Sidepodcast - All for F1 and F1 for all

Karun regains the lead on Christine's Rankings - In which Chandhok breaks the tie at the top to take the lead

Published by Christine

Sidepodcast image

This week the driver PR commitments went into overdrive as they prepared for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Mr C and I also tracked some of the drivers as they left for the circuit on Friday morning, and we learnt a couple of things about their morning moods as we went.

Movements for Week 23

  • +3 Karun Chandhok: +5 for cooking food for his team but -2 for fishing for points.
  • +1 Timo Glock: +1 for remembering the yellow glasses from last year.
  • +3 Jenson Button: +3 for yet more awesome videos - pub quizzes and VW campervans.
  • +3 Lewis Hamilton: +3 for yet more awesome videos - pub quizzes and VW campervans.
  • +5 Rubens Barrichello: +7 for being a great interviewee on Top Gear but -2 for beating the Stig's laptime.
  • +2 Jarno Trulli: +2 for signing autographs for the fans and making up for his grumpiness a little bit.
  • -1 Vitaly Petrov: -1 for not stopping to autograph anything on Friday morning.
  • +1 Sakon Yamamoto: -2 for replacing Bruno Senna but +3 for handling the situation quite well.
  • -1 Michael Schumacher: -1 for undertaking a van on the BBC video clip as he drove Jake Humphrey to Silverstone.

Standings for Week 23

This week's standings
10Karun Chandhok331
21Timo Glock129
3-1Heikki Kovalainen28
40Jenson Button326
50Lewis Hamilton321
60Lucas di Grassi15
70Jaime Alguersuari14
82Rubens Barrichello514
9-1Bruno Senna13
10-1Mark Webber10
110Nico Rosberg6
120Felipe Massa6
130Sébastien Buemi5
140Kamui Kobayashi4
150Sebastian Vettel4
162Jarno Trulli24
17-1Nico Hülkenberg3
181Vitantonio Liuzzi1
191Adrian Sutil1
205Sakon Yamamoto11
210Robert Kubica1
22-5Vitaly Petrov-11
23-1Fernando Alonso1
24-1Nick Heidfeld0
25-1Christian Klien0
260Pedro de la Rosa0
270Michael Schumacher-1-8
Christine's Rankings Week 2331-11Weeks23Karun ChandhokTimo GlockHeikki KovalainenJenson ButtonLewis HamiltonSelect name to toggle individual visibility or toggle all

That's all for this week. We had a new entrant in the form of Sakon Yamamoto, but I think I speak for everyone when I say we're hoping for Senna to return again next week. Keep your eyes peeled for anything pointsworthy and let me know!

All content in the series Christine's Rankings