For the first time in 36 years the first 5 rows in Monza without the Maranello team. The Finn between Hamilton and the triumph at Mugello that would ruin the 1000th Cavallino GP
They canceled the “party mode” but at Mercedes the party seems to never end. Even in a deserted Monza Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas enjoyed snatching the track record and the title of fastest driver in history: in the end, as often happens the Finn, more and more a Nordic copy of Rubens Barrichello at the time of Ferrari. Michael Schumacher once again had to bow to his teammate, the undisputed ruler of pole positions (94), for only 69 thousandths.