Italian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton wins Italian GP, becomes world championship leader

Lewis Hamilton wins Italian GP, becomes world championship leader

This was Hamilton’s sixth win of the season. It was also the fourth victory at Monza and the 59th triumph overall to complete a perfect weekend for the Brit.

Sep 03, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton claims 69th pole in Monza to break Michael Schumacher's long standing world record

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton claims 69th pole in Monza to break Michael Schumacher's long standing world record

Schumacher had set the record back in July 2006 at Magny-Cours, France. However, his record of 91 victories and seven world titles is still a distant dream for Hamilton.

Sep 02, 2017, 23:05 PM IST
Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton takes record 69th pole, rain spoils Ferrari`s 70th birthday party preparations

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton takes record 69th pole, rain spoils Ferrari`s 70th birthday party preparations

The Mercedes driver was more than a second quicker than Red Bull`s Max Verstappen, the second fastest in a much-delayed session that ended more than three and a half hours after it started.

Sep 02, 2017, 21:48 PM IST
Valtteri Bottas edges Lewis Hamilton in Italian GP practice, Ferrari close gap

Valtteri Bottas edges Lewis Hamilton in Italian GP practice, Ferrari close gap

World championship leader Sebastian Vettel was third quickest for Ferrari, one-tenth of a second adrift, as the two leading teams closed up at the top ahead of the Italian outfit`s annual home event.

Sep 01, 2017, 23:29 PM IST
Force India pair clear the air after Spa collision

Force India pair clear the air after Spa collision

They clashed twice at Spa, with Ocon squeezed towards the wall as he tried to pass Perez in the second incident that most upset the 20-year-old and led to a Twitter outburst against the Mexican.

Sep 01, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
Monza secures new 3-year-deal to host Italian Grand Prix

Monza secures new 3-year-deal to host Italian Grand Prix

The Italian Grand Prix was first held at Monza in 1921 and is the oldest race on the calendar.

Nov 29, 2016, 23:11 PM IST
F1 calendar leaves doubts over Germany, Canada and Brazil

F1 calendar leaves doubts over Germany, Canada and Brazil

Germany remains uncertain due to Hockenheim`s stated reluctance to host a grand prix other than in alternate years.

Sep 29, 2016, 08:31 AM IST
Bernie Ecclestone could stay on if F1 sale proceeds

Bernie Ecclestone could stay on if F1 sale proceeds

Ecclestone said before Sunday`s race that "honestly, sincerely" he did not know whether Liberty were buying into the sport and had nothing more to say.

Sep 05, 2016, 10:19 AM IST
Force India concede fourth place despite double points finish at Monza

Force India concede fourth place despite double points finish at Monza

Williams are back in fourth with 111 points, three more than Force India.

Sep 04, 2016, 20:42 PM IST
Italian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg wins at Monza as Lewis Hamilton suffers at start

Italian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg wins at Monza as Lewis Hamilton suffers at start

It was the first time in seven years that the race was not won by the driver starting from pole position.

Sep 04, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
F1 sale to Liberty Media to go ahead next week: Report

F1 sale to Liberty Media to go ahead next week: Report

Liberty Media will reportedly transfer the first of two tranches of payment in the $8.5 billion deal on Tuesday.

Sep 03, 2016, 23:07 PM IST
Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton flies to pole position at Monza

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton flies to pole position at Monza

Hamilton will be bidding on Sunday to register a hat-trick of Italian wins with his 50th career victory to enlarge his nine points lead in the title race ahead of Rosberg.

Sep 03, 2016, 18:50 PM IST
Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton tops Monza times ahead of Nico Rosberg, reboots title bid

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton tops Monza times ahead of Nico Rosberg, reboots title bid

On a hot late summer`s day at the old Autodromo Nazionale in Monza`s former royal park, the 31-year-old Briton clocked a best lap in one minute and 22.801 seconds to outpace German Rosberg by 0.193 seconds.

Sep 02, 2016, 22:18 PM IST
Italian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg leads Lewis Hamilton in first practice

Italian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg leads Lewis Hamilton in first practice

Hamilton leads Rosberg by nine points going into the last European race of the season but can hope to extend that on Sunday.

Sep 02, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
Felipe Massa to retire from F1 at end of season

Felipe Massa to retire from F1 at end of season

He finished runner-up to Lewis Hamilton in the 2008 world championship by 1 point.

Sep 01, 2016, 18:33 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton targets more Monza glory to aid title push

Lewis Hamilton targets more Monza glory to aid title push

The aftermath of that three-way shunt is likely to continue to reverberate at Monza as the drivers and teams try to prove their positions before moving on.

Sep 01, 2016, 10:25 AM IST
Former champion Jackie Stewart urges F1 caution on closed cockpits

Former champion Jackie Stewart urges F1 caution on closed cockpits

Triple world champion Jackie Stewart has urged Formula One to tread carefully before making any decision about introducing closed cockpits in the wake of recent race tragedies.

Sep 10, 2015, 10:20 AM IST
Toto Wolff asks for clarification on tyre rules

Toto Wolff asks for clarification on tyre rules

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has called for a clarification of the controversial rules surrounding tyre pressures and temperatures in the wake of Lewis Hamilton`s commanding victory in Sunday`s Italian Grand Prix.

Sep 07, 2015, 14:57 PM IST
Nico Rosberg has no intention of quitting

Nico Rosberg has no intention of quitting

Nico Rosberg has no intention of giving Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton an easy ride to his third world title despite falling 53 points behind him in the race for this year`s championship after Sunday`s Italian Grand Prix.

Sep 07, 2015, 14:55 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel makes emotional call for Monza to be retained

Sebastian Vettel makes emotional call for Monza to be retained

Sebastian Vettel risked another head-to-head confrontation with Formula One ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone on Sunday when he launched an emotional plea for the Italian Grand Prix to be retained on the calendar.

Sep 07, 2015, 12:43 PM IST