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F1 season so far standing with old scoring system

Discussion in 'Formula 1' started by Christian Burge, Jun 26, 2011.

  1. [TABLE]
    [TR]
    [TD][/TD]
    [TD]DRIVER[/TD]
    [TD]CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS[/TD]
    [TD]Places moved in this scoring system[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]1[/TD]
    [TD]VETTEL[/TD]
    [TD]84[/TD]
    [TD] 0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]2[/TD]
    [TD]WEBBER[/TD]
    [TD]51[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]3[/TD]
    [TD]ALONSO[/TD]
    [TD]46[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]4[/TD]
    [TD]HAMILTON[/TD]
    [TD]45[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]5[/TD]
    [TD]BUTTON[/TD]
    [TD]44[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]6[/TD]
    [TD]MASSA[/TD]
    [TD]20[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]7[/TD]
    [TD]ROSBERG[/TD]
    [TD]15[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]8[/TD]
    [TD]HEIDFELD[/TD]
    [TD]12[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]9[/TD]
    [TD]PETROV[/TD]
    [TD]11[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]10[/TD]
    [TD]SCHUMACHER[/TD]
    [TD]9[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]11[/TD]
    [TD]KOBAYASHI[/TD]
    [TD]8[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]12[/TD]
    [TD]SUTIL[/TD]
    [TD]2[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]13[/TD]
    [TD]ALGUERSUARI[/TD]
    [TD]2[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]14[/TD]
    [TD]PEREZ[/TD]
    [TD]1[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]15[/TD]
    [TD]BUEMI[/TD]
    [TD]1[/TD]
    [TD]0[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [/TABLE]

    i was wondering if the old scoring system would change any of the championships standings with the only change being webber and button
    i diesided to share this with you incase anyone was interested
     
  2. Ross Balfour

    Ross Balfour
    #99 | Roaring Pipes Maniacs

    Wow Webber's only just over a race distance behi..... oh wait :/

    It looks even more daunting from those stats, I think we can safetly crown Vettel champion already!
     
  3. This is with 10 and 6 for 1st and second with top 6 scoring? Or 10 and 8 with top 8 scoring?
     
  4. Ross Balfour

    Ross Balfour
    #99 | Roaring Pipes Maniacs

    10/8/6/5/4/3/2/1
     
  5. Was a daft question :)

    This are the standings if it was 10-6-4-3-2-1:

    Vettel - 72
    Button - 30
    Hamilton - 29
    Webber - 29
    Alonso - 22
    Petrov - 6
    Massa - 6
    Heidfeld - 4
    Schumacher - 4
    Rosberg - 4
    Kobayashi - 2


    Scary :eek:
     
  6. Omer Said

    Omer Said
    Weresloth Staff Premium Member

    I think we can be scared really if we see a dominant Vettel in Silverstone too! :O
    (You know, the diffuser ban...)
     
  7. Ryan Soucy

    Ryan Soucy
    Premium Member

    All this being said, people race knowing that certain positions are worth certain points, so I can't put too much weight into jiggered points schemes. NASCAR people do it all the time, but its more blatant there.
     
  8. James Chant

    James Chant
    Premium Member

    the whole point when the introduced the new scoring from the old top 8 was that it was still proportional to the old system. proportionally its the same, but on paper it looks a big difference. its roughly 2.5 x the old points.

    old / new (2.5x)

    10 / 25 (25)
    8 / 18 (20)
    6 / 15 (15)
    5 / 12 (12.5)
    4 / 10 (10)
    3 / 8 (7.5)
    2 / 6 (5)
    1 / 4 (2.5)
    0 / 2 (0)
    0 / 1 (0)
     
  9. Hannu Karesola

    Hannu Karesola
    Premium Member

    Bernie has been pretty quiet about his brilliant medal system so far this year. :)
     
  10. No matter what the points system it looks scary.

    I prefer the current one as it allows the midfeild to get some points.
     
  11. I agree. With the 1-6 system we got to the stage where the top 3 teams were so reliable the other drivers/teams could do a good job and get nothing for race after race.
     
  12. Considering reliability has gotten ever better over the years it's gotten worse for the midfield. I think this will change when the engine regs change though.But eventually a motogp system might have to be considered.