Lewis Hamilton tops the Italian Grand Prix practice one.

Lewis_Hamilton-Italian_GP-F01Arguably one of the best tracks on the calendar, the high-speed Monza circuit is a favourite amongst the drivers here are a few stats: Lewis Hamilton is the defending Italian GP champ; Sebastian Vettel has two wins, 2008 and 2011; and Fernando Alonso also has two wins to his name, 2007 and 2010.

There are three driver changes for this morning’s session: British GP2 driver James Calado makes his first appearance for Force India since joining the team as third driver, replacing Adrian Sutil; Heikki Kovalainen steps into Giedo van der Garde’s cockpit at Caterham; and Rodolfo Gonzalez gets another run in the Marussia, replacing Jules Bianchi.

Pos. Drivers Teams Time Laps
01. United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:25.565 24
02. Spain Fernando Alonso Scuderia Ferrari 1:25.600 25
03. Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas 1:25.704 25
04. Deutschland Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing 1:25.753 26
05. Finland Kimi Raikkonen Lotus F1 1:25.941 22
06. Mexico Sergio Perez Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:26.007 24
07. United Kingdom Jenson Button Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 1:26.035 23
08. Australia Mark Webber Red Bull Racing 1:26.103 27
09. Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Williams F1 1:26.149 21
10. France Jean-Eric Vergne Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:26.155 25
11. Mexico Esteban Gutiérrez Sauber F1 1:26.194 25
12. France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 1:26.295 23
13. Australia Daniel Ricciardo Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:26.387 21
14. Brazil Felipe Massa Scuderia Ferrari 1:26.449 16
15. United Kingdom Paul di Resta Sahara Force India 1:26.594 13
16. Finland Valtteri Bottas Williams F1 1:26.802 21
17. United Kingdom James Calado Sahara Force India 1:27.041 24
18. France Charles Pic Caterham F1 Team 1:27.224 16
19. Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sauber F1 1:27.818 24
20. United Kingdom Max Chilton Marussia F1 1:27.869 20
21. Finland Heikki Kovalainen Caterham F1 Team 1:28.192 21
22. Venezuela Rodolfo Gonzales Marussia F1 1:29.526 26