Team-mate Mark Webber continued a strong run but after having problems with KERS, he started losing pace rapidly. Hamilton could have overtaken him, had the race been a little longer. Hamilton settled for a fourth while Webber a third.
Alonso managed a respectable second, Button a fifth. Massa finished sixth. The Lotus duo finished in points with Kimi taking the 7th and Grosjean the 9th. Nico Hulkenberg finished 8th and Paul di Resta twelfth. Williams' Maldonado finished 16th and Bruno Senna a point-earning 10th.