2011, the stats that matter

30 Sep

With Sebastian Vettel almost certainly having won the championship we look at the statistics that show why he’s been so dominant:

Vettel:                                                                                      Record (driver must have won the championship that year)

Wins: 9 (from 14)                                                                           Schumacher 13 2004 (from 18)

Podiums: 13 (from 14)                                                                   Schumacher 17 2002 (from 17)

Poles: 11 (from 14)                                                                          Mansell 14 1992 (from 16)

% of races won: 64.2% (after 14 races)                                    85.7% Ascari 1952

points a race: 22 (from 14 races)                                              22.35 Schumacher 2002 (done on 2010 scoring system)

% podiums: 92.8% (after 14)                                                     100% Schumacher 2002

% poles 78.6% (after 14)                                                             87.5% Mansell 1992

retirements: 0                                                      0 Fangio 1954, P.Hill 1961, G.Hill 1962, Clark 1963 and Schumcher 2002

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