Sebastian Vettel won the Singapore Grand Prix 2012

He started from pole Lewis Hamilton failed to bring it to victory in the Singapore Grand Prix in 2012, though for a long time in the lead, but once again summed up the technique. In the last race because of problems with gasoline pump came his teammate Jenson Button and Lewis’s car has a problem with the gearbox. This took full advantage of Vettel, came out from the start to the second, and then turned out to be a leader. Two-time world champion and won the race – for the second time in Singapore for the second time this season. This victory allowed Vettel to take the second place in the standings. Because of the two safety car drivers failed to two hours to overcome the position REMOTE 61 in a circle, the checkered flag was thrown out at the end of the time limit. And a second line crossed Jenson Button, and the third – Fernando Alonso. The Spaniard continues to lead in the standings, ahead of nearest rival by 29 points in six races before the end of the championship. At a high fourth place finish Paul di Resta in the Force India, ahead of Nico Rosberg (5th place) and two pilots Lotus of Kimi Raikkonen (6th place) and the Novel (7th place). In the second third of the distance novel was ahead of Kimi, but the management team gave the order to skip ahead of the Finn. Raikkonen is now the third in the championship and has chances for the title. Great race held in Singapore Felipe Massa. The Brazilian was forced to call in the pits after the first lap that dropped him far back. But the Ferrari driver did not give up, fighting, overtaking throughout the race that bore fruit. The eighth place finish in this situation can be called a very good result. Rounded out the top ten, Daniel Riccardo (9th) in the Toro Rosso and Sergio Perez (10th place) in the Sauber. Although originally crossed the line tenth of Mark Webber, but after the finish of the race management has punished his 20-second addition of the result for overtaking Kamui Kobayashi with the departure of all four wheels off the track. Because of this, Mark fell back to 11th place. Alas, retirements over started the second race for Pastor Maldonado. Venezuelan somewhat cautious, he rolled away from the start in fourth place, but was kept pace leaders and claimed the big points. Problems with the hydraulics on his Williams was not allowed to take these points. On braking after the restart (the first time the safety car after the accident traveled HRT Narain Kartekyana) blocked the wheel of his car and Schumacher collided with the car, Jean Eric. The accident led to the gathering of two cars and the next safety car. There were no problems and Vitaly Petrov. And after such an early pit stop forced break Acne as did Massa, failed. Finished twelfth Timo Glock Marussia managed to bring the team to line up in the constructors’ championship, ahead of Caterham. The next race will be held in two weeks – it will be the Japanese Grand Prix in 2012 at the legendary Suzuka circuit.

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