2012 F1 race data articles on F1 Fanatic archive

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.

2012 Brazilian Grand Prix fastest laps

Nico Hulkenberg wasn’t the only driver who impressed with his speed in the wet conditions – Jean-Eric Vergne did as well.

2012 Brazilian Grand Prix tyre strategies and pit stops

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.

2012 United States Grand Prix fastest laps 19th November 2012, 13:15

Unusually, Felipe Massa was the quicker of the two Ferraris at the Circuit of the Americas and matched Sebastian Vettel’s lap times at the end of the race.

2012 United States Grand Prix lap charts

Spins proved costly for Romain Grosjean and Paul di Resta, but the Lotus driver made it back into the points.

2012 United States GP tyre strategies and pit stops

Almost every driver pitted just once in the United States Grand Prix but Mercedes leant towards a two-stopper which cost them dearly.

2012 Abu Dhabi GP tyre strategies and pit stops 5th November 2012, 10:45

Did Ferrari and Red Bull use Felipe Massa and Mark Webber tactically to help their team mates in the drivers’ championship?

2012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix lap charts

Sebastian Vettel avoided a penalty during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix by allowing Romain Grosjean to re-pass him after going off the track.

2012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix fastest laps

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest lap of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and had much higher straight-line speed thanks to the changes made to his car.

2012 Indian Grand Prix lap charts 28th October 2012, 18:00

Mark Webber wasn’t the only driver to lose time and places because of a KERS failure – Heikki Kovalainen did too.