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Driver standings - Monaco Grand Prix 2015 - Rosberg closes the gap as Button gets first points on the board

Jenson Button picked up McLaren's first points of the season
Credit: McLaren

Nico Rosberg's victory in Monaco allowed him to close the gap to championship leader Lewis Hamilton to just ten points, which helps keep hopes alive for a closer fight over the next few races. There wasn't too much movement at the top of the standings, but towards the rear there was some excitement.

Jenson Button picked up McLaren's first points of the season, securing four championship points and moving up to 16th place. Sergio Pérez and Daniil Kvyat also made strides up the standings after good finishes in the principality.

10Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team126
20Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team116
30Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari98
40Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari60
50Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing42
60Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing39
70Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull Racing35
87Daniil KvyatInfiniti Red Bull Racing17
90Felipe NasrSauber F1 Team16
10-2Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team16
112Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team11
12-2Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso9
13-1Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team6
14-3Max VerstappenScuderia Toro Rosso6
15-1Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team5
161Jenson ButtonMcLaren Honda4
17-1Fernando AlonsoMcLaren Honda0
180Roberto MerhiManor Marussia F1 Team0
190Will StevensManor Marussia F1 Team0
200Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 Team0
210Kevin MagnussenMcLaren Honda0
F1 driver championship1260AUSMALCHNBHRESPMONLewis HamiltonNico RosbergSebastian VettelKimi RäikkönenValtteri BottasFelipe MassaDaniel RicciardoDaniil KvyatFelipe NasrRomain GrosjeanSergio PérezCarlos Sainz JrNico HülkenbergMax VerstappenMarcus EricssonJenson ButtonSelect name to toggle individual visibility or toggle all