2012 Italian Grand Prix Thursday pictures

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Jerome D’Ambrosio and Ma Qing Hua settled into their new surroundings at Monza. Here’s pictures from Thursday ahead of the Italian Grand Prix.

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19 comments on 2012 Italian Grand Prix Thursday pictures

  1. CarolinaBlue704 (@carolinablue704) said on 6th September 2012, 20:14

    I’m definitely a fan of D’Ambrosio’s helmet.

  2. George (@george) said on 6th September 2012, 20:36

    I miss MB :(

  3. Bullfrog (@bullfrog) said on 6th September 2012, 21:09

    Gotta love the old banking, it’s so atmospheric.

    I wish they’d leave the deadly old sections of track in place at other venues. At Silverstone, Bridge corner is still there (until they stick a hotel on it or whatever), and you can see why they wouldn’t run the bikes through there! But it’s a pity they haven’t left a reminder of the old Becketts corner behind the grandstand, for example.

  4. Carlitox (@carlitox) said on 6th September 2012, 22:43

    Don’t ask me why but I fell in love with Ma Qing Hua’s helmet. Impressive IMO.

  5. Enigma (@enigma) said on 6th September 2012, 23:11

    I’m fairly disappointed with D’Ambrosio’s helmet, his 2011 was fantastic.

  6. xivizmath (@xivizmath) said on 6th September 2012, 23:42

    That’s a nice helmet from Ma. Reminds me of Kubica’s.

  7. Traverse Mark Senior (@) said on 7th September 2012, 0:25

    I like Ma Qing Hua helmet, but I love Kimi’s shades.
    Also, I like the fact that unlike many other teams merchandise, the Lotus cap actually has the team logo on the front.

    • I know what you mean, it really annoys me how I wear my McLaren cap everyday at work, and most people think I REALLY like vodafone, or its to do with football…. there is only the odd F1 fan who actually knows what it is :(

      Where as if I had a Ferrari cap… everyone would recognise what it was

  8. AndrewTanner (@andrewtanner) said on 7th September 2012, 21:13

    Ah, the old banking. I was lucky enough to get on it last year :)

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