Fastest F1 circuit in the Formula 1 world championship calendar, with an average speed of around 250 km/h, top runners can reach the top Speed 350 km/h here. Monza gives more overtaking opportunity. Also Pirelli support is very important because two long-straits features in Monza, the quickest runners possibly made late breaking, it will resulted more tyre degradation.
The car’s set-up is very different to other races; low-downforce set-up is matching for Monza characters specially its gives more advantage in long-straits, at the same time as it can cause troubles when the cars come into the chicanes.
Many changes made over the years to better safety for both drivers and spectators; the circuit faces criticism for its lack of run-off especially at the Variante Della Roggia turn. Well-known Ferrari fans, known as the Tifosi, turn the stands to a sea of red on race day, as they cheer on their team at their local circuit. Monza has a very special ambiance; the Italians often refer to it as “La Pista Magica” or the magic track.
Live Official links
Official Live Timing – Formula1.com
BBC Sports – Live F1 Reporting
Sky Sports Live updates – Skysports.com
BBC LIVE Radio 5 – 5 live Formula 1
Live text commentary – Autosport.com
Live Race Cast – Speedtv.com
McLaren Live updates – Mclaren.com