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Fashion and etiquette take top priority on Christine's Rankings - In which the Amber Lounge fashion show aids driver points

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The Singapore GP offered up plenty of interesting racing action, but there were only a few bits and pieces worthy of the rankings. However, a few of the drivers kept themselves busy before the race itself, and that often throws up some of the best moments. Here are the things worthy of points added, or taken away, from the past week.

Movements for Week 34

  • +6 Heikki Kovalainen: +1 for taking photos whilst in the press conference. +5 for being a fireman.
  • +4 Karun Chandhok: +1 for being Jake's chauffeur. +2 for a great BBC segment on the Indian track. +1 for taking part in the Amber Lounge fashion show.
  • +2 Lewis Hamilton: +2 for taking his helmet off after the crash - unusually open behaviour.
  • +1 Mark Webber: +1 for an unpublicised visit to Great Ormond Street.
  • +2 Nico Rosberg: +2 for telling Martin Brundle off for being ungentlemanly during the gridwalk.
  • +1 Sebastian Vettel: +1 for an unpublicised visit to Great Ormond Street.
  • -1 Kamui Kobayashi: -1 for queuing for a taxi instead of walking.
  • +2 Nick Heidfeld: +2 for clearing the air with Pedro after taking his seat before the season end.
  • -2 Christian Klien: -2 just because.

Standings for Week 34

This week's standings
10Heikki Kovalainen655
20Karun Chandhok449
30Timo Glock42
40Jenson Button33
50Lewis Hamilton232
60Rubens Barrichello27
70Lucas di Grassi26
80Mark Webber125
90Jaime Alguersuari23
100Bruno Senna14
112Nico Rosberg212
12-1Nico Hülkenberg11
13-1Fernando Alonso11
140Vitaly Petrov8
153Sebastian Vettel18
16-1Jarno Trulli8
17-1Robert Kubica7
18-1Felipe Massa7
191Vitantonio Liuzzi4
201Adrian Sutil4
211Sébastien Buemi4
22-3Kamui Kobayashi-13
230Nick Heidfeld22
241Pedro de la Rosa0
25-1Christian Klien-2-2
260Michael Schumacher-4
270Sakon Yamamoto-5
Christine's Rankings Week 3455-11Weeks34Heikki KovalainenKarun ChandhokTimo GlockJenson ButtonLewis HamiltonSelect name to toggle individual visibility or toggle all

That sums it up for now - two new drivers added to the rankings this week. I can't believe there will be any more before the season ends, but I've been wrong before. We've got a rest week now, before the action gets underway again in Japan. Let me know if you spot anything over the next seven days, and I'll meet you back here!

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