2012 GRAND PRIX OF EUROPE: ALONSO FIRST DOUBLE WINNER

Fernando Alonso came through from 11th on the grid to take a remarkable home victory in the European Grand Prix in Valencia. The result made the Ferrari driver the first repeat winner of the incredible 2012 Formula 1 season, and also moved Alonso into the championship lead.
The European Grand Prix, Valencia, Spain
57 laps, 308.883km, Weather: Sunny.

Classified:
Pos      Driver              Team                      Time
 1.  Fernando Alonso      Ferrari                    1h44:16.449
 2.  Kimi Raikkonen       Lotus-Renault              +     6.421
 3.  Micahel Schumacher   Mercedes                   +    12.639
 4.  Mark Webber          Red Bull-Renault           +    13.628
 5.  Nico Hulkenberg      Force India-Mercedes       +    19.993
 6.  Nico Rosberg         Mercedes                   +    21.176
 7.  Paul Di Resta        Force India-Mercedes       +    22.866
 8.  Jenson Button        McLaren-Mercedes           +    24.653
 9.  Sergio Perez         Sauber-Ferrari             +    27.777
10.  Pastor Maldonado     Williams-Renault           +    34.653
11.  Bruno Senna          Williams-Renault           +    35.961
12.  Daniel Ricciardo     Toro Rosso-Ferrari         +    37.041
13.  Vitaly Petrov        Caterham-Renault           +  1:15.871
14.  Heikki Kovalainen    Caterham-Renault           +  1:34.654
15.  Charles Pic          Marussia-Cosworth          +  1:36.551
16.  Felipe Massa         Ferrari                    +     1 lap
17.  Pedro De la Rosa     HRT-Cosworth               +     1 lap
18.  Narain Karthikeyan   HRT-Cosworth               +     1 lap
19.  Lewis Hamilton       McLaren-Mercedes           +    2 laps

Fastest lap: Nico Rosberg - 1:42.163

Not classified/retirements:
Driver               Team                     On lap
Romain Grosjean      Lotus-Renault              41
Sebastian Vettel     Red Bull-Renault           34
Kamui Kobayashi      Sauber-Ferrari             34
Jean-Eric Vergne     Toro Rosso-Ferrari         27
Timo Glock           Marussia-Cosworth           1

After 8 races:                
Drivers:                    Constructors:             
 1. F.Alonso       111     1. Red Bull-Renault          176
 2. M.Webber        91     2. McLaren-Mercedes          137
 3. L.Hamilton      88     3. Lotus-Renault             126
 4. S.Vettel        85     4. Ferrari                   122
 5. N.Rosberg       75     5. Mercedes                   92
 6. K.Raikkonen     73     6. Sauber-Ferrari             60
 7. R.Grosjean      53     7. Williams-Renault           45
 8. J.Button        49     8. Force India-Mercedes       44
 9. S.Perez         39     9. Toro Rosso-Ferrari          6
10. P.Maldonado     30       
11. P.Di Resta      27       
12. K.Kobayashi     21       
13. N.Hulkenberg    17       
14. M.Schumacher    17       
15. B.Senna         15       
16. F.Massa         11       
17. J.Vergne         4       
18. D.Ricciardo      2