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F1 Indian GP Race Results

Sebastian Vettel won the inaugural Indian Grand Prix beating second place Jenson Button by 8.4 seconds and third place Fernando Alonso by 24.3 seconds.

Sebastian Vettel won the inaugural Indian Grand Prix beating second place Jenson Button by 8.4 seconds and third place Fernando Alonso by 24.3 seconds. Mark webber finished in fourth, followed by Michael schumacher in fifth, Nico Rosberg in sixth, Lewis Hamilton in seventh, Jaime Alguersuari in eighth, Adrian Sutil in ninth and Sergio Perez in tenth.

Jenson Button moved up to second in the first lap, overtaking Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber. Lewis Hamilton who started fifth on the track after a three place grid penalty for failing to slow down for waved yellow flags in Friday mornings practice session, dropped behind Felipe Massa’ Ferrari at the start, until Hamilton tried to pass the Brazilian on turn five but made contact after Massa turned in and left him no space, Massa received a drive-through penalty for the incident while Hamilton had to pit for a new front wing.

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time on the final lap of the race with a 1:27.2 and the German driver is now on 374 points.