Fernando Alonso of Spain recovered from a poor start to win the Italian Grand Prix and revive his F1 title chances.
The home fans were disappointed on Sunday as local bet Sebastian Vettel failed to take advantage of his pole position, losing to Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa in the second-to-last race before the Formula One season goes into Summer break.
It will go down as one of the most dramatic finishes in Formula One history.
It took just two minutes of rain prior to the start of the Brazilian Grand Prix to spice up the start of the Formula 1 season finale, but it was the few minutes of rain during the final laps that turned this sports event into the best Grand Prix ever.
McLaren-Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton becomes the youngest champion in the 58-year-old series, beating the 2005 mark of Spain’s Fernando Alonso by four months.