Formula 1 - The Race
2021 Qatar Grand Prix, Saturday Jiri Krenek

F1’s 2021 title showdown risks a fastest lap travesty

The horrifying prospect of the 2021 F1 title being decided by a late pitstop for a 'free' fastest lap is unlikely - but not impossible

3 hours ago By Edd Straw

Driver STANDINGS '21

Pos Driver Pts
1 Max Verstappen 351.5
2 Lewis Hamilton 343.5
3 Valtteri Bottas 203
4 Sergio Pérez 190
5 Lando Norris 153
6 Charles Leclerc 152
7 Carlos Sainz Jr. 145.5
8 Daniel Ricciardo 105
9 Pierre Gasly 92
10 Fernando Alonso 77

TEAM STANDINGS '21

Pos Team Pts
1 Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team 546.5
2 Red Bull Racing 541.5
3 Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow 297.5
4 McLaren F1 Team 258
5 Alpine F1 Team 137
6 Scuderia AlphaTauri Honda 112
7 Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One Team 77
8 Williams Racing 23
9 Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN 11
10 Uralkali Haas F1 Team 0

THE NEXT RACE

Round
December 3-5, 2021
Saudi Arabia
Jeddah Circuit
Date Session Time
Fri Dec 3 Practice 1 15:30-16:30
Fri Dec 3 Practice 2 19:00-20:00
Sat Dec 4 Practice 3 16:00-17:00
Sat Dec 4 Qualifying 19:00-20:00
Sun Dec 5 Race 19:00-21:00
View The Formula 1 2021 Calendar