Antonio Giovinazzi

Antonio Giovinazzi tipped for F1 return if Nikita Mazepin is banned

Antonio Giovinazzi could be in the running to replace Nikita Mazepin at Haas if the Russian driver is banned from competiting in the 2022 Formula One season, it has been reported. Mazepin’s future in F1 is in doubt and the Russian is set to be at the top of the agenda at an emergency meeting on Tuesday. F1 has cancelled the Russian Grand Prix in the wake of the country’s invasion of Ukraine and the sport is under growing pressure to follow the lead of Uefa and Fifa after they took the joint decision to suspend Russia from all...
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F1: Mick Schumacher to share Ferrari reserve role in 2022 with Antonio Giovinazzi

Milan [Italy], December 22 (ANI): Mick Schumacher will drive a Ferrari Formula 1 car in 2022 as Team Principal Mattia Binotto revealed the Haas race driver will share the reserve role with fellow Ferrari Driver Academy racer Antonio Giovinazzi. Speaking to selected media at Ferrari's annual Christmas event, Team Principal...
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Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen send ‘nice messages’ to Antonio Giovinazzi after losing Alfa Romeo seat

Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen both sent “nice messages” to Antonio Giovinazzi after the Italian lost his seat at Alfa Romeo for the 2022 season.The 27-year-old is being replaced by the first ever Chinese F1 driver Guanyu Zhou, with teammate Kimi Raikkonen also departing for Valtteri Bottas as the former world champion retires from the sport.The changes at Alfa Romeo mean Giovinazzi will not have a seat on the grid for next year as all the teams have now announced their drivers for the new season.And world title contenders Hamilton and Verstappen have already spoken to him following the decision.Speaking...

Antonio Giovinazzi on Alfa Romeo exit: Money rules in F1

After it was confirmed he will not continue with Alfa Romeo next season, Antonio Giovinazzi said Formula One can be "ruthless" when decisions are dictated by money over talent. Giovinazzi will be replaced by the well-funded Guanyu Zhou, who will be China's first ever Formula One driver. Giovinazzi burst into...

Antonio Giovinazzi to leave Alfa Romeo at end of 2021 F1 season

The Italian squad has the only seat left available for the 2022 season, and Giovinazzi was still hopeful of securing another year at the Hinwil-based squad. However, on Tuesday morning the team made the announcement that it will not retain Giovinazzi. "Saying goodbye to a driver is never easy, especially...

Antonio Giovinazzi ignoring team orders at Turkish Grand Prix ‘not ideal’, Alfa Romeo admit

Alfa Romeo have admitted driver Antonio Giovinazzi’s decision to ignore team orders during the Turkish Grand Prix was “not ideal”.The 27-year-old Italian dismissed two radio requests to let teammate Kimi Raikkonen past in the latter stages of the Istanbul race.Raikkonen was running much quicker at the time of the order but Giovinazzi decided to maintain his pace rather than concede the place to the former world champion.And it proved costly as Esteban Ocon, the man both Alfa Romeos were chasing for 10th place and the final point on offer, held off Giovinazzi by seven tenths of a second as he...

Nikita Mazepin lacks respect for F1 etiquette, says Antonio Giovinazzi

Antonio Giovinazzi has criticised Nikita Mazepin for disrespectful driving after having his final qualifying lap ruined by the Haas rookie at Imola. At the end of Q1, the opening qualifying segment, Mazepin followed Giovinazzi down the main straight and used the Alfa Romeo's slipstream to overtake into Turn 1. That immediately compromised Giovinazzi's lap, and Mazepin soon made a mistake that ruined his own effort.

Paul & Shark Taps Formula One’s Antonio Giovinazzi

RACING SPIRIT: Paul & Shark has tapped Formula One racing driver Antonio Giovinazzi as its newest ambassador. His first campaign, shot in the sportsman’s new home of Monaco, shows him going about his training day in Paul & Shark gear. It launches this week. “Our shared Italian heritage was a...