Race Facts Race Times: 4pm & 5pm Laps: 23 & 12 Last Time Here Winner: Old Man Milden Weather: Dry The Track Monza, originally built in 1922, is the worlds third purpose built race track, only behind Brooklands and Indianapolis. 5.793km (3.600mi) Of pure speed, with 11 official turns, with the fastest lap to date a 1:21.046 by Rubens Barrichelo in the Ferrarri F2004. Contrary to many peoples beliefs, the oval circuit was not the first version of the Monza track, the oval first appeared in 1954, as the first version was deemed to be too dangerous, in 1928, 1 driver and 27 spectators were killed in the most serious Italian racing accident to date. in 1933 the track claimed 3 drivers in 1 race, prompting chicanes to be installed, which remained until 1954. When the oval was created, it could be combined with the old track to create a 10km speedfest. At time of typing, Monza is currently having changes made to turn 1, and there is an idea to add gravel back to the Parabolica bend. Monza is a dangerous track, as of now it has claimed the lives of 18 drivers in it history, Although fraser nearly achieved that in lap 1 of the Zolder sprint. Above are the proposed changes to Monza, it will completely bypass the current 1st chicane and become what you see above, what do you all think of it? Championship Standings Last Time Out Zolder returned to start season 5 of TNGTC, With a very hotly contested grid, Dominic took the win ahead of Andrew, And Omari. The sprint race was a fiesty affair, Gaz and Ben duked it out up front with Liam, Andrew & Nic, in a battle for most of the race, Gaz eventually won ahead of Ben. Hotlap. This weeks hotlap will be provided by @Andrew Holmes Questions: For this weeks questions, as we have a few new drivers, and some who have only been around a short while, i thought we'd do something different, and maybe learn more about everyone. don't worry, this is a one off Tell us a few basic facts about you, Name, age, etc. What background do you have in league racing prior to TNGTC? What interested you into joining TNGTC? What is your favourite band/musician, and what is your favourite song by them? What hobbies do you have? Finally, what motorsports do you follow?