Singapore Grand Prix – points update

Following the Singapore Grand Prix, here’s the points update:

Drivers’ Championship:

  1. J Button (Brawn) 84 points
  2. R Barrichello (Brawn) 69
  3. S Vettel (Red Bull) 59
  4. M Webber (Red Bull) 51.5
  5. K Raikkonen (Ferrari) 40
  6. L Hamilton (McLaren) 37
  7. N Rosberg (Williams) 30.5
  8. F Alonso (Renault) 26

Constructors’ Championship:

  1. Brawn – Mercedes 153 points
  2. Red Bull – Renault 110.5
  3. Ferrari 62
  4. McLaren – Mercedes 59
  5. Toyota 46.5
  6. Williams – Toyota 30.5
  7. Renault 26
  8. BMW Sauber 21
  9. Force India 13
  10. Toro Rosso – Ferrari 5

The next race is Japan this coming weekend (October 2-4).

In other “news”, Fernando Alonso’s move to Ferrari to finally official; he’s replacing Kimi Raikkonen, and everyone’s assuming Felipe Massa will return. No real surprise there, but at least it means the rest of the teams and drivers can sort out who’s where for next season. (Don’t forget there will be 4 new teams and we’re losing BMW.)