Italian Grand Prix 2018


2018 Italian Grand Prix

The 2018 Italian Grand Prix (formally the Formula 1 Gran Premio Heineken d’Italia 2018) was a Formula One engine race hung on 2 September 2018 at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza in Monza, Italy. The race was the fourteenth round of the 2018 Formula One World Championship and denoted the 88th running of the Italian Grand Prix and the 83rd time the race was held at Monza.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton entered the round with a 17-point lead over Sebastian Vettel in the Drivers’ Championship. In the World Constructors’ Championship, Mercedes drove Ferrari by 15 focuses.

Date 2 September 2018
Official name Formula 1 Gran Premio Heineken d’Italia 2018
Location Autodromo Nazionale Monza
Monza, Italy
Course Permanent racing facility
Course length 5.793 km (3.600 mi)
Distance 53 laps, 306.720 km (190.587 mi)
Pole position
Driver Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari
Time 1:19.119
Fastest lap
Driver Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
Time 1:22.497 on lap 30
Podium
First
  • Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes
Second
  • Kimi Räikkönen
Ferrari
Third
  • Valtteri Bottas
Mercedes

Italian Grand Prix Facts

Number of times held 88
First held 1921
Most wins (drivers) Michael Schumacher
Lewis Hamilton (5)
Most wins (constructors) Ferrari (19)
Circuit length 5.793 km (3.600 mi)
Race length 306.720 km (190.596 mi)
Laps 53
Last race (2018)
Pole position
  • Kimi Räikkönen
  • Ferrari
  • 1:19.119
Podium
    • 1. L. Hamilton
    • Mercedes
    • 1:16:54.484
    • 2. K. Räikkönen
    • Ferrari
    • +8.705
    • 3. V. Bottas
    • Mercedes
    • +14.066
Fastest lap
  • Lewis Hamilton
  • Mercedes
  • 1:22.497

Schedule

2018 Italian Grand Prix starts from Date:Sun, 2 Sep, 6:40 PM, Track:Autodromo Nazionale Monza

Qualifying

Pos. Car
no.
Driver Constructor Qualifying times Final
grid
Q1 Q2 Q3
1 7 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:20.722 1:19.846 1:19.119 1
2 5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:20.542 1:19.629 1:19.280 2
3 44 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:20.810 1:19.798 1:19.294 3
4 77 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:21.381 1:20.427 1:19.656 4
5 33 Max Verstappen Red Bull Racing-TAG Heuer 1:21.381 1:20.333 1:20.615 5
6 8 Romain Grosjean Haas-Ferrari 1:21.887 1:21.239 1:20.936 6
7 55 Carlos Sainz Jr. Renault 1:21.732 1:21.552 1:21.041 7
8 31 Esteban Ocon Force India-Mercedes 1:21.570 1:21.315 1:21.099 8
9 10 Pierre Gasly Scuderia Toro Rosso-Honda 1:21.834 1:21.667 1:21.350 9
10 18 Lance Stroll Williams-Mercedes 1:21.838 1:21.494 1:21.627 10
11 20 Kevin Magnussen Haas-Ferrari 1:21.783 1:21.669 11
12 35 Sergey Sirotkin Williams-Mercedes 1:21.813 1:21.732 12
13 14 Fernando Alonso McLaren-Renault 1:21.850 1:22.568 13
14 27 Nico Hülkenberg Renault 1:21.801 no time 20
15 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull Racing-TAG Heuer 1:21.280 no time 19
16 11 Sergio Pérez Force India-Mercedes 1:21.888 14
17 16 Charles Leclerc Sauber-Ferrari 1:21.889 15
18 28 Brendon Hartley Scuderia Toro Rosso-Honda 1:21.934 16
19 9 Marcus Ericsson Sauber-Ferrari 1:22.048 18
20 2 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren-Renault 1:22.085 17
107% time: 1:26.179

Standings

Drivers’ Championship standings

Pos. Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 256
2 Sebastian Vettel 226
3 Kimi Räikkönen 164
4 Valtteri Bottas 159
5 Max Verstappen 130

Constructors’ Championship standings

Pos. Constructor Points
1 Mercedes 415
2 Ferrari 390
3 Red Bull Racing-TAG Heuer 248
4 Renault 86
5 Haas-Ferrari 76

Race

Pos. No. Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 44 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 53 1:16:54.484 3 25
2 7 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 53 +8.705 1 18
3 77 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 53 +14.066 4 15
4 5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 53 +16.151 2 12
5 33 Max Verstappen Red Bull Racing-TAG Heuer 53 +18.208 5 10
6 31 Esteban Ocon Force India-Mercedes 53 +57.761 8 8
7 11 Sergio Pérez Force India-Mercedes 53 +58.678 14 6
8 55 Carlos Sainz Jr. Renault 53 +1:18.140 7 4
9 18 Lance Stroll Williams-Mercedes 52 +1 lap 10 2
10 35 Sergey Sirotkin Williams-Mercedes 52 +1 lap 12 1
11 16 Charles Leclerc Sauber-Ferrari 52 +1 lap 15
12 2 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren-Renault 52 +1 lap 17
13 27 Nico Hülkenberg Renault 52 +1 lap 20
14 10 Pierre Gasly Scuderia Toro Rosso-Honda 52 +1 lap 9
15 9 Marcus Ericsson Sauber-Ferrari 52 +1 lap 18
16 20 Kevin Magnussen Haas-Ferrari 52 +1 lap 11
Ret 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull Racing-TAG Heuer 23 Clutch 19
Ret 14 Fernando Alonso McLaren-Renault 9 Electrics 13
Ret 28 Brendon Hartley Scuderia Toro Rosso-Honda 0 Collision 16
DSQ 8 Romain Grosjean Haas-Ferrari 53 Illegal floor 6

Past Winners

Year Driver Constructor Location
2018 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes Monza Road Circuit
2017 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
2016 Nico Rosberg Mercedes
2015 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
2014 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
2013 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault
2012 Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes
2011 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault
2010 Fernando Alonso Ferrari
2009 Rubens Barrichello Brawn-Mercedes
2008 Sebastian Vettel Toro Rosso-Ferrari
2007 Fernando Alonso McLaren-Mercedes
2006 Michael Schumacher Ferrari

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