Sebastian Vettel can tighten the prop on Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton on Ferrari’s home Italian Lavish Prix this weekend and prepare a new entry in the document books.
If he can deliver Ferrari’ohydrates first Monza victory since The new year, Vettel will also equal British terrific Stirling Moss’s unique achievement for winning at the ‘Pista Magica’ with three different F1 teams from the 1950s.
Vettel, 17 points guiding Hamilton after a commanding win with Belgium last Sunday, has previously triumphed at Monza utilizing Toro Rosso and Red Bull and definitely will fancy his chances of this hat-trick at the super-fast track outside Milan.
Spa demonstrated Ferrari have the speed, whether or not Monza’s low-drag characteristics make comparisons much less clear-cut and could again favor Hamilton’s Mercedes.
But Vettel is sounding self-confident.
“We have a good car of which seems to work everywhere,” your four-times world champion said jubilantly at Spa.
“Hopefully we can at this moment carry that momentum together with speed into the next rush to Monza.”
Mercedes have won during Italy for the past four years, together with Hamilton on pole position since 2014 and triumphant four times in the last six years — his initial coming with McLaren in 2012.
Last season the Briton arrived at the outlet in the former royal car park lagging Vettel by seven points and left with a three-point advantage in the turnaround that ultimately resulted in his fourth world concept.
This season has been as hard-fought because, with the two contenders each with five wins from 14 races and the advantage ebbing together with flowing even if Spa encouraged Ferrari might now have the top hand.
“The next race, with this particular kind of performance they have with straights, we might struggle to match these individuals there,” Hamilton said at Massage.
Mercedes boss Toto Wolf, who accepted his car had failures, felt the jury was still being out on that.
“Spa seemed to be always a bit of a tricky one for us in the past as well,” this individual told reporters. “Monza was a great site.
“So I am very curious to see how it’s visiting go in Monza. Last year we were a lot in control of the whole weekend in addition to Ferrari had their toughest weekend of the season, performance-wise. I’m possibly not worried.”
Red Bull will be shopping more to Singapore, the kind after, with Australian Daniel Ricciardo collection to take a Renault engine upgrade that will incur engine problems and leave him starting in the dust.
Dutch team mate Max Verstappen, 3 rd in Belgium, will be the most important spoiler hoping to get amongst the Ferrari as well as Mercedes drivers to stir up things up.
Force India will also be looking for another strong performance just after Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon finished fifth along with sixth at Spa while in the team’s first race within their new ownership.
Lance Talk a walk, the 19-year-old Canadian whose dad leads the consortium of which now owns Force Indian, started on the front row regarding Williams last year but there is no chance of the repeat of that feat these times.