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22, 23, 24 March 2013
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Total number of race laps: 56
Race length: 310.408 km
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Fastest lap 2012: Kimi Räikkönen Lotus-Renault 1:40.722

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Garage fire mars Williams’ post-race celebrations

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Williams’ celebrations of Pastor Maldonado’s Spanish Grand Prix victory were cut dramatically short on Sunday afternoon after a fire broke out in the team’s garage around 90 minutes after the end of the race, engulfing the Barcelona pit lane in thick smoke.

Staff from Williams, Force India and Caterham took immediate action to extinguish the flames and circuit fire services arrived soon after. Several members of those teams were taken to the Circuit de Catalunya medical centre, though no serious injuries have been confirmed.

“Four team personnel were injured in the incident and subsequently taken to the medical centre,” said Williams in a statement. “Three are now receiving treatment at local hospitals for their injuries, while the fourth has been released. The team will monitor their condition and ensure they receive the best possible care.”

Force India said one team member was being treated for smoke inhalation, while Caterham confirmed a number of their personnel were receiving medical attention.

"All the team's employees have been accounted for and four people have been taken to the circuit medical centre for examination; one with a minor hand injury and three with respiratory issues," said a Caterham statement.

The FIA later confirmed that a total of 31 people had been seen by the circuit medical centre. All were released bar seven, who have been transferred to local hospitals where they are receiving treatment.

Williams test driver Valtteri Bottas told UK F1 broadcasters Sky that there had been some kind of explosion in what is believed to have been the fuel area the garage while Sir Frank Williams was giving a victory speech to the team.

There was extensive damage to the garage, which contained Bruno Senna's car at the time of the fire, the Brazilian having retired early from the race after a collision with Mercedes' Michael Schumacher.

Williams, fire services and police are working together to determine the cause of the fire and the FIA is investigating the incident in collaboration with the Spanish authorities.


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Valencia day two - Ferrari dominate in Spain

Ferraris Felipe Massa was the quickest man at Valencia on Tuesday as eight other teams joined early birds Renault and Williams for a second day of testing at the Spanish circuit. Massa clocked a best lap of 1m 12.182, finishing just under six-tenths of a second ahead of team mate Kimi Raikkonen in the second F2008.
The duo focused on finding the best set-up for the Italian teams new challenger and carried out development work, covering over 200 laps in total. Both will continue to test on Wednesday.

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2012 Race Drivers

Sebastian Vettel
Mark Webber
Lewis Hamilton
Jenson Button
Fernando Alonso
Felipe Massa
Michael Schumacher
Nico Rosberg
Kimi Räikkönen
Romain Grosjean
Paul di Resta
Nico Hulkenberg
Kamui Kobayashi
Sergio Perez
Daniel Ricciardo
Jean-Eric Vergne
Pastor Maldonado
Bruno Senna
Heikki Kovalainen
Vitaly Petrov
Pedro de la Rosa
Narain Karthikeyan
Timo Glock
Charles Pic

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