Brazilian G.P. Odds
The 2009 Formula 1 season continues on Sunday with the Brazilian Grand Prix from Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Heading into Sunday’s race, Sebastian Vettel is the favorite to take the checker flag.
Vettel has opened with 1/1 odds to win according to the online sports book SPORTSBETTING.com. Other short odds are Lewis Hamilton (9/4),Rubens Barrichello (5/1), and Mark Webber (7/1).
Of the field, only Kimi Raikkonen has previously won at this track. Raikkonen won the 2007 event and has 14/1 odds for Sunday’s race.
Vettel sits third in the points standings right now, 16 points behind leader Jenson Button. Vettel is coming off a win in the Japanese Grand Prix two weeks ago and has finished in the top 10 in his last four races.
Hamilton sits sixth in the standings, 42 points behind Button. Hamilton has finished in the top three in his last two races, including a win in the Singapore Grand Prix on Sept. 27. Hamilton has two wins on the year.
Barrichello is in second in the standings, 14 points behind Button. Barrichello has finished outside the top 10 just once this year and has been inside the top seven in his last five races, including two victories.
Webber is fourth in the standings, 33.5 points behind Button. Webber has finished outside the top 15 in his last three races, but has one win and three second-place finishes in 2009.
The Brazilian Grand Prix will take place Sunday, Oct. 18 at Noon ET. For complete odds and track information on this year’s event, see below.
Odds to win the Brazilian Grand Prix – 2009 Brazilian Grand Prix – Sao Paulo – October 18, 2009
Sebastian Vettel (Red) 1/1
Lewis Hamilton (McL) 9/4
Rubens Barrichello (Bra) 5/1
Mark Webber (Red) 7/1
Jenson Button (Bra) 10/1
Kimi Raikkonen (Fer) 14/1
Fernando Alonso (Ren) 25/1
Jarno Trulli (Toy) 25/1
Heikki Kovalainen (McL) 28/1
Nico Rosberg (Wil) 28/1
Robert Kubica (BMW) 33/1
Nick Heidfeld (BMW) 33/1
Adrian Sutil (For) 50/1
Giancarlo Fisichella (Fer) 80/1
Kamui Kobayashi (Toy) 80/1
Vitantonio Liuzzi (For) 150/1
Sebastien Buemi (Tor) 150/1
Kazuki Nakajima (Wil) 200/1
Romain Grosjean (Ren) 200/1
Jaime Alguersuari (Tor) 300/1
2009 Brazilian Grand Prix Information
Race Date: Sunday, October 18
Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Green Flag: Approx. Noon ET
TV Coverage: SPEED
Track Type: Road (71 laps)Posted: 10/15/09 12:13AM ET