Following on from a tepid Spa weekend Formula 1 was shocked into life by a dramatic Italian Grand Prix which produced a surprise winner, an unusual podium and some pivotal moments in the 2020 title race. LUKE SMITH outlines the top talking points
You will be hard-pressed to find as shocking a result in Formula 1 since the turn of the millennium than the one offered in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza.
Pierre Gasly became the 109th grand prix winner in F1 world championship history with a stunning victory at Monza, coming completely out of the blue.
It was a race turned on its head by a safety car, a red flag and a penalty for Lewis Hamilton, who looked bound for a comfortable victory early on before a rare slip-up by Mercedes left him last by nearly 30