Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull have captured the drivers' and
constructors' championships in each of the past four seasons.
Paris, France (SportsNetwork.com) -
Formula One's governing body, the FIA, revealed numerous regulation changes, which include awarding double points for next year's season-ending race in Abu Dhabi.
The FIA said in a release on Monday that "double drivers' and constructors' points will be awarded at the final race of the Formula One season in order to maximize focus on the championship until the end of the campaign." The winner of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, scheduled for Nov. 23, will receive 50 points instead of 25 points.
Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull have won the drivers' and constructors' championships in each of the past four seasons. This year, Vettel and his team clinched the titles with three race remaining.