Maiden victory for Rene Binder
The Austrian driver Rene Binder of the Lotus team scored at Monza Circuit his maiden victory in the Formula V8 3.5 Series.
Pietro Fittipaldi for the fifth time this season started from pole position but Roy Nissany who started from P2 overtook him and was on a good way of scoring the first win of the season. He was the first who passed over the finish line but due to a 5-second penalty, he was moved back to the 2nd position.
The start of the race 2 is on Sunday, 11:45 CET.