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F1 Drivers Championship: how they are doing after the Miami Grand Prix


Max Verstappen won the , a race that debuts in , in which the Ferrari drivers were unable to defeat the driver of the Red Bull team.

Charles Leclerc did not take advantage of the great qualifying he did on Saturday after winning pole position and despite starting in first place, the Dutchman overtook Carlos Sainz and the Monegasque in less than 10 laps.

Checo Pérez, for a moment was third after overtaking Sainz, but when he opened up too much on the lap he returned to fourth position, where the Mexican driver finished.

The Mercedes drivers George Russell and Lewis Hamilton finished in fifth and sixth placerespectively, where the British ended escorted by his former teammate Valtteri Bottas.

How are points distributed in Formula 1 races?

Formula 1 points are distributed to the first 10 places, where the winner of the race will take 25 points and the driver who is in the tenth position will only receive 1 point.

An extra point is awarded to the driver who has the best lap of a Grand Prix, as long as you finish within the first 10 positions.

1. First place | 25 points

2. Second place | 18 points

3. Third place | 15 points

4. Fourth place | 12 points

5. Fifth place | 10 points

6. Sixth place | 8 points

7. Seventh place | 6 points

8. Eighth place | 4 points

9. 9th place | 2 points

10. Tenth place | 1 point

How is the Formula 1 drivers’ championship going?

Despite finishing second in the Miami Grand Prix, Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) continues to lead the Formula 1 drivers’ championship; however, Max Verstappen has already closed the gap.

1. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) | 104 points

2. Max Verstappen (Red Bull) | 85 points

3. Sergio Perez (Red Bull) | 66 points

4. George Russell (Mercedes) | 59 points

5. Carlos Sainz (Ferrari) | 53 points

6. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) | 36 points

7. Lando Norris (McLaren) | 35 points

8. Valtteri Bottas (Alfa Romeo) | 30 points

9. Esteban Ocon (Alpine) | 24 points

10. Kevin Magnussen (Haas) | 15 points

11. Daniel Ricciardo (McLaren) | 11 points

12. Yuki Tsunoda (AlphaTauri) | 10 points

13. Pierre Gasly (AlphaTauri) | 6 points

14. Sebastian Vettel (Aston Martin) | 4 points

15. Alexander Albon (Williams) | 3 points

16. Fernando Alonso (Alpine) | 2 points

17. Lance Stroll (Aston Martin) | 2 points

18. Zhou Guanyu (Alfa Romeo) | 1 point

19. Mick Schumacher (Haas) | 0 points

20. Nico Hulkenberg (Aston Martin) | 0 points

21. Nicholas Latifi (Williams) | 0 points

How is the Formula 1 constructors’ championship going?

1.Ferrari | 157 points

2. Red Bull | 151 points

3. Mercedes | 95 points

4. McLaren | 46 points

5.Alfa Romeo | 31 points

6. Alpine | 26 points

7. AlphaTauri | 16 points

8.Haas | 15 points

9. Aston-Martin | 6 points

10.Williams | 3 points

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