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Brazil 2009 - Driver standings - Button secures the F1 World Championship with one race to go

Published by Christine

It was Jenson Button's time to secure the championship, although his rivals didn't make it easy for him. Sebastian Vettel has also overtaken Rubens Barrichello for second with one race left to go. There's just two points between them, so our attention has to turn to the fight for second place.

PositionDriverPoints
1Jenson Button89
2Sebastian Vettel74
3Rubens Barrichello72
4Mark Webber61.5
5Lewis Hamilton49
6Kimi Räikkönen48
7Nico Rosberg34.5
8Jarno Trulli30.5
9Fernando Alonso26
10Timo Glock24
11Heikki Kovalainen22
12Felipe Massa22
13Robert Kubica17
14Nick Heidfeld15
15Giancarlo Fisichella8
16Adrian Sutil5
17Sébastien Buemi5
18Sébastien Bourdais2