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Government called upon to keep Giovinazzi in F1

Sep.17 Italian officials are calling on government support to keep Antonio Giovinazzi in Formula 1. With Sebastian Vettel confirmed to be staying at Aston Martin next year, it means Giovinazzi's Alfa Romeo seat is the last realistic vacancy for 2022. The frontrunner to replace the 27-year-old Italian appears to be Guanyu Zhou, who according to reports is offering up to EUR 30 million in Chinese sponsorship backing. At Monza, though F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali said he hoped to keep the sport's only Italian driver on the grid for 2022. That is now being echoed by Angelo Sticchi Damiani, president of Italy's automobile club Aci. 'He is a great driver,' he told Pitlane TV, 'and we have not yet...
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