9.  Nico Hulkenberg       Force India-Mercedes   1m37.191s  + 1.218   30 
10.  Fernando Alonso       Ferrari                1m37.316s  + 1.343   32 
11.  Sergio Perez          Sauber-Ferrari         1m37.417s  + 1.444   22 
12.  Daniel Ricciardo      Toro Rosso-Ferrari     1m37.616s  + 1.643   33 
13.  Kimi Raikkonen        Lotus-Renault          1m37.836s  + 1.863   30 
14.  Jean-Eric Vergne      Toro Rosso-Ferrari     1m37.930s  + 1.957   31 
15.  Romain Grosjean       Lotus-Renault          1m37.972s  + 1.999   25 
16.  Pastor Maldonado      Williams-Renault       1m38.176s  + 2.203   34 
17.  Felipe Massa          Ferrari                1m38.293s  + 2.320   30 
18.  Bruno Senna           Williams-Renault       1m38.783s  + 2.810   37 
19.  Heikki Kovalainen     Caterham-Renault       1m38.990s  + 3.017   36 
20.  Vitaly Petrov         Caterham-Renault       1m39.346s  + 3.373   19 
21.  Timo Glock            Marussia-Cosworth      1m39.651s  + 3.678   15 
22.  Pedro de la Rosa      HRT-Cosworth           1m40.343s  + 4.370   24 
23.  Charles Pic           Marussia-Cosworth      1m40.753s  + 4.780   30 
24.  Narain Karthikeyan    HRT-Cosworth           1m41.125s  + 5.162   26
2012 Chinese Grand Prix (Rd 3, Free Practice 3)
Pos Driver Team Time Laps 
 1.  Lewis Hamilton        McLaren-Mercedes       1m35.940s            13 
 2.  Jenson Button         McLaren-Mercedes       1m36.093s  + 0.123   12 
 3.  Nico Rosberg          Mercedes               1m36.389s  + 0.449   16 
 4.  Michael Schumacher    Mercedes               1m36.512s  + 0.572   17 
 5.  Mark Webber           Red Bull-Renault       1m36.635s  + 0.695   16 
 6.  Pastor Maldonado      Williams-Renault       1m36.765s  + 0.825   17 
 7.  Sergio Perez          Sauber-Ferrari         1m36.781s  + 0.841   19 
 8.  Kamui Kobayashi       Sauber-Ferrari         1m36.880s  + 0.940   17 
 9.  Sebastian Vettel      Red Bull-Renault       1m37.039s  + 1.099   15 
10.  Kimi Raikkonen        Lotus-Renault          1m37.061s  + 1.121   17 
11.  Nico Hulkenberg       Force India-Mercedes   1m37.237s  + 1.297   16 
12.  Romain Grosjean       Lotus-Renault          1m37.274s  + 1.334   19 
13.  Paul di Resta         Force India-Mercedes   1m37.288s  + 1.348   16 
14.  Bruno Senna           Williams-Renault       1m37.425s  + 1.485   14 
15.  Fernando Alonso       Ferrari                1m37.465s  + 1.525   12 
16.  Jean-Eric Vergne      Toro Rosso-Ferrari     1m37.493s  + 1.553   13
17.  Daniel Ricciardo      Toro Rosso-Ferrari     1m37.628s  + 1.688   14 
18.  Felipe Massa          Ferrari                1m37.831s  + 1.891   14 
19.  Vitaly Petrov         Caterham-Renault       1m38.701s  + 2.761   19 
20.  Heikki Kovalainen     Caterham-Renault       1m39.198s  + 3.258   19 
21.  Timo Glock            Marussia-Cosworth      1m39.796s  + 3.856   18 
22.  Charles Pic           Marussia-Cosworth      1m40.048s  + 4.108   17 
23.  Narain Karthikeyan    HRT-Cosworth           1m41.263s  + 5.323   14 
24.  Pedro de la Rosa      HRT-Cosworth           1m41.499s  + 5.559   18
2012 Chinese Grand Prix (Rd 3, Qualifying)
Pos Driver Team Time Gap   
 1.  Nico Rosberg          Mercedes             1m35.121s         
 3.  Michael Schumacher    Mercedes             1m35.691s  + 0.570
 4.  Kamui Kobayashi       Sauber-Ferrari       1m35.784s  + 0.663
 5.  Kimi Raikkonen        Lotus-Renault        1m35.898s  + 0.777
 6.  Jenson Button         McLaren-Mercedes     1m36.191s  + 1.070
 7.  Mark Webber           Red Bull-Renault     1m36.290s  + 1.169
 2.  Lewis Hamilton        McLaren-Mercedes     1m35.626s  + 0.505*
 8.  Sergio Perez          Sauber-Ferrari       1m36.524s  + 1.403
 9.  Fernando Alonso       Ferrari              1m36.622s  + 1.501
10.  Romain Grosjean       Lotus-Renault        No time 
Q2 cut-off time: 1m35.831s Gap to Q2 fastest 
11.  Sebastian Vettel      Red Bull-Renault     1m36.031s  + 0.331 
12.  Felipe Massa          Ferrari              1m36.255s  + 0.555 
13.  Pastor Maldonado      Williams-Renault     1m36.283s  + 0.583 
14.  Bruno Senna           Williams-Renault     1m36.289s  + 0.589 
15.  Paul di Resta         Force India-Mercedes 1m36.317s  + 0.617 
16.  Nico Hulkenberg       Force India-Mercedes 1m36.745s  + 1.045 
17.  Daniel Ricciardo      Toro Rosso-Ferrari   1m36.956s  + 1.256 
Q1 cut-off time: 1m36.933s Gap to Q1 fastest 
18.  Jean-Eric Vergne      Toro Rosso-Ferrari   1m37.714s  + 1.516 
19.  Heikki Kovalainen     Caterham-Renault     1m38.463s  + 2.265 
20.  Vitaly Petrov         Caterham-Renault     1m38.677s  + 2.479 
21.  Timo Glock            Marussia-Cosworth    1m39.282s  + 3.084 
22.  Charles Pic           Marussia-Cosworth    1m39.717s  + 3.519 
23.  Pedro de la Rosa      HRT-Cosworth         1m40.411s  + 4.213 
24.  Narain Karthikeyan    HRT-Cosworth         1m41.000s  + 4.802
107% time: 1m42.931s
*5-place grid penalty for gearbox change
2012 Chinese Grand Prix (Rd 3, 56 laps)
Pos  Driver        Team                       Time
 1.  Rosberg       Mercedes                   1h36:26.929
 2.  Button        McLaren-Mercedes           +    20.626
 3.  Hamilton      McLaren-Mercedes           +    26.012
 4.  Webber        Red Bull-Renault           +    27.924
 5.  Vettel        Red Bull-Renault           +    30.483
 6.  Grosjean      Lotus-Renault              +    31.491
 7.  Senna         Williams-Renault           +    34.597
 8.  Maldonado     Williams-Renault           +    35.643
 9.  Alonso        Ferrari                    +    37.256
10.  Kobayashi     Sauber-Ferrari             +    38.720
11.  Perez         Sauber-Ferrari             +    41.066
12.  Di Resta      Force India-Mercedes       +    42.273
13.  Massa         Ferrari                    +    42.700
14.  Raikkonen     Lotus-Renault              +    50.500
15.  Hulkenberg    Force India-Mercedes       +    51.200
16.  Vergne        Toro Rosso-Ferrari         +    51.700
17.  Ricciardo     Toro Rosso-Ferrari         +  1:03.100
18.  Petrov        Caterham-Renault           +     1 lap
19.  Glock         Marussia-Cosworth          +     1 lap
20.  Pic           Marussia-Cosworth          +     1 lap
21.  De la Rosa    HRT-Cosworth               +     1 lap
22.  Karthikeyan   HRT-Cosworth               +    2 laps
23.  Kovalainen    Caterham-Renault           +    3 laps
Retirements:
     Schumacher    Mercedes                       16 laps
Fastest lap:
     Kobayashi     Sauber                        1:39.960
2012 Drivers' championship (Rd 3)        
 1.  Hamilton      45       
 2.  Button        43       
 3.  Alonso        37   
 4.  Webber        36     
 5.  Vettel        28      
 6.  Rosberg       25   
 7.  Perez         22    
 8.  Raikkonen     16     
 9.  Senna         14    
10.  Kobayashi      9       
11.  Grosjean       8       
12.  Di Resta       7       
13.  Vergne         4       
14.  Maldonado      4       
15.  Ricciardo      2       
16.  Hulkenberg     2       
17.  Schumacher     1

2012 Constructors' Championship (Rd 3)
 1.  McLaren-Mercedes           88
 2.  Red Bull-Renault           64
 3.  Ferrari                    37
 4.  Sauber-Ferrari             31
 5.  Mercedes                   26
 6.  Lotus-Renault              24
 7.  Williams-Renault           18
 8.  Force India-Mercedes        9
 9.  Toro Rosso-Ferrari          6
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