With Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull Racing having secured the F1 2013 titles in India, the attention now shifts to who will end up 'best of the rest' and following the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, both Fernando Alonso and Mercedes have strengthened their hold on the runners-up spots.
Alonso now leads Kimi Raikkonen, who failed to score at the Yas Marina, by 34 points, while Lewis Hamilton has cut the gap to the Finn and is now just 8 points back in P4.
In the Constructors' Championship, Mercedes increases its lead over Ferrari from 4 points to 11. Lotus remains fourth, but the gap to the Scuderia increases slightly, from 24 points to 26...
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