DAMS driver Kamui Kobayashi claimed victory in Sunday’s sprint race at the Sepang International Circuit.
Championship leader Romain Grosjean joined Kobayashi on the podium alongside Vitaly Petrov who finished in third.
Marcelo Puglisi drove a steady race in Malaysia and looked like he was going to finish in forth. But unfortunately for the Italian his car was failing on him and he fell back to a ninth position. Valsecchi finished fourth in Sepang with debut driver Yelmer Buurman close behind in fifth position.