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.Monza, Province of Monza and Brianza, Italy
Valtteri Bottas after winning the sprint at Monza. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Bottas finished sprint 2.325 seconds ahead of Verstappen
  • However, he recieved a penalty for taking a new power unit
  • Daniel Riccardo will also start on the front grid

.Monza, Province of Monza and Brianza, Italy
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton is a seven-time Formula 1 champion. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest in the first practice for the Italian Grand Prix
  • Verstappen won the Netherlands GP on Sunday to move three points ahead of Hamilton
  • The qualifying seesion will take place on Friday

.Zandvoort, Netherlands
Max Verstappen won the Dutch Grand Prix on Sunday. (Photo credit: Twitter/F1)

  • Max Verstappen scored his 17th career win on Sunday
  • Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Vatteri Bottas came second and third
  • Verstappen now leads the driver's championship

.Amsterdam, Netherlands
Max Verstappen took pole at the Dutch Grand Prix on Saturday. (Photo credit: Instagram/maxverstappen1)

  • Max Verstappen registerd a best time of 1:08.885 at qualifying
  • Valterri Bottas and Pierre Gasly took third and fourth respectively 
  • Lewis Hamilton currenty leads the championship table

.Stavelot, Belgium
Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton said the rain-hit Belgian GP should have just been called off. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@MercedesAMGF1)

  • Lewis Hamilton accused F1 of cynicism in the way it pushed for the completion of the Belgian GP
  • Drivers completed two laps behind the Safety Car before the red flag was raised
  • The final standings were declared in the order of the drivers' qualification positions

.Spa, Belgium
Max Verstappen won the Belgian GP on Sunday. (Photo credit: Twitter/@Max33Verstappen)

  • Verstappen led the race at the end of the two laps that were completed
  • He had started on pole postion
  • George Russell and Lewis Hamilton finished second and third respectively

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.Kent, UK
The marshal died at the Brands Hatch motor racing circuit. (Photo credit: Twitter/BrandsHatch)

  • "My heart is with his family," Lewis Hamilton wrote
  • The marshal was declared dead at the scene
  • A person on foot and the driver of the car were taken to a local hospital for treatment

.Berlin, Germany
A growing number of carmakers have unveiled plans to shift to electric vehicles. (Photo Credit: YouTube)

  • Daimler, Mercedes Benz manufacturing comapny, will invest $47 billion 
  • EU signalled that it wants to ban on new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2035
  • The company said it is aiming to boost efficiency across the board

.Silverstone, Towcester, UK
F1 has reintroduced ground-effect aerodynamics. (Photo credit: Twitter/fia)

  • The F1 cars will run on E10 fuel in 2022
  • Chassis will need to absorb 48% and 15% more energy respectively in the front and rear impact tests
  • The rear wings have been shaped and positioned in a way that creates a rotational airflow