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The last Grand Prix was at one of the newest tracks on the calendar. This week, Formula One visits one of the oldest. Damien Smith delves into the archives and discovers that even in Formula One, some things never change...

I'm really excited about Monza this weekend. Who wouldn't be? The world championship is building to a thrilling climax with four drivers from two equally matched deadly-rival teams, all in with a shout of claiming the title. That doesn't happen very often.

But if I'm honest, my anticipation about catching the flight to Milan's Linate airport has little to do with the title fight. After all, there are still four races after this one, so there's still a long way to go.

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