De la Rosa sent to the back of the grid

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Pedro de la Rosa will start the race from last place on the grid after becoming the fifth driver to take a grid penalty.

He was handed a five-place penalty after changing to his ninth engine of the season. He is the first driver to exceed his allocation of eight engines.

Here is the revised grid:

Row 1 1. Mark Webber 1’45.778
Red Bull-Renault
2. Lewis Hamilton 1’45.863
McLaren-Mercedes
Row 2 3. Robert Kubica 1’46.100
Renault
4. Sebastian Vettel 1’46.127
Red Bull-Renault
Row 3 5. Jenson Button 1’46.206
McLaren-Mercedes
6. Felipe Massa 1’46.314
Ferrari
Row 4 7. Rubens Barrichello 1’46.602
Williams-Cosworth
8. Adrian Sutil 1’46.659
Force India-Mercedes
Row 5 9. Nico H???lkenberg 1’47.053
Williams-Cosworth
10. Fernando Alonso 1’47.441
Ferrari
Row 6 11. Jaime Alguersuari 1’48.267
Toro Rosso-Ferrari
12. Vitantonio Liuzzi 1’48.680
Force India-Mercedes
Row 7 13. Heikki Kovalainen 1’50.980
Lotus-Cosworth
14. Nico Rosberg 1’47.885
Mercedes
Row 8 15. Jarno Trulli 2’01.491
Lotus-Cosworth
16. Sebastien Buemi 1’49.209
Toro Rosso-Ferrari
Row 9 17. Kamui Kobayashi 2’02.284
Sauber-Ferrari
18. Bruno Senna 2’03.612
HRT-Cosworth
Row 10 19. Sakon Yamamoto 2’03.941
HRT-Cosworth
20. Timo Glock 1’52.049
Virgin-Cosworth
Row 11 21. Michael Schumacher 1’47.874
Mercedes
22. Lucas di Grassi 2’18.154
Virgin-Cosworth
Row 12 23. Vitaly Petrov
Renault
24. Pedro de la Rosa 2’05.294
Sauber-Ferrari

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