Antonio Giovinazzi

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Antonio Giovinazzi
Nationality Italy Italian
Born (1993-12-14) 14 December 1993 (age 20)
2014 FIA European Formula 3 Championship
Debut season 2013
Current team Carlin
Starts 30
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 17th in 2013
Previous series
2012
2012
Formula Pilota China
Formula Abarth
Championship titles
2012 Formula Pilota China

Antonio Giovinazzi (born 14 December 1993) is an Italian racing driver.

Career[edit]

Karting[edit]

He raced in karting from 2006 to 2012 and became the champion in the Italian National Trophy 60cc and Euro Trophy 60, both in 2006.[1]

Formula Pilota China[edit]

Giovinazzi began his single seater career by competing in Formula Pilota China in 2012.[2] He finished as the overall champion in his debut season with a total of six wins. He also raced for the BVM team in the last round of the 2012 Formula Abarth season at Monza. Despite winning two races and finishing in second place in one, he did not receive any points since he was a guest driver.[3]

FIA European Formula 3 Championship[edit]

For 2013, he is participating in the FIA European Formula 3 Championship with the Double R Racing team.[4] He scored his first points at Brands Hatch after finishing 11th and 9th in two out of three races.[5] In 2014, he signed with Carlin to compete in the 2014 FIA European Formula 3 Championship season.[6]

British Formula Three Championship[edit]

He also competed in the 2013 British Formula Three season alongside with Sean Gelael.[7] He claimed his maiden win in F3 at Silverstone.[8]

Masters of Formula 3[edit]

He made his debut in the 2013 Masters of Formula 3 on 7 July 2013, finishing in the 10th position.[9]

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2012 Formula Abarth BVM 3 2 0 0 3 0† NC†
Formula Pilota China Eurasia Motorsport 18 6 7 6 13 229 1st
2013 Masters of Formula 3 Double R Racing 1 0 0 0 0 0 10th
British Formula Three Championship 12 2 0 0 7 135 2nd
FIA European Formula 3 Championship 30 0 0 0 0 31 17th
2014 FIA European Formula 3 Championship Carlin Motorsport 12 0 0 0 1 79 6th*

† – As Giovinazzi was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points. * Season in progress.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.eurasiamotorsport.com/news/index.php/drivers/antonio-giovinazzi/
  2. ^ "Giovinazzi 2012 Formula Pilota China Champion". eurasiamotorsport.com. Retrieved 2013-02-28. 
  3. ^ "Nicolas Costa is the new champion. Race 3 to Giovinazzi". Acisportitalia.it. Retrieved 2013-02-28. 
  4. ^ "Double R confirms three car FIA F3 European Championship Entry". doublerracing.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-02-28. 
  5. ^ "Giovinazzi earns Double R's first European Championship points". doublerracing.co.uk. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 
  6. ^ Arnau, Viñals Vendrell (19 December 2013). "Giovinazzi, King, Blomqvist and Gelael with Carlin at F3". FormulaRapida.net (in English). Retrieved 19 December 2013. 
  7. ^ "Three car British F3 return confirmed for Double R". doublerracing.co.uk. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Superb Silverstone weekend delivers first win of year for Double R". doublerracing.co.uk. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 
  9. ^ "Giovinazzi finishes top 10 on Masters of F3 debut". doublerracing.co.uk. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Mathéo Tuscher
Formula Pilota China
Champion

2012
Succeeded by
Aidan Wright
Formula Masters China