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Some driver comparisons

After Brazil race.

Last updated 24.11.2013, 22:03.


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[Practice one - best lap time] [Practice two - best lap time] [Practice three - best lap time] [Practice one - laps completed] [Practice two - laps completed] [Practice three - laps completed]

[Qualification - average position] [Qualification - best lap time] [Qualification - speed trap]

[Race - No. of times finished ahead] [Race - best lap time] [Places gained or lost from starting position]

[WDC - GP weekends ahead in standing] [WDC - points]




Practice one - best lap time

Name No. Name No. Cumulative difference Average difference Change in avg.
Button 13 Perez 3 +6.553 +0.410 +0.010
Alonso 12 Massa 4 +7.732 +0.483 +0.011
Vergne 12 Ricciardo 4 +3.278 +0.205 ±0
Hulkenberg 12 Gutierrez 6 +3.133 +0.174 -0.005
Vettel 11 Webber 6 -0.825 -0.049 +0.028
Bianchi 7 Chilton 2 +0.337 +0.037 ±0
Maldonado 11 Bottas 7 -2.129 -0.118 +0.002
Sutil 8 Di Resta 5 +0.605 +0.047 ±0
Pic 5 van der Garde 4 -2.170 -0.241 +0.019
Hamilton 8 Rosberg 9 -3.153 -0.185 -0.016
Räikkönen 7 Grosjean 8 -2.756 -0.184 ±0
Sessions for teams with no running, driver swaps or non-representative times are not included.
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has been slower.

Exclusions

Mercedes - Belgium ignored due to rain.
RBR - Belgium ignored due to rain.
Lotus - Belgium ignored due to rain. USA, Brazil ignored due to Räikkönen's operation.
McLaren - Button did not set a time in Spain. Belgium ignored due to rain.
Marussia - Bianchi swapped out in Bahrain, Germany, Italy, Korea, USA. Chilton swapped out in Spain, Hungary, Abu Dhabi, Brazil.
Caterham - Pic swapped out in China, Spain, Canada, Belgium, Japan. van der Garde swapped out in Bahrain, Italy, Abu Dhabi, USA.
The whole Great Britain session.
Ferrari - Alonso did not set a time in Germany. Belgium ignored due to rain.
Force India - Sutil swapped out in Italy, Abu Dhabi. Di Resta swapped out in Korea, India, Brazil.
STR - Vergne swapped out in USA. Ricciardo swapped out in Brazil.



Practice two - best lap time

Name No. Name No. Cumulative difference Average difference Change in avg.
Bianchi 14 Chilton 4 +16.055 +0.892 -0.044
Button 14 Perez 5 +3.918 +0.206 -0.068
Vettel 14 Webber 5 +1.625 +0.086 -0.001
Alonso 13 Massa 6 +2.014 +0.112 -0.029
Hamilton 7 Rosberg 12 -3.531 -0.186 -0.037
Hulkenberg 12 Gutierrez 7 +3.401 +0.179 +0.017
Maldonado 11 Bottas 8 +3.992 +0.210 +0.028
Vergne 8 Ricciardo 11 -2.014 -0.106 +0.024
Räikkönen 9 Grosjean 8 +3.640 +0.214 ±0
Pic 10 van der Garde 9 +3.330 +0.175 -0.013
Sutil 9 Di Resta 10 +0.941 +0.050 -0.036
Sessions for teams with no running, driver swaps or non-representative times are not included.
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has been slower.

Exclusions

Ferrari - Massa's time not representative in Great Britain.
Marussia - Bianchi did not drive participate in Japan.
Lotus - USA, Brazil ignored due to Räikkönen's operation.



Practice three - best lap time

Name No. Name No. Cumulative difference Average difference Change in avg.
Alonso 16 Massa 2 +6.430 +0.357 ±0
Hulkenberg 15 Gutierrez 2 +13.103 +0.771 -0.024
Vettel 15 Webber 4 -3.104 -0.163 -0.280
Button 14 Perez 4 +7.580 +0.421 ±0
Bianchi 14 Chilton 4 +0.958 +0.053 +0.013
Maldonado 14 Bottas 5 +7.145 +0.376 -0.081
Pic 13 van der Garde 6 +8.311 +0.437 -0.007
Räikkönen 7 Grosjean 10 -1.982 -0.117 ±0
Sutil 11 Di Resta 8 +1.386 +0.073 -0.014
Vergne 11 Ricciardo 8 +0.476 +0.025 +0.053
Hamilton 9 Rosberg 7 +1.449 +0.091 ±0
Sessions for teams with no running, driver swaps or non-representative times are not included.
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has been slower.

Exclusions

Marussia - Bianchi's time not representative in Australia.
Mercedes - Hamilton's time not representative in Australia. Rosberg's time not representative in Italy, Brazil.
Sauber - Gutierrez's time not representative in Bahrain, Hungary.
Lotus - USA, Brazil ignored due to Räikkönen's operation.
McLaren - No time in Brazil.
Ferrari - No time in Brazil.



Practice one - laps completed

Name Laps Name Laps Difference Average Change in avg.
Button 381 Perez 329 -52 -3.3 -0.5
Sutil 244 Di Resta 205 -39 -3 ±0
Alonso 298 Massa 267 -31 -1.9 +0.3
Vergne 338 Ricciardo 307 -31 -1.9 ±0
Hulkenberg 357 Gutierrez 385 +28 +1.8 +0.8
Vettel 363 Webber 336 -27 -1.6 +0.1
Pic 200 van der Garde 211 +11 +1.2 -0.1
Bianchi 160 Chilton 170 +10 +1.1 ±0
Räikkönen 300 Grosjean 285 -15 -1 ±0
Maldonado 357 Bottas 368 +11 +0.6 ±0
Hamilton 369 Rosberg 366 -3 -0.2 +0.1
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has done more laps overall.



Practice two - laps completed

Name Laps Name Laps Difference Average Change in avg.
Pic 646 van der Garde 596 -50 -2.6 +0.2
Vettel 604 Webber 648 +44 +2.3 +0.3
Maldonado 591 Bottas 634 +43 +2.3 ±0
Hamilton 650 Rosberg 686 +36 +1.9 +0.1
Hulkenberg 684 Gutierrez 551 -33 -1.7 ±0
Button 594 Perez 571 -23 -1.2 +0.2
Räikkönen 549 Grosjean 528 -21 -1.2 ±0
Vergne 629 Ricciardo 608 -21 -1.1 +0.6
Sutil 597 Di Resta 617 +20 +1.1 +0.2
Bianchi 535 Chilton 522 -13 -0.7 +0.1
Alonso 610 Massa 612 +2 +0.1 -0.1
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has done more laps overall.



Practice three - laps completed

Name Laps Name Laps Difference Average Change in avg.
Maldonado 293 Bottas 322 +29 +1.5 ±0
Hamilton 294 Rosberg 314 +20 +1.3 ±0
Bianchi 326 Chilton 306 -20 -1.1 +0.1
Hulkenberg 324 Gutierrez 343 +19 +1.1 +0.3
Button 276 Perez 260 -16 -0.9 ±0
Vergne 298 Ricciardo 315 +17 +0.8 +0.2
Vettel 294 Webber 308 +14 +0.7 ±0
Sutil 305 Di Resta 293 -12 -0.6 ±0
Pic 340 van der Garde 350 +10 +0.5 -0.1
Räikkönen 289 Grosjean 281 -8 -0.5 ±0
Alonso 262 Massa 255 -7 -0.4 ±0
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has done more laps overall.



Qualification - average position (Click names to see graphs)

Name Position Name Position Difference
Hulkenberg 9.8 Gutierrez 15.7 +5.9
Vergne 13.6 Ricciardo 10.6 -3
Vettel 2.1 Webber 3.9 +1.8
Maldonado 16.4 Bottas 15.1 -1.3
Alonso 6.1 Massa 7.4 +1.3
Hamilton 3.2 Rosberg 4.4 +1.2
Bianchi 19.8 Chilton 21 +1.2
Räikkönen 7.4 Grosjean 8.1 +0.7
Button 10.6 Perez 10.9 +0.3
Pic 19.9 van der Garde 19.7 -0.2
Sutil 12.6 Di Resta 12.7 +0.1




Qualification - best lap time

Name No. Name No. Cumulative difference Average difference Change in avg.
Hulkenberg 18 Gutierrez 1 +15.507 +0.816 +0.031
Bianchi 17 Chilton 1 +10.521 +0.585 ±0
Vettel 17 Webber 2 +9.690 +0.510 +0.032
Vergne 4 Ricciardo 15 -6.339 -0.334 +0.017
Maldonado 7 Bottas 12 -6.440 -0.339 -0.013
Sutil 7 Di Resta 12 +5.907 +0.311 -0.061
Räikkönen 10 Grosjean 6 +4.629 +0.289 ±0
Hamilton 11 Rosberg 8 +3.606 +0.190 -0.042
Pic 11 van der Garde 8 -2.871 -0.151 +0.035
Alonso 10 Massa 8 +4.008 +0.223 +0.021
Button 9 Perez 10 +4.558 +0.240 -0.015
Times used from last session where both drivers participated.
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has been slower.

Exclusions

Marussia - Bianchi's engine failed in Monaco.
Ferrari - Massa did not take part in Monaco.
Lotus - Räikkönen DQ in Abu Dhabi, DNS in USA, Brazil.



Qualification - speed trap

Name No. Speed Name No. Speed Difference
Vettel 6 292.9 Webber 12 296.1 +3.2
Räikkönen 11 308.6 Grosjean 5 307.5 -1.1
Hulkenberg 11 298 Gutierrez 6 288 -10
Hamilton 10 298.7 Rosberg 6 298.5 -0.2
Maldonado 7 298.8 Bottas 10 292.1 -6.7
Sutil 8 304.8 Di Resta 11 299.9 -4.9
Alonso 10 301.8 Massa 7 297.9 -3.9
Bianchi 7 284.8 Chilton 10 283.2 -1.6
Button 8 296.5 Perez 10 298.6 +2.1
Pic 8 290 van der Garde 10 288.6 -1.4
Vergne 9 293.7 Ricciardo 10 288.9 -4.8
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has been faster overall.

Exclusions

Ferrari - Massa did not participate in Monaco.
Sauber - Speeds not comparable due to postponed Q2 in Australia.
Williams - Speeds not comparable due to postponed Q2 in Australia.
Marussia - Bianchi did not set a time due to engine failure in Monaco.
Lotus - Räikkönen did not participate in USA, Brazil.



Race - No. of times finished ahead

Name No. Name No.
Vettel 15 Webber 0
Alonso 15 Massa 2
Bianchi 14 Chilton 2
Hulkenberg 13 Gutierrez 2
Button 12 Perez 5
Räikkönen 9 Grosjean 5
Sutil 5 Di Resta 9
Pic 8 van der Garde 4
Maldonado 9 Bottas 6
Vergne 4 Ricciardo 6
Hamilton 7 Rosberg 8
Results influenced by factors other than driver error are not included.

Exclusions

Force India - wheel nut failure in Malaysia, hydraulics failure in Hungary, collisions in Korea. Di Resta - collision in Belgium. Sutil - collision in USA.
STR - Mechanical failure in Korea. Ricciardo exhaust failure in Australia, Malaysia; crash in Monaco. Vergne - collision in Bahrain, Spain; tyre failure in GB; hydraulic failure in Germany; transmission failure in Italy.
Mercedes - Rosberg electrical failure in Australia, suspension failure in China, DNF in Hungary. Hamilton damage in Japan.
Ferrari - Alonso front wing failure in Malaysia. Massa suspension failure in Monaco, gearbox failure in Germany.
Caterham - DNF in India. vd Garde wheel off in Spain, damage in Canada, crash in Japan. Pic DNF in Monaco, Belgium, Brazil.
Sauber - Hulkenberg fuel system failure in Australia, DNF in India. Both DNF in Canada. Gutierrez's DNF in Hungary.
RBR - Webber wheel off in China, collision in Korea, alternator in India. Vettel gearbox failure in GB.
Lotus - Grosjean suspension failure in Spain; pneumatics failure in Singapore. Räikkönen brake failure in Belgium; DNS in USA, Brazil.
McLaren - Button wheel failure in Malaysia. Perez tyre failure in GB.
Williams - Maldonado KERS failure in Malaysia, crash in Monaco. Bottas' DNF in Hungary, Brazil.
Marussia - Bianchi brake failure in Monaco, engine failure in Germany, crash in Japan.



Race - best lap time

Name No. Name No. Cumulative difference Average difference Change in avg.
Alonso 14 Massa 3 +9.532 +0.561 +0.026
Sutil 12 Di Resta 1 +6.141 +0.472 +0.027
Vergne 10 Ricciardo 3 +6.379 +0.491 -0.025
Bianchi 12 Chilton 5 +3.838 +0.227 -0.041
Pic 8 van der Garde 4 +4.464 +0.372 ±0
Maldonado 7 Bottas 11 -9.057 -0.503 -0.012
Räikkönen 9 Grosjean 6 +6.779 +0.452 ±0
Button 8 Perez 11 +5.355 +0.282 -0.027
Hulkenberg 9 Gutierrez 7 -0.004 +0.000 -0.018
Hamilton 7 Rosberg 9 -1.151 -0.072 -0.012
Vettel 8 Webber 7 +4.217 +0.281 -0.034
Non representative times and results influenced by factors other than driver error are not included.
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has been slower.

Exclusions

Force India - wheel nut failure in Malaysia, hydraulics failure in Hungary, collisions in Korea. Di Resta - collision in Belgium, Italy. Sutil - collision in USA.
STR - Mechanical failures in Korea. Ricciardo exhaust failure in Australia, Malaysia. Vergne tyre failure in GB, hydraulic failure in Germany; transmission failure in Italy.
Mercedes - Rosberg electrical failure in Australia, suspension failure in China. Hamilton damage in Japan.
Ferrari - Alonso front wing failure in Malaysia. Massa gearbox failure in Germany.
Caterham - DNF in India. vd Garde wheel off in Spain, damage in Canada, crash in Japan. Pic DNF in Monaco, Belgium, Brazil.
Sauber - Gutierrez crash in China, DNF in Hungary. Hulkenberg fuel system failure in Australia.
RBR - Webber wheel off in China, collision in Korea, alternator in India. Vettel gearbox failure in GB.
Lotus - Grosjean suspension failure in Spain. Räikkönen brake failure in Belgium, no time in Abu Dhabi, DNS in USA, Brazil.
Marussia - Bianchi engine failure in Germany, crash in Japan.
Williams - Bottas' DNF in Hungary.



WDC - GP weekends ahead in standing

Name No. Name No.
Vettel 19 Webber 0
Räikkönen 19 Grosjean 0
Hamilton 19 Rosberg 0
Hulkenberg 18 Gutierrez 0
Button 18 Perez 0
Alonso 18 Massa 1
Sutil 2 Di Resta 17
Maldonado 8 Bottas 2
Vergne 7 Ricciardo 11
Bianchi 0 Chilton 0
Pic 0 van der Garde 0



WDC - points

Name No. Name No. Dev. from 50% Current difference Average difference Change in avg.
Hulkenberg 51 Gutierrez 6 39.5 -45 -2.4 -0.1
Maldonado 1 Bottas 4 30 +3 +0.2 ±0
Alonso 242 Massa 112 18.4 -130 -6.8 -0.1
Vettel 397 Webber 199 16.6 -198 -10.4 +0.2
Sutil 29 Di Resta 48 12.3 +19 +1 -0.1
Räikkönen 183 Grosjean 114 11.6 -69 -3.6 +0.5
Vergne 13 Ricciardo 20 10.6 +7 +0.4 +0.1
Button 73 Perez 49 9.8 -24 -1.3 -0.2
Hamilton 189 Rosberg 171 2.5 -18 -0.9 +0.5
Bianchi 0 Chilton 0 0 ±0 ±0 ±0
Pic 0 van der Garde 0 0 ±0 ±0 ±0
+ve current difference means that the 2nd driver has gained more points overall.



Places gained or lost from starting position

Name Cumulative Name Cumulative Difference Average difference Change in avg.
Hulkenberg -19 Gutierrez +43 +62 +3.3 -0.3
Räikkönen +26 Grosjean -27 -53 -2.8 -0.5
Alonso +19 Massa -20 -39 -2.1 -0.1
Vettel -12 Webber -35 -23 -1.2 +0.1
Button +27 Perez +4 -23 -1.2 ±0
Vergne -12 Ricciardo -33 -21 -1.1 +0.4
Hamilton -42 Rosberg -24 +18 +0.9 +0.1
Maldonado +30 Bottas +13 -17 -0.9 -0.2
Pic +42 van der Garde +26 -16 -0.8 +0.3
Bianchi +38 Chilton +43 +5 +0.3 ±0
Sutil +7 Di Resta +6 -1 -0.1 ±0
+ve difference means that the 2nd driver has gained more places overall.