Barrichello takes pole in delayed Brazilian qualifying

After a delay of over an hour, qualifying finally got underway at the Interlagos circuit.

This year’s championship took another twist as Rubens Barrichello took pole position sending his home fans into hysterics, while Jenson Button floundered in fourteenth.

Mark Webber was a close second in his Red Bull, with Adrian Sutil third for Force India.

Pos  Driver       Team                 Q1        Q2        Q3
1.   Barrichello  Brawn-Mercedes       1:24.100  1:21.659  1:19.576
2.   Webber       Red Bull-Renault     1:24.722  1:20.803  1:19.668
3.   Sutil        Force India-Mercedes 1:24.447  1:20.753  1:19.912
4.   Trulli       Toyota               1:24.621  1:20.635  1:20.097
5.   Raikkonen    Ferrari              1:23.047  1:21.378  1:20.168
6.   Buemi        Toro Rosso-Ferrari   1:24.591  1:20.701  1:20.250
7.   Rosberg      Williams-Toyota      1:22.828  1:20.368  1:20.326
8.   Kubica       BMW-Sauber           1:23.072  1:21.147  1:20.631
9.   Nakajima     Williams-Toyota      1:23.161  1:20.427  1:20.674
10.  Alonso       Renault              1:24.842  1:21.657  1:21.422
11.  Glock        Toyota               1:24.335  1:21.960  
12.  Alguersuari  Toro Rosso-Ferrari   1:24.773  1:22.231  
13.  Grosjean     Renault              1:24.394  1:22.477  
14.  Button       Brawn-Mercedes       1:24.297  1:22.504  
15.  Liuzzi       Force India-Mercedes 1:24.645  
16.  Vettel       Red Bull-Renault     1:25.009
17.  Kovalainen   McLaren-Mercedes     1:25.052
18.  Hamilton     McLaren-Mercedes     1:25.192
19.  Heidfeld     BMW-Sauber           1:25.515
20.  Fisichella   Ferrari              1:40.703