Yvan Muller and Chevrolet have continued their dominance in the WTCC Drivers' and Manufacturers' Standings

Current championship standings of the 2012 FIA World Touring Car Championship after the completion of the Race of Brazil (Round 8):


2012 FIA WTCC Drivers’ Championship Standings:

Driver Team Points  
1. Yvan Muller FRA RML Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 287  
2. Robert Huff GBR RML Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 270  
3. Alain Menu SUI RML Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 250  
4. Gabriele Tarquini ITA Lukoil Racing SEAT León WTCC SEAT 160
5. Tom Coronel NED ROAL Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 150
6. Norbert Michelisz HUN Zengõ Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 118
7. Pepe Oriola ESP Tuenti Racing Team SEAT León WTCC SEAT 107
8. Stefano D’Aste ITA Wiechers-Sport BMW 320TC BMW 84  
9. Mehdi Bennani MOR Proteam Racing BMW 320TC BMW 47
10. Tiago Monteiro POR Tuenti Racing SEAT/SUNRED León SEAT 47
11. Franz Engstler DEU Liqui Moly Engstler BMW 320TC BMW 40  
12. Alberto Cerqui ITA ROAL Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 37  
13. Alex MacDowell GBR Bamboo Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 36  
14. Aleksei Dudukalo RUS Lukoil Racing SEAT León WTCC SEAT 23  
15. Michel Nykjær DEN Bamboo Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 20  
16. Darryl O’Young HKG Special Tune Racing SEAT León WTCC SEAT 17
17. Rickard Rydell SWE Chevrolet Sweden Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 14
18. James Nash GBR Team Aon Ford Focus S2000 TC Ford 12
19. Tom Chilton GBR Team Aon Ford Focus S2000 TC Ford 7
20. Tom Boardman GBR Special Tune Racing SEAT León WTCC SEAT 4
21. Gábor Wéber HUN Zengõ Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 3
22. Fernando Monje ESP SUNRED Engineering SEAT León SEAT 1
23. Isaac Tutumlu ESP Proteam Racing BMW 320TC BMW 0
=. James Thompson GBR TMS Sport Lada Granta WTCC Lada 0
=. Pasquale di Sabatino ITA Bamboo Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 0
=. Charles Ka-Ki Ng HKG Liqui Moly Engstler BMW 320TC BMW 0
=. Andrea Barlesi BEL SUNRED Engineering SEAT León SEAT 0

Championship points are awarded: 25-18-15-12-10-8-6-4-2-1 for the top-ten finishers and 5-4-3-2-1 for the fastest five qualifiers in Q2.


2012 FIA WTCC Yokohama Independent Drivers’ Championship Standings:

Driver Team Points  
1. Norbert Michelisz HUN Zengõ Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 111
2. Pepe Oriola ESP Tuenti Racing Team SEAT León WTCC SEAT 106
3. Stefano D’Aste ITA Wiechers-Sport BMW 320TC BMW 75  
4. Alex MacDowell GBR Bamboo Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 63
5. Franz Engstler DEU Liqui Moly Engstler BMW 320TC BMW 58
6. Alberto Cerqui ITA ROAL Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 50  
7. Mehdi Bennani MOR Proteam Racing BMW 320TC BMW 49  
8. Darryl O’Young HKG Special Tune Racing SEAT León WTCC SEAT 34  
9. Aleksei Dudukalo RUS Lukoil Racing SEAT León WTCC SEAT 25  
10. Michel Nykjær DEN Bamboo Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 20  
11. Gábor Wéber HUN Zengõ Motorsport BMW 320TC BMW 15
12. Pasquale di Sabatino ITA Bamboo Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T Chevrolet 12
13. Tom Boardman GBR Special Tune Racing SEAT León SEAT 11
14. Charles Ka-Ki Ng HKG Liqui Moly Engstler BMW 320TC BMW 8
15. Fernando Monje ESP SUNRED Engineering SEAT León WTCC SEAT 5
16. Isaac Tutumlu ESP Proteam Racing BMW 320TC BMW 3
=. Andrea Barlesi BEL SUNRED Engineering SEAT León SEAT 3

Championship points are awarded: 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1 for the top-eight finishers, with a bonus point awarded to the driver who sets the fastest race lap.


2012 FIA WTCC Manufacturers’ and Independent Teams’ Championship Standings:

Manufacturer Points     Independent Team Points
1. Chevrolet Chevrolet 673   1. ROAL Motorsport BMW 127
2. BMW Customer Racing BMW 430   2. Tuenti Racing SEAT 113
3. SEAT Racing Technology SEAT 425   3. Lukoil Racing Team SEAT 100
          4. Zengõ Motorsport BMW 81
          5. Wiechers-Sport BMW 54
          6. Bamboo Engineering Chevrolet 48
          6. Team Engstler BMW 34
          7. Proteam Racing BMW 33
          9. Special Tune Racing SEAT 18
          10. SUNRED Engineering SEAT 0

Manufacturers’ Championship points are awarded on a 25-18-15-12-10-8-6-4-2-1 basis for the first ten places in each race. However, only the results obtained by the best two cars classified per manufacturer in each race are counted. All the other cars of that same manufacturer are invisible as far as scoring points is concerned.

For Independent Trophy Teams’ Championship, the points are awarded: 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1 for the top-eight finishers, with a bonus point awarded to the team whose driver sets the fastest race lap.

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