Vice-champion of the GP2 season-2016 Antonio Giovinazzi confirmed that will not participate in any of the racing programmes in 2017 and will focus on his role as a backup pilot Ferrari in F1.
In addition, Antonio will do the job for the Scuderia in 2017, he now replaces injured Pascal Wehrlein in the composition Sauber at the pre-season tests in Barcelona.
When Giovinazzi asked if he would like to participate in a full racing program in 2017, he replied: “No. So far, I’m the third pilot.
I have a lot of work on the simulator. I will also closely monitor the course of the race weekends in F1. Let’s see what happens”.
Recall that in his debut season in GP2, Giovinazzi lost the championship, Red Bull protege Pierre went Out, winning five races in the composition of Prema.
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