Highest number of drivers to lead the WDC during the season

WDC Leaders # Seasons Factor Points % Seasons Cummulative %
6 1 10 1% 1%
4 6 8 9% 10%
3 20 6 30% 40%
2 23 34% 75%
1 17 25% 100%

2010 takes the honours on this factor with 6 drivers leading the championship at various points during the season

  • 25% of all seasons have had a single driver lead the championship from start to finish
  • The 70’s and 80’s were the stand outs
    • No seasons with only one leader
    • 4 of the 6 seasons with 4 unique leaders in the sport’s history occur in this period