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F1 driver and team standings: Can Mercedes be stopped?

2018-05-23 12:55

Image: AFP / Behrouz Mehri

Lewis Hamilton is the man to beat as F1 heads to Monaco this weekend. We list driver and team standings for the 2018 season so far.

The defending champion currently leads the standings on 95 points and holds a 17 point over his closest rival, Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel.

All to fight for

This season has already had its fair share of action and controversy. From Max Verstappen rear-ending his team mate Daniel Ricciardo to Romain Grosjean's spin out and pile up crash.

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Will Mercedes come out top in Monaco or will Ferrari and co have anything to say about it.

These are the latest Formula One championship standings ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday:

Drivers championship

1. Lewis Hamilton (GBR) 95 pts,
2. Sebastian Vettel (GER) 78 
3. Valtteri Bottas (FIN) 58 
4. Kimi Rikknen (FIN) 48 
5. Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) 47 
6. Max Verstappen (NED) 33,
7. Fernando Alonso (ESP) 32,
8. Nico Hlkenberg (GER) 22,
9. Kevin Magnussen (DEN) 19,
10. Carlos Sainz Jr (ESP) 19,
11. Sergio Prez (MEX) 17,
12. Pierre Gasly (FRA) 12,
13. Charles Leclerc (MON) 9,
14. Stoffel Vandoorne (BEL) 8,
15. Lance Stroll (CAN) 4,
16. Marcus Ericsson (SWE) 2,
17. Esteban Ocon (FRA) 1,
18. Brendon Hartley (NZL) 1

Constructors

1. Mercedes 153 pts,
2. Ferrari 126,
3. Red Bull 80,
4. Renault 41,
5. McLaren 40,
6. Haas 19,
7. Force India 18,
8. Toro Rosso 13,
9. Sauber 11,
10. Williams 4

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