index 2003

updated February 27, 2006

GP Australia 2003

Albert Park - March 9

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Result of GP Australia 2003
after 58 laps, 307.574km
  1. David Coulthard West McLaren Mercedes Michelin 1:34:42.124 194.868 Km/h
  2. Juan Pablo Montoya WilliamsF1 BMW Michelin +8.675
  3. Kimi Räikkönen West McLaren Mercedes Michelin +9.192
  4. Michael Schumacher Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Bridgestone +9.482
  5. Jarno Trulli Mild Seven RenaultF1 Michelin +38.801
  6. Heinz-Harald Frentzen Sauber Petronas Bridgestone +43.928
  7. Fernando Alonso Mild Seven RenaultF1 Michelin +45.074
  8. Ralf Schumacher WilliamsF1 BMW Michelin +45.745
  9. Jacques Villeneuve Lucky Strike BAR Honda  Bridgestone +65.536
10. Jenson Button Lucky Strike BAR Honda  Bridgestone +65.974
11. Jos Verstappen European Minardi Cosworth Bridgestone + 1 lap
12. Giancarlo Fisichella Jordan Ford Bridgestone + 6 laps (DNF)
13. Antonio Pizzonia Jaguar Racing Cosworth Michelin + 6 laps (DNF)
Not finished:
 Olivier Panis Panasonic Toyota Racing Michelin lap 32 fuel pressure
 Nick Heidfeld Sauber Petronas Bridgestone lap 21 suspension
 Justin Wilson European Minardi Cosworth Bridgestone lap 17 radiator
 Mark Webber Jaguar Racing Cosworth Michelin lap 16 suspension
 Cristiano da Matta Panasonic Toyota Racing Michelin lap 8 spin
 Ralph Firman Jordan Ford Bridgestone lap 7 accident
 Rubens Barrichello Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Bridgestone lap 6 accident
 Fastest Race Lap: Kimi Räikkönen - McLaren MP4/17D  1:27.724 on lap 32 217.623 km/h
Cloudy and damp initially, then dry   air 17-23°, track 18-26°

source: © 2003 Formula One Administration Ltd, 6 Princes Gate, London, SW7 1QJ, England.

 

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Qualifying 2 GP Australia 2003
saturday

  1. Michael Schumacher

Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro

Bridgestone

1:27.173 218.999 Km/h

  2. Rubens Barrichello

Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro

Bridgestone

1:27.418   +0.245

  3. Juan Pablo Montoya

WilliamsF1 BMW

Michelin

1:28.101   +0.928

  4. Heinz-Harald Frentzen

Sauber Petronas

Bridgestone

1:28.274   +1.101 

  5. Olivier Panis

Panasonic Toyota Racing

Michelin

1:28.288   +1.115

  6. Jacques Villeneuve

Lucky Strike BAR Honda

Bridgestone

1:28.420   +1.247

  7. Nick Heidfeld

Sauber Petronas

Bridgestone

1:28.464   +1.291

  8. Jenson Button

Lucky Strike BAR Honda

Bridgestone

1:28.682   +1.509

  9. Ralf Schumacher

WilliamsF1 BMW

Michelin

1:28.830   +1.657

10. Fernando Alonso

Mild Seven RenaultF1

Michelin

1:28.928   +1.755

11. David Coulthard

West McLaren Mercedes

Michelin

1:29.105   +1.932

12. Jarno Trulli

Mild Seven RenaultF1

Michelin

1:29.136   +1.963

13. Giancarlo Fisichella

Jordan Ford

Bridgestone

1:29.344   +2.171

14. Mark Webber

Jaguar Racing Cosworth

Michelin

1:29.367   +2.194

15. Kimi Räikkönen

West McLaren Mercedes

Michelin

1:29.470   +2.297

16. Cristiano da Matta

Panasonic Toyota Racing

Michelin

1:29.538   +2.365

17. Ralph Firman

Jordan Ford

Bridgestone

1:24.385   +3.176

18. Antonio Pizzonia

Jaguar Racing Cosworth

Michelin

1:31.723   +4.069

19. Jos Verstappen

European Minardi Cosworth

Bridgestone

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20. Justin Wilson

European Minardi Cosworth

Bridgestone

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107% time = 1'33"275   * = Laptime outside 107% time
Verstappen and Wilson will start although they didn't qualify

cloudy but warm     air 18-20°, track 27-30°

source: © 2003 Formula One Administration Ltd, 6 Princes Gate, London, SW7 1QJ, England.

 

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Qualifying 1 GP Australia 2003
friday

  1. Rubens Barrichello Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Bridgestone 1:26.372
  2. Kimi Räikkönen West McLaren Mercedes Michelin 1:26.551   +0.179
  3. Jacques Villeneuve Lucky Strike BAR Honda Bridgestone 1:26.832   +0.460
  4. Michael Schumacher Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Bridgestone 1:27.103   +0.731
  5. Jenson Button Lucky Strike BAR Honda Bridgestone 1:27.159   +0.787
  6. David Coulthard West McLaren Mercedes Michelin 1:27.242   +0.870
  7. Fernando Alonso Mild Seven RenaultF1 Michelin 1:27.255   +0.883
  8. Olivier Panis Panasonic Toyota Racing Michelin 1:27.352   +0.980
  9. Jarno Trulli Mild Seven RenaultF1 Michelin 1:27.411   +1.039
10. Juan Pablo Montoya WilliamsF1 BMW Michelin 1:27.450   +1.078
11. Cristiano da Matta Panasonic Toyota Racing Michelin 1:27.478   +1.106
12. Nick Heidfeld Sauber Petronas Bridgestone 1:27.510   +1.138
13. Heinz-Harald Frentzen Sauber Petronas Bridgestone 1:27.563   +1.191
14. Giancarlo Fisichella Jordan Ford Bridgestone 1:27.633   +1.261
15. Mark Webber Jaguar Racing Cosworth Michelin 1:27.675   +1.303
16. Ralf Schumacher WilliamsF1 BMW Michelin 1:28.266   +1.894
17. Ralph Firman Jordan Ford Bridgestone 1:29.977   +3.605
18. Jos Verstappen European Minardi Cosworth Bridgestone 1:30.053   +3.681
19. Antonio Pizzonia Jaguar Racing Cosworth Michelin 1:30.092   +3.720
20. Justin Wilson European Minardi Cosworth Bridgestone 1:30.479   +4.107
cloudy but hot   air 23/26°, track 30/36°

source: © 2003 Formula One Administration Ltd, 6 Princes Gate, London, SW7 1QJ, England.

 

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Circuit Albert Park-Melbourne

Date Qualify : March 8 2003
Final : March 9 2003 
Circuit Albert Park
Race Distance 5.303Km x 58Laps, 307.574km 
Numbers of times this GP held 10 Times 
First year this GP held 1994 
Lap Time Record Qualify : 1'25"843 (Rubens Barrichello / Ferrari 2002)
Final : 1'28"541 (Kimi Räikkönen / McLaren 2002) 
winner
2002 : Michael Schumacher / Ferrari : 1 25'36"792
2001 : Michael Schumacher / Ferrari : 1 38'26"533 
2000 : Michael Schumacher / Ferrari : 1 34'01"987
1999 : Eddie Irvine / Ferrari : 1 35'01"659
1998 : Mika Häkkinen / McLaren Mercedes : 1 31'45"996
1997 : David Coulthard / McLaren Mercedes : 1 30'28"718
1996 : Damon Hill / Williams Renault : 1 32'50"491
1995 : Damon Hill / Williams Renault : 1 49'15"946 (Adelaide)
1994 : Nigel Mansell / Williams Renault : 1 47'51"480 (Adelaide)