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  • Lewis Hamilton won the Portuguese Grand Prix and is listed at -225 to win the 2021 Drivers Championship
  • See the winners of every 2021 Formula 1 Grand Prix, along with notable odds movement all season long

We’ve been tracking the 2021 Formula 1 Drivers’ Championship odds for all drivers since they became available and have charted them on this page. The graphs below are generated by calculating the average from a selection of our most trusted sportsbooks.

Top Formula 1 Drivers Championship Contenders

  • [May 3]: Lewis Hamilton won the Portuguese Grand Prix, with Max Verstappen finishing P2 and Valtteri Bottas finishing P3. Hamilton’s odds to win the Drivers Championship have shortened from -145 to -228.
  • [Apr 19]: Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won the Italian Grand Prix this past weekend. Lewis Hamilton finished second, and Lando Norris finished third. Verstappen’s average odds to win the Drivers Championship have shortened from +148 to +105.
  • [Mar 29]: After qualifying P2, Lewis Hamilton narrowly beat Red Bull’s Max Verstappen at the Bahrain Grand Prix to claim the first victory of the year. Believe it or not, Hamilton’s odds to win the Drivers Championship have shortened from -191 to -171.
  •  [Mar 22]: Red Bull’s Max Verstappen narrows in on favorite Lewis Hamilton to win the 2021 Drivers Champion. Verstappen’s average odds have shortened from +500 to +228 with just under a week to go before the 2021 F1 season starts.
  • [Mar 1]: As the 2021 F1 season approaches there has been little odds movement. McLaren’s Daniel Ricciardo’s average odds have shortened from +7200 to +6033, while Lando Norris’ odds increased from +8200 to +9333.
  • [Jan 18]: Lewis Hamilton remains a heavy favorite, however, Williams’ George Russell has seen his average odds shorten from +3367 to +2367.
  • [Dec 21]: Odds have been listed for the 2021 F1 Drivers’ Championship for Sergio Perez and Yuki Tsunoda. Perez has signed with Red Bull Racing, while Tsunoda has signed with AlphaTauri Racing for the 2021 F1 season.
  • [Dec 15]: Lewis Hamilton has opened as the odds-on favorite to win his eighth career F1 Drivers’ Championship. Max Verstappen and Valterri Bottas are behind Hamilton with average odds of +500.

2021 Formula 1 Drivers Championship Odds

Driver Odds at DraftKings
Lewis Hamilton -225
Max Verstappen +165
Valtteri Bottas +2500
Sergio Perez +3300
Charles Leclerc +15000
Lando Noris +15000
Daniel Ricciardo +25000
Carlos Sainz Jr. +25000
Pierre Gasly +50000
Yuki Tsunoda +100000
Fernando Alonso +100000
Esteban Ocon +100000
Sebastian Vettel +200000
Lance Stroll +200000
George Russell +300000
Kimi Raikkonen +300000
Antonio Giovinazzi +300000
Nicholas Latifi +500000
Nikita Mazepin +750000
Mick Schumacher +750000

Odds as of May 3rd

Formula 1 Drivers Championship Odds for Past Winners

Lewis Hamilton won his seventh Drivers’ Championship in 2020, tying Michael Schumacher. The Red Baron won seven titles, including five straight from 2000-04.

Past 10 Formula 1 Drivers Championship Winners

Year Driver
2010 Sebastian Vettel
2011 Sebastian Vettel
2012 Sebastian Vettel
2013 Sebastian Vettel
2014 Lewis Hamilton
2015 Lewis Hamilton
2016 Nico Rosberg
2017 Lewis Hamilton
2018 Lewis Hamilton
2019 Lewis Hamilton
2020 Lewis Hamilton

Only four men have won the Formula 1 Drivers’ Championship over the past decade.

Formula 1 Drivers Championship Odds By Team

Drivers across ten different teams will be participating in the competition for 2021. Young up and comers Yuki Tsunoda, Nikita Mazepin, and Mick Schumacher will be making the leap to Formula 1 in 2021. Mick Schumacher is the son of former Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher.

2021 Formula 1 Schedule and Results

Event Date Winner
Bahrain Grand Prix March 28th, 2021 Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
Italian Grand Prix April 18th, 2021 Max Verstappen (Red Bull)
Portugal Grand Prix May 2nd, 2021 Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
Spanish Grand Prix May 9th, 2021 N/A
Monaco Grand Prix May 23rd, 2021 N/A
Azerbaijan Grand Prix June 6th, 2021 N/A
Turkish Grand Prix June 13th, 2021 N/A
France Grand Prix June 27th, 2021 N/A
Austrian Grand Prix July 4th, 2021 N/A
British Grand Prix July 18th, 2021 N/A
Hungarian Grand Prix August 1st, 2021 N/A
Belgian Grand Prix August 29th, 2021 N/A
Dutch Grand Prix September 5th, 2021 N/A
Italian Grand Prix September 12th, 2021 N/A
Russian Grand Prix September 26th, 2021 N/A
Singapore Grand Prix October 3rd, 2021 N/A
Japanese Grand Prix October 10th, 2021 N/A
United States Grand Prix October 24th, 2021 N/A
Mexican Grand Prix October 31st, 2021 N/A
Brazilian Grand Prix November 7th, 2021 N/A
Australian Grand Prix November 21st, 2021 N/A
Saudi Arabian Grand Prix December 5th, 2021 N/A
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix December 12th, 2021 N/A

Archived F1 Drivers’ Championship Odds: 2020, 2019

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