The first for Kubica
Robert Kubica is the first Polish driver to claim a Grand Prix win and a championship lead in the history of Formula One. He is the sixth youngest driver, winning at 23 years, 6 months and 1 day. The age chart is led by Fernando Alonso, who won his first race in Hungary in 2003 at 22 years and 26 days.
Poland is the 20th country to record a win in Formula One.
BMW Sauber are the 31st team to win a Grand Prix race and the fifth in history to claim together with the maiden win also a 1-2 finish.