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Vettel takes third Monza win despite gearbox scare 8th September 2013, 20:54
Sebastian Vettel denied the Ferrari faithful a home win at Monza and delivered another blow to his rivals’ title hopes with his sixth win of the season.
Fernando Alonso admitted he needs Sebastian Vettel to post more retirements to bring him back into contention for the world championship.
The 2013 Italian Grand Prix in pictures.
As is normal at Monza, one-stop strategies were the order of the day for most drivers. Here are all the tyre stops and times from the Italian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen both both missed out on the top ten in qualifying and both suffered setbacks early in the race which left them making recovery drives.
The two Mercedes drivers set the fastest laps at Monza while race winner Sebastian Vettel only had the 12th fastest lap.
Nico Hulkenberg said he was surprised by how strong his Sauber was in the closing stages of the Italian Grand Prix.
Red Bull will conduct a tyre test for Pirelli at the Circuit de Catalunya next week with 2014 race driver Daniel Ricciardo likely to participate.
Sebastian Vettel scored his sixth win of the year at the circuit where he scored his maiden triumph five years ago.
Sebastian Vettel scored his third Italian Grand Prix win and added to his points lead over Fernando Alonso.