Practice Championship post Monaco 12

28 May

As the F1 circus moved to the Jewel in the F1 crown the practice championship continued to get more exciting. It takes place in every practice session of the weekend and in each session the fastest driver picks up 8 points down to 1 point for the 8th fastest. Here are the drivers standings:

  1. Lewis Hamilton               McLaren               85             (previously standing 1st)
  2. Nico Rosberg                    Mercedes               81             (2nd)
  3. Sebastian Vettel               Red Bull                 72             (3rd)
  4. Jenson Button                  McLaren               69              (5th)
  5. Michael Schumacher     Mercedes               64              (4th)
  6. Mark Webber                   Red Bull                 56              (6th)
  7. Fernando Alonso           Ferrari                    43              (7th)
  8. Romain Grosjean           Lotus                      38              (9th)
  9. Kamui Kobayashi          Sauber                    28              (8th)
  10. Sergio Perez                     Sauber                    23              (10th)
  11. Pastor Maldonado         Williams               22              (11th)
  12. Felipe Massa                   Ferrari                   18              (18th)
  13. Kimi Raikkonen             Lotus                      13              (12th)
  14. Paul Di Resta                  Force India           11              (13th)
  15. Nico Hulkenburg           Force India           10             (14th)
  16. Daniel Ricciardo            Toro Rosso             7             (15th)
  17. Valtteri Bottas                 Williams                 4             (16th)
  18. Jean-Eric Vergne           Toro Rosso             3             (17th)
  19. Heikki Kovalainen        Caterham                1              (19th)

The stand out performance of the weekend has to be Felipe Massa, he was in the top 8 for all sessions and picked up 16 points to rise from 18th to 12th. Romain Grosjean also had a good weekend picking up 18 points.

Constructors standings:

  1. McLaren               155           (1st)
  2. Mercedes              145           (2nd)
  3. Red Bull                128           (3rd)
  4. Ferrari                     61           (6th)
  5. Sauber                     51            (4th)
  6. Lotus                       51            (5th)
  7. Williams                26            (8th)
  8. Force India           21             (7th)
  9. Toro Rosso           10             (9th)
  10. Caterham                1              (10th)

Congratulations are in order for Ferrari who’ve really upped their game to perform and now stand 4th in the standings even if they are less than half the points of Red Bull in third.


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