2010 Italian Grand Prix articles on F1 Fanatic archive
Technical review: Italian Grand Prix 20th September 2010, 9:59
Guest writer John Beamer looks at the technical developments at the Italian Grand Prix. The fine balance involved in setting up a Formula 1 car was a major talking point at Monza as never before. It all revolved around the decisions teams had to make about whether to run their F-ducts or not – and [...]
Jamey Price watches the Italian Grand Prix at Monza 19th September 2010, 12:28
Ferrari fan and photographer Jamey Price was one of the thousands of fans cheering for a home win at Monza last weekend. Read about his experience at the Italian Grand Prix below and have a look at the fantastic photographs he took at Monza of the race and the historic track.
Hamilton: “I could have done some passing” 16th September 2010, 12:18
Lewis Hamilton think his low-downforce set-up for the Italian Grand Prix might have paid off had he not crashed out on the first lap of the race. Writing on his official website he said: You can look at the numbers forever, but, at some point, you’ve just got to get in the car and drive [...]
A dreadful start for Adrian Sutil saw him fall from 11th to last on the first lap at Monza. He explained what happened: I was just in the wrong place everywhere! The start was not particularly good, and in the first corner I think it was Rubens Barrichello who went a bit wide, and I [...]
Hülkenberg’s drive “his best to date” 14th September 2010, 16:15
Williams technical director Sam Michael said Nico Hülkenberg’s drive to seventh in the Italian Grand Prix was his best showing so far in Formula 1: Nico finished sixth in Budapest, but he was consistently strong throughout the whole weekend in Monza. I would say then that, yes, his overall performance was his best to date. [...]
The Italian Grand Prix has tightened the championship up again with the top five drivers covered by 24 points heading into the final five races. Find all the F1 Fanatic Italian Grand Prix coverage in one place below – from Friday practice to the post-race review and our live comments on every session.
Who was the best driver of the Italian Grand Prix weekend? (Poll) 13th September 2010, 22:58
Which driver did the best job during the Italian Grand Prix weekend? See below for my pick of the best drivers in the Italian Grand Prix. Review each driver’s race weekend below and vote for who you thought was the most impressive driver.
Fernando Alonso enjoyed every Ferrari driver’s dream debut at Monza by winning from pole position – and capping it with the fastest lap of the race. He only made one mistake worthy of the name all race but had enough of a lead over Jenson Button to stay ahead and leap up to third in [...]
McLaren only got one car home for the third race in a row. This time it was Lewis Hamilton who failed to finish after banging wheels with Felipe Massa on lap one and coming off worst. Meanwhile Jenson Button came within a pit stop of what could have been a remarkable win with an unusual [...]
Sebastian Vettel bounced back from a mysterious car problem early in the race to claim fourth place by pitting on the final lap. Team mate Mark Webber further added to the team’s constructors’ championship lead with sixth place and put himself back in the lead of the drivers’ championship.