The 2009 Formula One season was the 60th to take place. The season consisted of 17 rounds starting on the 29th March with the Australian Grand Prix to the 1st November at the Abu Dhabi grand prix. 20 teams started the grid in Australia, the only team change was Honda becoming Brawn GP. Jenson Button clinched the Driver's championship at the Brazilian Grand Prix, with Brawn GP also clinching the constructors title.
 Drivers Championship
|Jenson Button (World Champion)||95|
 Constructors Championship
|Brawn (Constructors Champion)||172|
 Race Calendar
 Driver Changes
Sebastien Bourdais was replaced by Jaimie Alguersuari after a string of disappointing results at Toro Rosso. Nelson Piquet Jr. was dropped for the European grand prix and it has been announced that Romain Grosjean will replaced him at Renault.
At the start of the season there was alot of hope for the new 'speed boost' system but at the moment only Ferrari and McLaren are using it. BMW, the main backers of this dropped it after a few races. At the moment plans are to scrap it for the 2010 Season.