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Formula 1 points // points system definitions. Real comparison from 1950 to today. Transparent and fair.

The formula 1 points scoring system definitions view provides the F1 points for each point scoring system that has been used in F1 history. You can see the points awarded for each position including percentages vs the number 1 and previous position. You can find the overview of which points system was used in which season at the bottom.


25 points system - seasons: 2010 - 2016 excluding season 2014
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
125100%100%
21872%72%
31560%83%
41248%80%
51040%83%
6832%80%
7624%75%
8416%67%
928%50%
1014%50%
Description: In this point system the top 10 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 25 till 1.

25 points sys + last GP 2x - seasons: 2014 - 2014
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
125100%100%
21872%72%
31560%83%
41248%80%
51040%83%
6832%80%
7624%75%
8416%67%
928%50%
1014%50%
Description: In this point system the top 10 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 25 points going down to 1. In addition the points achieved in the last GP of the season are multiplied times two.

10 points system extended - seasons: 2003 - 2009
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
110100%100%
2880%80%
3660%75%
4550%83%
5440%80%
6330%75%
7220%67%
8110%50%
Description: In this point system the top 8 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 10 points going down to 1.

10 points system - seasons: 1991 - 2002
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
110100%100%
2660%60%
3440%67%
4330%75%
5220%67%
6110%50%
Description: In this point system the top 6 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 10 points going down to 1.

9 points system - seasons: 1961 - 1990
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
19100%100%
2667%67%
3444%67%
4333%75%
5222%67%
6111%50%
Description: In this system the top 6 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 9 points going down to 1.

8 points system extended - seasons: 1960 - 1960
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
18100%100%
2675%75%
3450%67%
4338%75%
5225%67%
6113%50%
Description: In this system the top 6 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 8 points going down to 1.

8 points sys + fastest lap - seasons: 1950 - 1959
PlacePointsPercentage of first placePercentage of previous place (n-1)
    
18100%100%
2675%75%
3450%67%
4338%75%
5225%67%
Description: In this system the top 5 drivers are awarded points in each GP. Starting from 8 points going down to 2. And a single point is awarded to the driver that records the fastest lap in the GP.
SeasonPoints system definition
  
201725 points system
201625 points system
201525 points system
201425 points sys + last GP 2x
201325 points system
201225 points system
201125 points system
201025 points system
200910 points system extended
200810 points system extended
200710 points system extended
200610 points system extended
200510 points system extended
200410 points system extended
200310 points system extended
200210 points system
200110 points system
200010 points system
199910 points system
199810 points system
199710 points system
199610 points system
199510 points system
199410 points system
199310 points system
199210 points system
199110 points system
19909 points system
19899 points system
19889 points system
19879 points system
19869 points system
19859 points system
19849 points system
19839 points system
19829 points system
19819 points system
19809 points system
19799 points system
19789 points system
19779 points system
19769 points system
19759 points system
19749 points system
19739 points system
19729 points system
19719 points system
19709 points system
19699 points system
19689 points system
19679 points system
19669 points system
19659 points system
19649 points system
19639 points system
19629 points system
19619 points system
19608 points system extended
19598 points sys + fastest lap
19588 points sys + fastest lap
19578 points sys + fastest lap
19568 points sys + fastest lap
19558 points sys + fastest lap
19548 points sys + fastest lap
19538 points sys + fastest lap
19528 points sys + fastest lap
19518 points sys + fastest lap
19508 points sys + fastest lap