Fernando ALONSO
17th pole position for Fernando ALONSO
131th pole position for McLaren as constructor
60th pole position for Mercedes as engine builder

Average : 254.336 km/h
 
Driver Penalty Reason
Jenson BUTTON (10th)Demoted by 10 placesChange of engine
Rubens BARRICHELLO (12th)Demoted by 10 placesChange of engine