Max Verstappen also dominates the Italian GP, taking his fifth consecutive victory in the Formula 1 world championship in Monza. On the podium, next to the Red Bull driver, Charles Leclerc second with Ferrari and George Russell, third with Mercedes. Fourth place for Carlos Sainz’s other Red, who started from the penultimate row. The race ended under the safety car, due to a breakdown in Daniel Ricciardo’s McLaren, amid the whistles of the public.
Crowd of VIP guests today in Monza, starting with Fr.resident of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella. Welcomed in the paddok by the president of the ACI, Angelo Sticchi Damiani, to welcome the Head of State there were also the prefect and the Chief of Police of Monza, Patrizia Palmisani and Marco Odorisio. At the Fia hospitality, president Mattarella greeted the team managers of Red Bull, Mercedes and Ferrari, Christian Horner, Toto Wolff and Mattia Binotto, and then went to the Ferrari motorhome To sing the Italian anthem, just before the start, Andrea Bocelli.
“I have always been a patriot, there will be no particular pressure to sing in front of the head of state”, comments the singer. The public has been entering the facility since this morning. The president of Aci, Sticchi Damiani, did the honors.
Many VIPs, such as Gordon Ramsay, the Ferragnez, Iva Zanicchi and Albano Carrisi, Fabio Rovazzi and Francesca Michelin, but also Federica Pellegrini with her husband Matteo Giunta, fresh from the wedding. And again Prince Albert of Monaco, actors Hugh Grant and Liam Cunningham, Milan footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic and former players Patrice Evra, Fabio Cannavaro and Ciro Ferrara.
“Here in Monza there are really a lot of people, it is the freedom we were looking for – comments the starred chef Davide Oldani, on the return to Monza of the general public -. I met Lewis Hamilton, I was struck by his desire to always be there. I confess which was an emotion “.