Australian Grand Prix 2012: Race result from Melbourne

Full race result from the season-opening Australian Open Grand Prix in Melbourne, where Jenson Button clinched victory

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
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Jenson Button sealed victory in Melbourne Photo: Courtesy of Vodafone McLaren Mercedes

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Australian Grand Prix 2012: Race result

1 Jenson Button (Gbr) McLaren 1hr 34mins 09.565secs

2 Sebastian Vettel (Ger) Red Bull 1:34:11.704

3 Lewis Hamilton (Gbr) McLaren 1:34:13.640

4 Mark Webber (Aus) Red Bull 1:34:14.112

5 Fernando Alonso (Spa) Ferrari 1:34:31.130

6 Kamui Kobayashi (Jpn) Sauber-Ferrari 1:34:46.331

7 Kimi Raikkonen (Fin) Lotus F1 Team 1:34:47.579

8 Sergio Perez (Mex) Sauber-Ferrari 1:34:49.023

9 Daniel Ricciardo (Aus) Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:34:49.121

10 Paul di Resta (Gbr) Force India 1:34:49.302

11 Jean-Eric Vergne (Fra) Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:34:49.413

12 Nico Rosberg (Ger) Mercedes GP 1:35:07.207

13 Pastor Maldonado (Ven) Williams at 1 Lap

14 Timo Glock (Ger) Marussia at 1 Lap

15 Charles Pic (Fra) Marussia at 5 Laps

Not Classified:

16 Bruno Senna (Bra) Williams 52 Laps completed

17 Felipe Massa (Bra) Ferrari 46 Laps completed

18 Heikki Kovalainen (Fin) Caterham 38 Laps completed

19 Vitaly Petrov (Rus) Caterham 34 Laps completed

20 Michael Schumacher (Ger) Mercedes GP 10 Laps completed

21 Romain Grosjean (Swi) Lotus F1 Team 1 Laps completed

22 Nico Hulkenberg (Ger) Force India 0 Laps completed

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