(Motorsport-Entire.com) – Next award for Lewis Hamilton: The seven-time Formula 1 world champion has now also been named the best driver of the Formula 1 season by the team bosses and the drivers themselves 2020. Both sides agreed that the Mercedes driver would wrestle a bit ahead of everyone else. The Briton had previously received the Driver of the Year award from ‘Motorsport-Entire.com’.
The team bosses gave Hamilton in the of ‘formula1.com’ Vote carried out in total 171 points, became before Crimson Bull pilot Max Verstappen (132) Brought in first place. Third place went to Ferraris Charles Leclerc (132) in front of Daniel Ricciardo (Renault) and the new Crimson Bull driver Sergio Perez (Racing Point), who clinched his first Big Prix victory in Sachir.
George Russell was ranked highly rated six, although he couldn’t score a point for Williams in two years. However, his appearance for Mercedes in Sachir should have given him some pluses. Mercedes regular driver Valtteri Bottas, however, was only ninth.
The rating of the team bosses 1. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) – 171 Points 2nd Max Verstappen (Crimson Bull) – 156 3. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) – 132 4. Daniel Ricciardo (Renault) – 95 5. Sergio Perez (Racing Point) – 82 6. George Russell (Williams) – 75 7. Lando Norris (McLaren) – 45 8. Carlos Sainz (McLaren) – 37 9. Pierre Gasly (AlphaTauri) – 27 9. Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes) – 27
The scoring system was judged according to the points system of Formula 1. Each team boss was allowed to use his Prime 10 assigned, which then 25 – 18 – 15 – 12 – 10 – 8 – 6 – 4 – 2 – 1. All current team bosses took part with the exception of Mattia Binotto (Ferrari).
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The Answers from the drivers evaluated, who were also allowed to choose themselves. Here too, Hamilton won ahead of Verstappen, with Ricciardo and Leclerc swapping places behind. Pierre Gasly was voted into the Prime 5 behind.
A small surprise can be found in the back places: Romain Grosjean (Haas) is eighth in the ranking, Alexander Albon is tenth. An exact distribution of points was not published.
The rating of the drivers 1. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) 2nd Max Verstappen (Crimson Bull) 3. Daniel Ricciardo (Renault) 4. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) 5. Pierre Gasly (AlphaTauri) 6. George Russell (Williams) 7. Sergio Perez (Racing Point)
8. Romain Grosjean (Haas) 9. Carlos Sainz (McLaren) 10. Alexander Albon (Crimson Bull)
The following drivers voted: Alexander Albon, Pierre Gasly, Antonio Giovinazzi, Romain Grosjean, Daniil Kwjat, Nicholas Latifi, Kevin Magnussen, Lando Norris, Esteban Ocon, Sergio Perez, Daniel Ricciardo, George Russell, Carlos Sainz, Lance Stroll and Max Verstappen.
In the traditional grading, which is carried out after each race by the three pillars of reader, editor and expert Marc Surer Hamilton had defended his title. There, too, the Brit won ahead of Verstappen and Ricciardo.