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Italian Grand Prix
First Saturday Practice Session
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First Saturday Practice Session Report - Results
Michael Schumacher set the fastest time of the
session with Juan Pablo Montoya setting the second fastest time and just 0.025
seconds behind. We may have that fight that most of us are anticipating
Rubens Barrichello had an engine failure which forced the
session to a stop as his car was in a dangerous spot on the track. He missed
almost all of the session and it will be hard for him to get back early in the
Apart from Barrichello's incident, Villeneuve stopped on the track a minute before the end of the session while a number of drivers went off but managed to recover.
Alex Yoong and Kimi Raikkonen covered the most number of laps with 17 while Rubens Barrichello only managed 4 laps.
The Michelin runners still appear to have an advantage here with 7 out of the top 10 on their rubber.
With track temperatures expected to increase over the second session, will we see a non-red car topping the timesheets ?