|The 4 in :|
*Fernando Alonso: steadily increasing since the gp monza Alonso has made a very successful operation on Sunday by winning the first GP of Korea, ran under hellish conditions, and taking the drivers championship lead with 11pts ahead of Webber .The Spaniard is more than ever a favorite for the title.
*Lewis Hamilton: After several unsuccessful hamilton gp found the podium and puts 3rd in the drivers' standings. However we can note that mclaren did not really was able to worry about Red Bull and Ferrari this Weekend .
*Felipe Massa: Brazilian driver finally found the podium and clears his last two rather poor results also offering valuable points for Ferrari in the constructors' championship .
*michael schumacher: since returning to competition this 4th place is by far his best result in a race well run smoothly. In addition he offers a lot of points to mercedes to keep the 4th place in the constructor championship .
The 2 out :
*Mark Webber: Red Bull driver has blown his last joker in Korea with a personal error that caused his abandonement. Now with Alonso 11pts, new leader, the title is not lost but no errors are allowed.
*Sebastian Vettel: with the pole and leading the race, Vettel was overtaken by Alonso and Hamilton and then gave up on engine failure. Now Alonso has 25pts and at 14pts from his teammate the title is not over again but there are no room for error.