Grand Prix of Australia 2008

 


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Round 1, March 16, 2008, Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia.
 
Lap Distance: 5.303km / 3.295 miles
Race: 58 laps - 307.574km / 191.110 miles

 

Race Result

Placing

Driver

Country

Team

Tyres

Time

1 Lewis Hamilton Great-Britain McLaren - Mercedes 1h 34m 50.616s
2 Nick Heidfeld Germany BMW + 5.478s
3 Nico Rosberg Germany Williams - Toyota + 8.163s
4 Fernando Alonso Spain Renault + 17.181s
5 Heikki Kovalainen Finland McLaren - Mercedes + 18.014s
6 Kazuki Nakajima Japan Williams - Toyota + 1 Lap

Did not finish

Placing

Driver

Country

Team

Tyres

Time

7 Sebastien Bourdais France Scuderia Toro Rosso - Ferrari + 3 Laps
8 Kimi Räikkönen Finland Ferrari + 5 Laps (Engine)
9 Robert Kubica Poland BMW + 10 Laps (Accident)
10 Timo Glock Germany Toyota + 14 Laps (Accident)
11 Takuma Sato Japan Super Aguri - Honda + 27 Laps (Transmission)
12 Nelson Piquet Jr. Brazil Renault + 28 Laps (Accident damage)
13 Felipe Massa Brazil Ferrari + 29 Laps (Engine)
14 David Coulthard Great-Britain Red Bull - Renault + 33 Laps (Accident)
15 Jarno Trulli Italy Toyota + 38 Laps (Electrical)
16 Adrian Sutil Germany Force India-Ferrari + 49 Laps (Hydraulics)
17 Mark Webber Australia Red Bull - Renault + 57 Laps (Accident)
18 Jenson Button Great-Britain Honda + 57 Laps (Accident)
19 Anthony Davidson Great-Britain Super Aguri - Honda + 58 Laps (Accident)
20 Sebastian Vettel Germany Scuderia Toro Rosso - Ferrari + 58 Laps (Accident)
21 Giancarlo Fisichella Italy Force India-Ferrari + 58 Laps (Accident)
22 Rubens Barrichello Brazil Honda DSQ *

* jumped the right light at the end of the pitlane.

Current Standings

Drivers

Place Driver Team Points
1 Lewis Hamilton McLaren - Mercedes 10
2 Nick Heidfeld BMW 8
3 Nico Rosberg Williams - Toyota 6
4 Fernando Alonso Renault 5
5 Heikki Kovalainen McLaren - Mercedes 4
6 Kazuki Nakajima Williams - Toyota 3
7 Sebastien Bourdais Scuderia Toro Rosso - Ferrari 2
8 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1

Constructors

Place Team Points
1 McLaren - Mercedes 14
2 Williams - Toyota 9
3 BMW 8
4 Renault 5
5 Scuderia Toro Rosso - Ferrari 2
6 Ferrari 1

 

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