So we've revealed to you our top ten stars of the F1 2010 World Championship campaign – but do you agree with our ranking? Here's your chance to have your say...
After much deliberation at the end of one of the most thrilling and unpredictable seasons in years – one sure to go down in history as a classic for the constant twists-and-turns in what was an enthralling title chase – we finally concluded that Sebastian Vettel's outstanding raw pace and mature composure under pressure in the fraught Abu Dhabi finale were enough to make the young German a worthy F1 World Champion, but perhaps you beg to differ..?
Do you think Ferrari
star Fernando Alonso
would have been a more deserving recipient of the crown, given the Spaniard's superb late-season challenge and the manner in which he truly galvanised the Scuderia
over the summer months to come out fighting in the closing stages. .?
How about Vettel's Red Bull
Racing team-mate Mark Webber, who led the way for the majority of proceedings and – when he was really on it – nobody could live with? Or maybe one of McLaren-Mercedes' two former title-winners – Lewis Hamilton
and Jenson Button
– caught your eye, with the former taking the duel for glory right down to the wire in the UAE, and the latter coping admirably and even shining in a situation that many had predicted could destroy him..?
Then there was Robert Kubica, who performed minor miracles for Renault, and Nico Rosberg
who likewise punched considerably above his weight early on for Mercedes Grand Prix, with a trio of podium finishes as he left his record-breaking team-mate and compatriot Michael Schumacher fairly trailing in his wake...
Whatever your views, make sure to share them right here, both by clicking on the link below and also in our comments forum.
Simply rate each of the 27 drivers with a score from one (poor) to ten (excellent) dependent upon how impressed you were with their performance this year – and before Christmas, we will publish a list of your top ten.
To cast your votes, click here