Pastor Maldonado is the Williams F1 hero this afternoon in Barcelona.

Pastor_Maldonado-WinnerAfter he started from pole and lost the position to Fernando Alonso, thanks to a brilliant strategy by the the team he was able to get back in the front and the young Venezuelan driver was able to maintain his position until the end bringing home for Williams the first victory since Brazil 2004.

Below are the complete race results, with reactions and selected teams and drivers quotes soon to follow. Stay tuned for more info, here on TheFormula1.com

Pos.
Drivers
Teams
Time
01. Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Williams F1 Winner
02. Spain Fernando Alonso Scuderia Ferrari +3.1 secs
03. Finland Kimi Raikkonen Lotus F1 +3.8 secs
04. France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 +14.7 secs
05. Japan Kamui Kobayashi Sauber F1 +64.6 secs
06. Deutschland Sebastian Vettel Red Bull +67.5 secs
07. Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas +77.9 secs
08. United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Vodafone McLaren Mercedes +78.1 secs
09. United Kingdom Jenson Button Vodafone McLaren Mercedes +85.2 secs
10. Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sahara Force India +1 Lap
11. Australia Mark Webber Red Bull +1 Lap
12. France Jean Eric Vergne Scuderia Toro Rosso +1 Lap
13. Australia Daniel Ricciardo Scuderia Toro Rosso +1 Lap
14. United Kingdom Paul di Resta Sahara Force India +1 Lap
15. Brazil Felipe Massa Ferrari +1 Lap
16. Finland Heikki Kovalainen Caterham F1 Team +1 Lap
17. Russia Vitaly Petrov Caterham F1 Team +1 Lap
18. Germany Timo Glock Marussia +2 Laps
19. Spain Pedro de la Rosa HRT F1 Team +3 Laps
20. Mexico Sergio Perez Sauber F1 +29 Laps
21. France Charles Pic Marussia +31 Laps
22. India Narain Karthikeyan HRT F1 Team +44 Laps
23. Brazil Bruno Senna Williams F1 Accident
24. Deutschland Michael Schumacher Mercedes AMG Petronas Accident
Fastest Lap: France Romain Grosjean 1:26.250