1
Nico Rosberg
Mercedes
385 pts
2
Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes
380 pts
3
Daniel Ricciardo
Red Bull
256 pts
1
Mercedes
765 pts
Nico Rosberg is the 2016 Formula 1 World Champion. Rosberg won 9 out of 21 races and scored a total of 385 points. With 5 points behind Lewis Hamilton finished the season in second place and Sebastian Vettel as third. Mercedes won the 2016 Formula 1 constructor championship, with a total of 765 points.
The season started with the 2016 Australian Grand Prix on March 20th. The last race of the season was the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 27th.
Number of races
21 races
First race
Australian Grand Prix (March 20th)
Last race
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (November 27th)
Most wins
Lewis Hamilton (10)
Most pole positions
Lewis Hamilton (12)
Most podiums
Lewis Hamilton (17)
Most top 5 finishes
Nico Rosberg (19)
Most points finishes
Daniel Ricciardo (20)
Nico Rosberg (20)
Most fastest laps
Nico Rosberg (6)
Most DNF's
Jenson Button (6)

2016 standings

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
#6 Nico Rosberg
Mercedes 9 16 385
2
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes 10 17 380 -5
3
#3 Daniel Ricciardo
Red Bull 1 8 256 -129
4
#5 Sebastian Vettel
Ferrari 7 212 -173
5
#33 Max Verstappen
Red Bull 1 7 204 -181
6
#7 Kimi Räikkönen
Ferrari 4 186 -199
7
#11 Sergio Pérez
Force India 2 101 -284
8
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Williams 1 85 -300
9
#27 Nico Hülkenberg
Force India 72 -313
10
#14 Fernando Alonso
McLaren 54 -331
11
#19 Felipe Massa
Williams 53 -332
12
#55 Carlos Sainz
Toro Rosso 46 -339
13
#8 Romain Grosjean
Haas F1 Team 29 -356
14
#26 Daniil Kvyat
Toro Rosso 1 25 -360
15
#22 Jenson Button
McLaren 21 -364
16
#20 Kevin Magnussen
Renault 7 -378
17
#12 Felipe Nasr
Sauber 2 -383
18
#30 Jolyon Palmer
Renault 1 -384
19
#94 Pascal Wehrlein
Manor Marussia 1 -384
20
#2 Stoffel Vandoorne
McLaren 1 -384
21
#21 Esteban Gutiérrez
Haas F1 Team 0 -385
22
#9 Marcus Ericsson
Sauber 0 -385
23
#31 Esteban Ocon
Manor Marussia 0 -385
24
#88 Rio Haryanto
Manor Marussia 0 -385
Pos Team Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1 Mercedes 19 33 765
2 Red Bull 2 16 468 -297
3 Ferrari 11 398 -367
4 Force India 2 173 -592
5 Williams 1 138 -627
6 McLaren 76 -689
7 Toro Rosso 63 -702
8 Haas F1 Team 29 -736
9 Renault 8 -757
10 Sauber 2 -763
11 Manor Marussia 1 -764

2016 schedule

Date Race Winner 2nd 3rd Pole position
Mar 20th
Australian Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton
Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton
Apr 3rd
Bahrain Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Kimi Räikkönen
Lewis Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton
Apr 17th
Chinese Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Sebastian Vettel
Daniil Kvyat
Nico Rosberg
May 1st
Russian Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton
Kimi Räikkönen
Nico Rosberg
May 15th
Spanish Grand Prix
#33 Max Verstappen
Kimi Räikkönen
Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton
May 29th
Monaco Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Daniel Ricciardo
Sergio Pérez
Daniel Ricciardo
Jun 12th
Canadian Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Sebastian Vettel
Valtteri Bottas
Lewis Hamilton
Jun 19th
European Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Sebastian Vettel
Sergio Pérez
Nico Rosberg
Jul 3rd
Austrian Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Max Verstappen
Kimi Räikkönen
Lewis Hamilton
Jul 10th
British Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Max Verstappen
Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton
Jul 24th
Hungarian Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Daniel Ricciardo
Nico Rosberg
Jul 31st
German Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Daniel Ricciardo
Max Verstappen
Nico Rosberg
Aug 28th
Belgian Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Daniel Ricciardo
Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Sep 4th
Italian Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton
Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton
Sep 18th
Singapore Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Daniel Ricciardo
Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Oct 2nd
Malaysian Grand Prix
#3 Daniel Ricciardo
Max Verstappen
Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton
Oct 9th
Japanese Grand Prix
#6 Nico Rosberg
Max Verstappen
Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Oct 23rd
United States Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Daniel Ricciardo
Lewis Hamilton
Oct 30th
Mexican Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Daniel Ricciardo
Lewis Hamilton
Nov 13th
Brazilian Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Max Verstappen
Lewis Hamilton
Nov 27th
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg
Sebastian Vettel
Lewis Hamilton