Sebastian Vettel claims his first race of the 2012 F1 season after winning Bahrain GP ahead of Kimi Raikkonen. Lotus team has delivered amazing results as Kimi and his team mate Romain Grosjean came at second and third position. Mark Webber came fourth and previous race champion Nico Rosberg came fifth starting from same position on the grid.
Another impressive finish was by the Force India driver Paul di Resta who finished at sixth position. Force India use a two pit stop strategy for Paul. Fernando Alonso finished at seventh place. Lewis Hamilton finished at Eight place starting from P2 at grid due to bad pit stops. It was a bad day for Mclaren as Jensen Button retired due to engine failure. Felipe Massa at ninth position scored first two points of 2012 F1 season followed by Michael Schumacher at tenth place with one point.
Fastest lap of the race was produced by Sebastian Vettel at 1’36.379.
Bahrain Grand Prix results