The 2003 Japanese Grand Prix started October 12th, 2003 at 02:00 on Suzuka Circuit in Suzuka, Japan. Rubens Barrichello started from pole position with Juan Pablo Montoya next to him. Cristiano da Matta started from third place.
After 1 hour, 25 minutes and 11 seconds Rubens Barrichello finished the race first. The podium was completed with Kimi Räikkönen in second and David Coulthard in third place.
After the 2003 Japanese Grand Prix, Michael Schumacher is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 93 points. Schumacher is 2 points ahead of Kimi Räikkönen.
Circuit
Location
Suzuka, Japan
Date
October 12th, 2003 at 02:00
Round
16/16
Winner
Rubens Barrichello
Winning time
1:25:11.743
Pole position
Rubens Barrichello

Results

Pos Driver Car Time/Retired Grid Laps Pts
1
#2 Rubens Barrichello
Ferrari 1:25:11.743 1 53 10
2 6
#6 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren +11.085 8 53 8
3 4
#5 David Coulthard
McLaren +11.614 7 53 6
4 5
#17 Jenson Button
BAR +33.106 9 53 5
5 15
#7 Jarno Trulli
Renault +34.269 20 53 4
6 7
#16 Takuma Sato
BAR +51.692 13 53 3
7 4
#21 Cristiano da Matta
Toyota +56.794 3 53 2
8 6
#1 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari +59.487 14 53 1
9 2
#9 Nick Heidfeld
Sauber +1:00.159 11 53 0
10 6
#20 Olivier Panis
Toyota +1:01.844 4 53 0
11 5
#14 Mark Webber
Jaguar +1:11.005 6 53 0
12 7
#4 Ralf Schumacher
Williams +1 Lap 19 52 0
13 3
#15 Justin Wilson
Jaguar +1 Lap 10 52 0
14 1
#12 Ralph Firman
Jordan +2 Laps 15 51 0
15 2
#19 Jos Verstappen
Minardi +2 Laps 17 51 0
16 2
#18 Nicolas Kiesa
Minardi +3 Laps 18 50 0
-
#11 Giancarlo Fisichella
Jordan DNF (Out of fuel) 16 33 0
-
#8 Fernando Alonso
Renault DNF (Engine) 5 17 0
-
#10 Heinz-Harald Frentzen
Sauber DNF (Engine) 12 9 0
-
#3 Juan Pablo Montoya
Williams DNF (Hydraulics) 2 9 0
Pos Driver Car Q1 Delta
1
#2 Rubens Barrichello
Ferrari 1:31.713 -
2
#3 Juan Pablo Montoya
Williams 1:32.412 +0.699
3
#21 Cristiano da Matta
Toyota 1:32.419 +0.706
4
#20 Olivier Panis
Toyota 1:32.862 +1.149
5
#8 Fernando Alonso
Renault 1:33.044 +1.331
6
#14 Mark Webber
Jaguar 1:33.106 +1.393
7
#5 David Coulthard
McLaren 1:33.137 +1.424
8
#6 Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren 1:33.272 +1.559
9
#17 Jenson Button
BAR 1:33.474 +1.761
10
#15 Justin Wilson
Jaguar 1:33.558 +1.845
11
#9 Nick Heidfeld
Sauber 1:33.632 +1.919
12
#10 Heinz-Harald Frentzen
Sauber 1:33.896 +2.183
13
#16 Takuma Sato
BAR 1:33.924 +2.211
14
#1 Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 1:34.302 +2.589
15
#12 Ralph Firman
Jordan 1:34.771 +3.058
16
#11 Giancarlo Fisichella
Jordan 1:34.912 +3.199
17
#19 Jos Verstappen
Minardi 1:34.975 +3.262
18
#18 Nicolas Kiesa
Minardi 1:37.226 +5.513
19
#4 Ralf Schumacher
Williams - -
20
#7 Jarno Trulli
Renault - -

Standings after race

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
Michael Schumacher
Ferrari 6 8 93
2
Kimi Räikkönen
McLaren 1 10 91 -2
3
Juan Pablo Montoya
Williams 2 9 82 -11
4
Rubens Barrichello
Ferrari 2 8 65 -28
5
Ralf Schumacher
Williams 2 3 58 -35
6
Fernando Alonso
Renault 1 4 55 -38
7
David Coulthard
McLaren 1 3 51 -42
8
Jarno Trulli
Renault 1 33 -60
9
Jenson Button
BAR 17 -76
10
Mark Webber
Jaguar 17 -76
11
Heinz-Harald Frentzen
Sauber 1 13 -80
12
Giancarlo Fisichella
Jordan 1 1 12 -81
13
Cristiano da Matta
Toyota 10 -83
14
Nick Heidfeld
Sauber 6 -87
15
Olivier Panis
Toyota 6 -87
16
Jacques Villeneuve
BAR 6 -87
17
Marc Gené
Williams 4 -89
18
Takuma Sato
BAR 3 -90
19
Ralph Firman
Jordan 1 -92
20
Justin Wilson
Jaguar 1 -92
21
Antônio Pizzonia
Jaguar 0 -93
22
Jos Verstappen
Minardi 0 -93
23
Nicolas Kiesa
Minardi 0 -93
24
Zsolt Baumgartner
Jordan 0 -93
Pos Team Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1 Ferrari 8 16 158
2 Williams 4 12 144 -14
3 McLaren 2 13 142 -16
4 Renault 1 5 88 -70
5 BAR 26 -132
6 Sauber 1 19 -139
7 Jaguar 18 -140
8 Toyota 16 -142
9 Jordan 1 1 13 -145
10 Minardi 0 -158

Other race results

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2023
#1 Max Verstappen
Lando Norris
Oscar Piastri
1:34.183 -
Max Verstappen
Max Verstappen
2022
#1 Max Verstappen
Sergio Pérez
Charles Leclerc
1:44.411 -
Guanyu Zhou
Max Verstappen
2019
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton
1:30.983 -
Lewis Hamilton
Sebastian Vettel
2018
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Valtteri Bottas
Max Verstappen
1:32.318 -
Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton
2017
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Max Verstappen
Daniel Ricciardo
1:33.144 -
Valtteri Bottas
Lewis Hamilton
2016
#6 Nico Rosberg
Max Verstappen
Lewis Hamilton
1:35.118 -
Sebastian Vettel
Nico Rosberg
2015
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Sebastian Vettel
1:36.145 -
Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
2014
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Sebastian Vettel
1:51.600 -
Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
2013
#1 Sebastian Vettel
Mark Webber
Romain Grosjean
1:34.587 -
Mark Webber
Mark Webber
2012
#1 Sebastian Vettel
Felipe Massa
Kamui Kobayashi
1:35.774 -
Sebastian Vettel
Sebastian Vettel
2011
#4 Jenson Button
Fernando Alonso
Sebastian Vettel
1:36.568 -
Jenson Button
Sebastian Vettel
2010
#5 Sebastian Vettel
Mark Webber
Fernando Alonso
1:33.474 -
Mark Webber
Sebastian Vettel
2009
#15 Sebastian Vettel
Jarno Trulli
Lewis Hamilton
1:32.569 -
Mark Webber
Sebastian Vettel
2008
#5 Fernando Alonso
Robert Kubica
Kimi Räikkönen
1:18.426 -
Felipe Massa
Lewis Hamilton
2007
#2 Lewis Hamilton
Heikki Kovalainen
Kimi Räikkönen
1:28.193 -
Lewis Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton
2006
#1 Fernando Alonso
Felipe Massa
Giancarlo Fisichella
1:32.676 -
Fernando Alonso
Felipe Massa
2005
#9 Kimi Räikkönen
Giancarlo Fisichella
Fernando Alonso
1:31.540 -
Kimi Räikkönen
Ralf Schumacher
2004
#1 Michael Schumacher
Ralf Schumacher
Jenson Button
1:32.730 -
Rubens Barrichello
Michael Schumacher
2002
#1 Michael Schumacher
Rubens Barrichello
Kimi Räikkönen
Michael Schumacher
2001
#1 Michael Schumacher
Juan Pablo Montoya
David Coulthard
Michael Schumacher
2000
#3 Michael Schumacher
Mika Häkkinen
David Coulthard
Michael Schumacher
1999
#1 Mika Häkkinen
Michael Schumacher
Eddie Irvine
Michael Schumacher
1998
#8 Mika Häkkinen
Eddie Irvine
David Coulthard
Michael Schumacher
1997
#5 Michael Schumacher
Heinz-Harald Frentzen
Eddie Irvine
Jacques Villeneuve
1996
#5 Damon Hill
Michael Schumacher
Mika Häkkinen
Jacques Villeneuve
1995
#1 Michael Schumacher
Mika Häkkinen
Johnny Herbert
Michael Schumacher
1994
#0 Damon Hill
Michael Schumacher
Jean Alesi
Michael Schumacher
1993
#8 Ayrton Senna
Alain Prost
Mika Häkkinen
Alain Prost
1992
#6 Riccardo Patrese
Gerhard Berger
Martin Brundle
Nigel Mansell
1991
#2 Gerhard Berger
Ayrton Senna
Riccardo Patrese
Gerhard Berger
1990
#20 Nelson Piquet
Roberto Moreno
Aguri Suzuki
Ayrton Senna
1989
#19 Alessandro Nannini
Riccardo Patrese
Thierry Boutsen
Ayrton Senna
1988
#12 Ayrton Senna
Alain Prost
Thierry Boutsen
Ayrton Senna
1987
#28 Gerhard Berger
Ayrton Senna
Stefan Johansson
Gerhard Berger
1977
#1 James Hunt
Carlos Reutemann
Patrick Depailler
Mario Andretti
1976
#5 Mario Andretti
Patrick Depailler
James Hunt
Mario Andretti