Formula 1® Drivers

The headline change among the 2017 driver line-ups is Valtteri Bottas joining reigning champions Mercedes as Lewis Hamilton's new team mate, following Nico Rosberg’s surprise retirement. Mercedes protege Esteban Ocon arrives at Force India from Manor, replacing Nico Hulkenberg who takes a works drive at Renault. At Haas, Kevin Magnussen is Romain Grosjean’s new team mate after departing Renault. At Williams, Felipe Massa reverses his retirement decision to partner Canadian rookie Lance Stroll, while at McLaren, Stoffel Vandoorne lines up alongside Fernando Alonso in the Belgian’s first full season on the grid. And Pascal Wehrlein moves from Manor to Sauber as team mate to Marcus Ericsson.

To learn more about the world champions on the current grid - and since the inception of the drivers' title in 1950 - visit our Hall of Fame section.

The headline change among the 2017 driver line-ups is Valtteri Bottas joining reigning champions Mercedes as Lewis Hamilton's new team mate, following Nico Rosberg’s surprise retirement. Mercedes protege Esteban Ocon arrives at Force India from Manor, replacing Nico Hulkenberg who takes a works drive at Renault. At Haas, Kevin Magnussen is Romain Grosjean’s new team mate after departing Renault. At Williams, Felipe Massa reverses his retirement decision to partner Canadian rookie Lance Stroll, while at McLaren, Stoffel Vandoorne lines up alongside Fernando Alonso in the Belgian’s first full season on the grid. And Pascal Wehrlein moves from Manor to Sauber as team mate to Marcus Ericsson.

To learn more about the world champions on the current grid - and since the inception of the drivers' title in 1950 - visit our Hall of Fame section.

2017 Drivers Championship

1 Sebastian Vettel VET GER Ferrari Ferrari car 86
2 Lewis Hamilton HAM GBR Mercedes Mercedes car 73
3 Valtteri Bottas BOT FIN Mercedes Mercedes car 63
4 Kimi Räikkönen RAI FIN Ferrari Ferrari car 49
5 Max Verstappen VER NED Red Bull Racing Red Bull Racing car 35
6 Daniel Ricciardo RIC AUS Red Bull Racing Red Bull Racing car 22
7 Sergio Perez PER MEX Force India Force India car 22
8 Felipe Massa MAS BRA Williams Williams car 18
9 Carlos Sainz SAI ESP Toro Rosso Toro Rosso car 11
10 Esteban Ocon OCO FRA Force India Force India car 9