2005 MotoGP standings

Listed below are the final championship standings for the 2005 MotoGP season. Valentino Rossi was crowned Champion for Yamaha with a total of 370 points and 11 race victories, with Marco Melandri claiming the runner-up spot as Nicky Hayden, Colin Edwards and Max Biaggi completed the top five.

rider standings

# Driver   Points
1.  Valentino Rossi Gauloises Yamaha Team 370
2.  Marco Melandri Movistar Honda MotoGP 224
3.  Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda Team 206
4.  Colin Edwards Gauloises Yamaha Team 179
5.  Max Biaggi Repsol Honda Team 173
6.  Loris Capirossi Ducati Marlboro Team 157
7.  Sete Gibernau Movistar Honda MotoGP 152
8.  Alex Barros Camel Honda 149
9.  Carlos Checa Ducati Marlboro Team 138
10.  Shinya Nakano Kawasaki Racing Team 98
11.  Makoto Tamada Konica Minolta Honda 91
12.  Toni Elias Fortuna Yamaha 74
13.  John Hopkins Team Suzuki MotoGP 63
14.  Kenny Roberts Team Suzuki MotoGP 63
15.  Troy Bayliss Camel Honda 54
16.  Ruben Xaus Fortuna Yamaha 52
17.  Olivier Jacque Kawasaki Racing Team 28
18.  Roberto Rolfo Pramac d'Antín 25
19.  Alex Hofmann Kawasaki Racing Team 24
20.  James Ellison Blata WCM 14
21.  Jurgen van den Goorbergh Konica Minolta Honda 12
22.  Franco Battaini Blata WCM 11
23.  Chris Vermeulen Camel Honda 10
24.  Shane Byrne Camel Honda 8
25.  Ryuichi Kiyonari Camel Honda 4
26.  David Checa Fortuna Yamaha 4
27.  Tohru Ukawa Camel Honda 1
28.  Nobuatsu Aoki Team Suzuki MotoGP 0
29.  Shinichi Itoh Ducati Marlboro Team 0
30.  Naoki Matsudo Moriwaki Racing 0
31.  Jeremy McWilliams Team Roberts 0