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Christine's F1 driver rankings

These driver rankings are the most in-depth and accurate global ranking driver system ever produced by Christine. This year's Formula One drivers will be judged on their photography skills, cooking habits, fashion sense, charity work, video appearances and much, much more. The twenty-one race season will decide who is the fastest driver in the best car, but my rankings are about something quite different. I want to know who is the nicest, funniest, fan-friendliest driver.

Spot something rankings worthy, then let Christine know.

  • 25 Mar
    +1 Antonio Giovinazzi
    Like this interview with new boy Antonio, particularly admitting he missed the memo about getting called up, and how his off-season gradually got better and better!
  • 22 Mar
    +1 Esteban Ocon
    Adjusting the team's training routine to include a spot of beach volleyball, looks a bit chilly though.
  • 22 Mar
    +1 Sergio Pérez
    Adjusting the team's training routine to include a spot of beach volleyball, looks a bit chilly though.
  • 22 Mar
    +1 Fernando Alonso
    The obligatory "driver visits a zoo" in Australia has turned up some rather cute pictures - Alonso versus the penguin is my favourite.
  • 21 Mar
    +2 Lewis Hamilton
    Taking a stand and rejecting the rather disgusting shoey celebration.
  • 21 Mar
    +2 Daniel Ricciardo
    Fun little game for Ricciardo to guess whether the crazy town names are real or not, and even though he spots that they all are he still keeps guessing wrong!
  • 21 Mar
    +1 Romain Grosjean
    Points for using a rain delay wisely and sharing it on social media. Also, the aftermath.
  • 21 Mar
    +1 Daniel Ricciardo
    Nice merchandise available for anyone attending the Australian Grand Prix - subtle logo, looks good.
  • 21 Mar
    +2 Valtteri Bottas
    Enjoying some icecapades in Australia ahead of the race weekend.
  • 21 Mar
    +1 Esteban Ocon
    Revelling in Force India's new pink colour with a reference to everyone's favourite pink character.
    (suggested by kpfssport)
  • 18 Mar
    +1 Valtteri Bottas
    Indulging in a natural ice bath during winter training. Brrrrr.
  • 18 Mar
    -1 Nico Hülkenberg
    The trouble with Nico making fun of the pink Force India, that a man wearing such crazy yellow overalls is in no position to criticise.
  • 14 Mar
    +2 Romain Grosjean
    For having a bit of fun at the expense of the Force India boys - pink overalls for everyone!
  • 14 Mar
    +2 Lewis Hamilton
    For being crazy enough to try and make a fan out of a tiger.
  • 13 Dec
    +2 Max Verstappen
    We all saw it, but Pirelli have counted the times Max overtook others in 2016, and reckon him to be a record-breaker!
  • 13 Dec
    -2 Lewis Hamilton
    Sorry, but these red shoes remind me too much of red wing mirrors!
  • 13 Dec
    +1 Nico Rosberg
    Never known a champion take his trophy on a city break with him - love the enthusiasm!
  • 11 Dec
    +2 Felipe Massa
    Celebrating with Frank Williams at the team's Christmas party and posting this adorable photo.
  • 10 Dec
    +1 Jenson Button
    Love the McLaren driver now insisting on his new title so much that he's changed his Twitter name to reflect it.
  • 10 Dec
    +1 Fernando Alonso
    Not being ashamed to like maths just when it's going in your favour.

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Week 2
Lewis Hamilton4
Valtteri Bottas3
Romain Grosjean3
Daniel Ricciardo3
Esteban Ocon2
Fernando Alonso1
Antonio Giovinazzi1
Sergio Pérez1
Marcus Ericsson0
Daniil Kvyat0
Kevin Magnussen0
Felipe Massa0
Jolyon Palmer0
Kimi Räikkönen0
Carlos Sainz Jr0
Lance Stroll0
Stoffel Vandoorne0
Max Verstappen0
Sebastian Vettel0
Pascal Wehrlein0
Nico Hülkenberg-1

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