Charles Leclerc makes no bones about his desire to get the better of Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel, having wiped the floor with his world champion colleague to take the Scuderia's first race win of 2019 in Belgium last weekend.
After a bruising season so far, Ferrari head home to Monza this weekend with renewed confidence after Leclerc's largely dominant win at Spa-Francorchamps, which shares many characteristics with the red team's home track.
Having started the season as a defined number two driver to Vettel, Leclerc has earned equal status over recent months, and the German was ordered aside to aid his team-mate's win in Belgium.
Leclerc praised Vettel's guiding hand helping him settle into life at Ferrari as the team's send youngest driver in its history, but says a healthy competition between the two is natural.
"Seb and I have found the right compromise," Leclerc said at Ferrari's 90th anniversary celebrations at Milan's Piazza del Duomo.
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