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2002 French Grand Prix

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Date  21 July 2002
Course length  4.411 km (2.641 mi)
Location  Magny-Cours, France
2002 French Grand Prix
Official name  LXXXVIII Mobil 1 Grand Prix de France
Course  Permanent racing facility
Distance  72 laps, 305.886 km (190.069 mi)

The 2002 French Grand Prix (formally the LXXXVIII Mobil 1 Grand Prix de France) was a Formula One motor race held at Magny-Cours on 21 July 2002. It was the eleventh race of the 2002 Formula One season and the race in which Michael Schumacher secured his fifth World Drivers' Championship title in record time, equalling Juan Manuel Fangio's record set over 40 years before. McLaren-Mercedes drivers Kimi Räikkönen and David Coulthard finished second and third respectively.

Championship standings after the race

  • Bold text indicates who still has a theoretical chance of becoming World Champion.
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.
  • References

    2002 French Grand Prix Wikipedia

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