Lewis Hamilton's lead over his closest rival Valtteri Bottas was cut to 62 points from 65 in the Championship standings. Charles Leclerc, however, with his second consecutive win, made a statement of his intent at Monza.
The current F1 season moves to Hockenheim for the German GP on Sunday. Michael Schumacher had won the German GP four times. His son Mick, who races in Formula Two, was one of the stars of the show during qualifying on Saturday.