1997 Formula 1 standings

Listed below are the final championship standings for the 1997 Formula 1 season. Jacques Villeneuve was crowned Champion for Williams with a total of 81 points and seven race victories, with Michael Schumacher claiming the runner-up spot as Heinz-Harald Frentzen, David Coulthard and Jean Alesi completed the top five.

Drivers' Championship

# Driver   Points
1.  Jacques Villeneuve Williams 81
2.  Michael Schumacher Ferrari 78
3.  Heinz-Harald Frentzen Williams 42
4.  David Coulthard McLaren 36
5.  Jean Alesi Benetton 36
6.  Mika Häkkinen McLaren 27
7.  Gerhard Berger Benetton 27
8.  Eddie Irvine Ferrari 24
9.  Giancarlo Fisichella Jordan 20
10.  Olivier Panis Prost 16
11.  Johnny Herbert Sauber 15
12.  Ralf Schumacher Jordan 13
13.  Damon Hill Arrows 7
14.  Rubens Barrichello Stewart 6
15.  Alexander Wurz Benetton 4
16.  Jarno Trulli Prost 3
17.  Pedro Diniz Arrows 2
18.  Mika Salo Tyrrell 2
19.  Shinji Nakano Prost 2
20.  Nicola Larini Sauber 1
21.  Jan Magnussen Stewart 0
22.  Jos Verstappen Tyrrell 0
23.  Gianni Morbidelli Sauber 0
24.  Noberto Fontana Sauber 0
25.  Ukyo Katayama Minardi 0
26.  Tarso Marques Minardi 0
27.  Vincenzo Sospiri Lola 0
28.  Ricardo Rosset Lola 0

Constructors' Championship

# Team Points
1.  Williams 123
2.  Ferrari 102
3.  Benetton 67
4.  McLaren 63
5.  Jordan 33
6.  Prost 21
7.  Sauber 16
8.  Arrows 9
9.  Stewart 6
10.  Tyrrell 2
11.  Minardi 0
12.  Lola 0