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2012 Brazilian Grand Prix lap charts 26th November 2012, 10:45
Fernando Alonso was in position to win the world championship at two different points during the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Nico Hulkenberg wasn’t the only driver who impressed with his speed in the wet conditions – Jean-Eric Vergne did as well.
Sebastian Vettel’s championship hopes were almost wrecked when a fault on his radio led to him making a slow extra pit stop late in the race.
In the round-up: Hamilton unhappy with Hulkenberg • Alonso questions Vettel’s Japan reprimand • Button on “toughest race”
Vettel proud Red Bull not distracted by “dirty tricks” 25th November 2012, 23:09
Sebastian Vettel praised his team after winning the drivers’ championship in Brazil and said he was happy they had not been distracted by “dirty tricks” during the year.
Pictures from an intense and action-packed Brazilian Grand Prix which saw Jenson Button claim victory and Sebastian Vettel win his third drivers’ championship title.
“Fernando ended where he did having effectively only taken part in 18 of the 20 races. The few hundred metres he covered in Spa and then Suzuka lays heavy like a rock.”
Fernando Alonso says this year proves he can win the championship with a slower car.
Jenson Button won a stunning Brazilian Grand Prix in which the championship outcome was in doubt until the end, when Sebastian Vettel finally clinched the title.
Sebastian Vettel won the drivers’ championship by three points and Ferrari beat McLaren to second in the constructors’.