A decade of driver ratings - What we've learned

A decade of driver ratings - What we've learned

Autosport has now completed a decade of rating Formula 1 drivers after every grand prix. Who comes out best from our verdicts, and how are those rankings likely to change over the coming seasons as new stars rise?

Rating the performances of Formula 1 drivers is one of the most entertaining - and controversial - topics for fans and journalists.

Weighing up how well a driver has done given their circumstances, machinery and experience is a complicated task and there's always scope for disagreement. The readers' ratings last year agreed with Autosport's driver rater Edd Straw that Lewis Hamilton was the top performer of the season, but after that there were some key discrepancies.

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