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ITALIAN GRAND PRIX RACE

LEWIS HAMILTON LEADS A MERCEDES ONE-TWO AT MONZA

WITH THE TOP THREE ALL USING IDENTICAL STRATEGIES

                                                                                                                           

ALTERNATIVE STRATEGY USED BY RED BULL’S DANIEL RICCIARDO

TO FINISH FOURTH FROM 16TH ON THE GRID

 

ONE-STOP STRATEGY FOR PRACTICALLY ALL THE DRIVERS ON THE FASTEST TRACK OF THE YEAR, WITH HIGH ENERGY LOADS

MARIO ISOLA - HEAD OF CAR RACING

“After an unpredictable weekend up to now, the race turned out exactly as we expected, with nearly all the drivers completing one-stop strategies. Daniel Ricciardo made excellent use of an alternative one-stop strategy to make up 12 places, and his fastest lap shows just how much quicker the car and tyre package is this year, despite the fact that Monza is mainly dominated by straights.”

BEST TIME BY COMPOUND

LONGEST STINT OF THE RACE

TRUTHOMETER

Lewis Hamilton won the race using one pit stop, going from supersoft to soft on lap 32, as anticipated. His team mate Valtteri Bottas followed an identical strategy, stopping one lap later and finishing five seconds behind Hamilton at the flag. Both used exactly the strategy we indicated as the winning one.

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