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Although Sebastian Vettel reached the podium at Monza, there wasn’t much for Ferrari to celebrate at their home grand prix.
Valtteri Bottas admits Mercedes could not have asked for a better Italian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton led home a 1-2 with Ferrari a distant third.<
Lewis Hamilton didn’t have a single challenger as he raced to the victory at the Italian GP, the first back-to-back winner of 2017, and the new championship leader.
It’s not often that a team is left asking where did that pace come from, normally it is why are we slow, but that’s the question that Williams faced after qualifying at Monza.
Such were the slippery conditions in qualifying for the Italian GP that Nico Hulkenberg says it “felt like driving on soap.”