|Feature Race||Sprint Race|
|← 2012 Singapore GP2 Event||2013 Bahrain GP2 Event →|
The Sepang International Circuit
|Date||March 23 2013|
|Location|| Sepang International Circuit|
Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia
|Course|| Permanent racing facility,|
|Distance||30 laps, 166.29km (103.35mi)|
|Driver||Sam Bird||Russian Time|
|First||Fabio Leimer||Racing Engineering|
|Second||James Calado||ART Grand Prix|
The 2013 Sepang GP2 Event - Feature Race was the first race of the 2013 GP2 Season. It was held at the Sepang International Circuit, near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on March 23rd 2013. It was held as a support race for the 2013 Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix.
The race was won by Racing Engineering driver, Fabio Leimer with James Calado in second. Calado's Russian Time team were making their début at the event. Polesitter Coletti completed the podium in third.
Note: The grid for the Feature Race is decided by a qualifying session (see 2013 Sepang GP2 Event for details). The grid for the Sprint race is decided by reversing the first eight finishing positions from the Feature Race, and completing the remaining slots by Feature Race results order.
|Daniël de Jong||______________|
|Johnny Cecotto, Jr.†||______________|
†Johnny Cecotto, Jr. was excluded from qualifying and forced to start at the back of the grid after being adjudged to have intentionally forced Sam Bird off the circuit in retaliation for blocking him.
Standings after race