Red Bull ace keeps his cool despite drive-through penalty
12 July 2009

Mark Webber overcame a drive-through penalty to take his first Formula One victory in the German Grand Prix.

He headed home team-mate Sebastian Vettel as Red Bull Racing scored its third one-two of the season at the Nurburgring.

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The Brawns could not compete with the Red Bulls and fell back to fifth and sixth - Jenson Button ahead of Rubens Barrichello - behind Felipe Massa and Nico Rosberg when their three stop strategies unfolded.

The result reduces Button's championship lead to 21 points over Vettel, with Webber and Barrichello a further 1.5 and 3.5 points adrift respectively.

Results:1 Webber (Red Bull-Renault) 1h 36m 43.310s2 Vettel (Red Bull-Renault) +9.2523 Massa (Ferrari) +15.9064 Rosberg (Williams-Toyota) +21.0995 Button (Brawn-Mercedes) +23.6096 Barrichello (Brawn-Mercedes) +24.4687 Alonso (Renault) +24.8888 Kovalainen (McLaren-Mercedes) +58.6929 Glock (Toyota) +1:01.45710 Heidfeld (BMW Sauber) +1:01.92511 Fisichella (Force India-Mercedes) +1:02.32712 Nakajima (Williams-Toyota) +1:02.87613 Piquet (Renault) +1:08.32814 Kubica (BMW Sauber) +1:09.55515 Sutil (Force India-Mercedes) +1:11.94116 Buemi (Toro Rosso-Ferrari) +1:30.22517 Trulli (Toyota) +1:30.97018 Hamilton (McLaren-Mercedes) +1 lap

Fastest lap: Alonso, 1m 33.365s

Not classified/retirements:Raikkonen (Ferrari)Bourdais (Toro Rosso-Ferrari)

Drivers' championship: 1 Button 682 Vettel 47 3 Webber 45.54 Barrichello 445 Massa 226 Trulli 21.57 Rosberg 20.58 Glock 139 Alonso 1310 Raikkonen 10 11 Hamilton 9 12 Heidfeld 6 13 Kovalainen 5 14 Buemi 3 15 Kubica 2 16 Bourdais 2

Constructors' championship:1 Brawn-Mercedes 1122 Red Bull-Renault 92.53 Toyota 34.54 Ferrari 325 Williams-Toyota 20.56 McLaren-Mercedes 147 Renault 138 BMW Sauber 89 Toro Rosso-Ferrari 5All timing unofficial

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