FORMULA ONE is in Italy this week for an extra special 1000th Grand Prix.
For the first time this season, spectators have been allowed into the track to watch on Sunday as Lewis Hamilton looks to bounce back from the disappointment of Monza last weekend.
Follow all the latest build-up to the big race below…
Q3 IS GO
Who is your money on? VB or LH?
Or can MV spring a surprise??
GOING TO BE CLOSE BETWEEN THESE TWO
Bottas Vrs Hamilton
FIRST TIME NORRIS HAS FAILED TO MAKE IT INTO Q3 THIS SEASON
The Brit now has a free tyre choice to start tomorrow's race.
ELIMINATED FROM Q2
Disappointment for Lando Norris. He is out too.
Drivers failing to make it into Q3: Norris, Kvyat, Raikkonen, Vettel and Grosjean.
VETTEL IS OUT IN Q2
He will start in 14th place tomorrow.
FINAL CRACK AT REACHING THE TOP 10
Norris and Perez in danger of getting knocked out.
CHAOS IN THE PITLANE
Racing Point release Lance Stroll right into the path of Max Verstappen, who is already driving down the pitlane.
That was a poor mistake from Racing Point. Potential fine heading their way.
HAMILTON SETS A NEW LAP RECORD
And this time Bottas cannot beat his teammate. Has he flicked the switch?
Verstappen in P3 and Albon in P4. That's much better from Albon.
Q2 IS GO
All eyes on Ferrari here. Can either of them get into the top 10?
UNLUCKY FOR RUSSELL
He was flying and looked to have timed his run perfectly.
But a mistake meant that even while he was able to improve his lap time, he was unable to get through into Q2.
His error allowed Vettel into the top 15 shootout.
GASLY IS OUT IN Q1
Last week's winner in Monza, Pierre Gasly, is out in Q1.
That is a surprise.
Elimited: Gasly, Giovinazzi, Russell, Latifi and Magnussen.
Vettel is in, but only by the skin of his teeth.
“Are we through, or not?” he says over the radio.
FINAL THREE MINUTES
Can Vettel make it into the top 15?
Will WIlliams's Nicky Latifi get into the Q2?
VETTEL'S FIRST FLYING LAP…
Is only good enough for 10th and he has already been demoted to 13th.
He could be in trouble to reach Q2 here.
BOTTAS SMASHES THE TRACK RECORD…AGAIN
The Finn clearly loves this place, he has now beaten his ow lap record and we are now in the 1m 15s.
He leads Hamilton from Verstappen.
GOOD START FOR WILLIAMS
Both drivers looking good here, would still take a mega lap to reach Q2.
GREEN LIGHT QUALIFYING FOR THE TUSCAN GP IS GO
First out are the two Williams cars. George Russell missed a chunk of FP3 due to a brake issue and needs to get up to speed.
We're not far away from qualifying kicking off, the Tuscan GP is set to be a good one!
HAVE YOUR SAY
Who takes pole position?
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Live the twists and turns.
FP3 IS DONE
Bottas keeps up his good start to the weekend by topping the final session from Verstappen by just 0.017seconds.
Hamilton in P3 ahead of Lance Stroll and Pierre Gasly.
Leclerc in P6. Albon recovers to P8. Vettel in 18.
Norris, never got the chance to show his speed due to traffic and finished in P19.
Russell had a brake failure and only managed a single lap and takes final spot in FP3.
VERSTAPPEN IN P2…ALBON IN P18
Another miserable day so far for the under pressure Red Bull driver. He just cannot seem to deliver in that car while Verstappen obviously is.
The team are keeping their faith in the Thai racer but he must start making some headway soon.
LAP TIMES ARE TUMBLING
With 14 minutes to go, it is Bottas, Hamilton – both on softs, Verstappen (mediums) then Leclerc also on the quicker soft tyre.
So it looks like advantage Merc but, Red Bull will come close.
And, I am tempting fate here, Ferrari, aren't that bad…
PROBLEM FOR RUSSELL
George Russell has come into the pits after only one lap. He has a brake problem.
The Williams team are now trying to fix the issue. His teammate Nicky Latifi is in 15th place.
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