2016 Japanese Grand Prix: F1 Race Results, Winner & Report

Nico Rosberg wins!

Event: Japanese Grand Prix
Track: Suzuka Circuit

Weather: 19°C dry
Tarmac: 24°C dry
Humidity: 63%

Nico Rosberg won the 2016 Japanese Grand Prix. He scored his 23th F1 career victory. Nineteen years old Max Verstappen finished 2nd and Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton got 3rd after a very bad start. Hamilton had fight back from 8th place.

In the last laps he was fighting with Verstappen for 2nd. But Verstappen showed his racing skills again. At the chicane just before the main straight Hamilton attacked, but Verstappen blocked his attack and Hamilton had to go wide, because he couldn't make the corner any more. By finishing 1st and 3rd Mercedes won the 2016 F1 constructors champion today.

F1 classification 2016 Japanese GP

PNoDriverTeamTimeLapsGridPts
16Germany Nico Rosberg
Germany Mercedes01:26:43.33353
1
25
233Netherlands Max Verstappen
Austria Red Bull01:26:48.31153
3
18
344United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton
Germany Mercedes01:26:49.10953
2
15
45Germany Sebastian Vettel
Italy Ferrari01:27:03.60253
6
12
57Finland Kimi Räikkönen
Italy Ferrari01:27:11.70353
8
10
63Australia Daniel Ricciardo
Austria Red Bull01:27:17.27453
4
8
711Mexico Sergio Pérez
India Force India01:27:40.82853
5
6
827Germany Nico Hülkenberg
India Force India01:27:42.51053
9
4
919Brazil Felipe Massa
United Kingdom Williams01:28:21.09653
12
2
1077Finland Valtteri Bottas
United Kingdom Williams01:28:21.65653
11
1
118France Romain Grosjean
United States Haas01:28:22.58753
7
0
1230United Kingdom Jolyon Palmer
France Renault01:26:59.81152
16
0
1326Russian Federation Daniil Kvyat
Italy Toro Rosso01:27:05.85552
13
0
1420Denmark Kevin Magnussen
France Renault01:27:15.52252
17
0
159Sweden Marcus Ericsson
Switzerland Sauber01:27:16.27652
18
0
1614Spain Fernando Alonso
United Kingdom McLaren01:27:18.42452
15
0
1755Spain Carlos Sainz Jr.
Italy Toro Rosso01:27:19.30652
14
0
1822United Kingdom Jenson Button
United Kingdom McLaren01:27:22.77852
22
0
1912Brazil Felipe Nasr
Switzerland Sauber01:27:22.77852
19
0
2021Mexico Esteban Gutierrez
United States Haas01:27:34.65352
10
0
2131France Esteban Ocon
United Kingdom Manor01:27:36.78452
20
0
2294Germany Pascal Wehrlein
United Kingdom Manor01:27:56.64452
21
0
Fastest lap: 1:35.118 by Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari SF16-H) on lap 36, average lap speed 219.781 km/h.


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