Drivers’ World Championship
Points are awarded as follows: 1st place – 25 points; 2nd -18; 3rd – 15; 4th -12; 5th – 10; 6th – 8; 7th – 6; 8th – 4; 9th – 2; 10th – 1. If drivers are tied on points, positions are decided on results countback. Wins are compared, and the driver with most wins is classified ahead. If wins are equal, second places are looked at, and so on. If the driver with the fastest lap of the race finishes in the top ten he is also awarded one bonus point.
Constructors’ World Championship
The points from both a team’s drivers are added together to give the constructors’ championship total.