Rewind: 2012 Singapore Grand Prix

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel won a thrilling race at the Marina Bay Street Circuit after Lewis Hamilton was forced to retire to close the gap on championship leader Fernando Alonso.

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Michael Schumacher of Germany and Mercedes GP crashes with Jean-Eric Vergne of France and Scuderia Toro Rosso during the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore. (Photo by Vladimir Rys/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Red Bull Racing celebrates on the podium after winning the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren celebrates after finishing second during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Fernando Alonso of Spain and Ferrari celebrates on the podium after finishing third during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

TSINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Race winner Sebastian Vettel (R) of Germany and Red Bull Racing celebrates in parc ferme with third placed Fernando Alonso (L) of Spain and Ferrari following the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren retires early from the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

OSINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Michael Schumacher of Germany and Mercedes GP retires early after crashing into the back of Jean-Eric Vergne of France and Scuderia Toro Rosso during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

"SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Michael Schumacher (R) of Germany and Mercedes GP crashes with Jean-Eric Vergne of France and Scuderia Toro Rosso during the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore. (Photo by Vladimir Rys/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Daniel Ricciardo of Australia and Scuderia Toro Rosso drives during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Fernando Alonso of Spain and Ferrari drives during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren drives during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: The safety car is deployed during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Force India mechanics prepare for a pitstop during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus drives during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren drives during the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren leads the field at the start of the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Grid girls are seen at the drivers parade before the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE , SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Singer Katy Perry attends the start grid ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Vladimir Rys Photography via Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Jean-Eric Vergne of France and Scuderia Toro Rosso attends the drivers parade before the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 23: Jessica Michibata, girlfriend of Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren is seen before the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 23, 2012 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

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