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Italy 2012 - Starting grid // Gearbox related penalties, plus a couple of drops for Maldonado

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Just two drivers fall down the order this week, with Paul di Resta's Force India car facing a gearbox change. Pastor Maldonado is the big loser this week with two five place drops putting him almost at the very back of the grid.

PositionDriverTeamTimeLaps
1Lewis HamiltonVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:24.01015
2Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:24.13315
3Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:24.24716
4Michael SchumacherMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:24.54014
5Sebastian VettelRed Bull Racing1:24.80222
6Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:24.83315
7Kimi RäikkönenLotus F1 Team1:24.85518
8Kamui KobayashiSauber F1 Team1:25.10918
9Paul di RestaSahara Force India F1 Team1:24.30417
10Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:25.67816
11Mark WebberRed Bull Racing1:24.80921
12Sergio PérezSauber F1 Team1:24.90114
13Bruno SennaWilliams F1 Team1:25.04216
14Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:25.31220
15Jérôme d'AmbrosioLotus F1 Team1:25.40819
16Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:25.44118
17Heikki KovalainenCaterham F1 Team1:26.38211
18Vitaly PetrovCaterham F1 Team1:26.88711
19Timo GlockMarussia F1 Team1:27.03910
20Charles PicMarussia F1 Team1:27.0739
21Narain KarthikeyanHRT Formula 1 Team1:27.4419
22Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F1 Team1:24.82017
23Pedro de la RosaHRT Formula 1 Team1:27.62910
24Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 TeamNo time2
  • 5 places. Paul di Resta - The Driver did not use the gearbox for five consecutive Events.
  • 5 places. Pastor Maldonado - Jumping the start at the Belgian Grand Prix.
  • 5 places. Pastor Maldonado - Causing an avoidable accident during the Belgian Grand Prix.

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