Antonio ‘Maria’ Giovinazzi is a professional Italian racing driver. Antonio Giovinazzi is known for currently racing in Formula One for Alfa Romeo Racing. He races for his country in the international championships. He has taken part in numerous renowned championships of the world.
|Full Name||Antonio 'Maria' Giovinazzi|
|Date Of Birth||14th of December, 1993|
|Birth Place||Martina France, Italy|
|Profession||Racing car driver|
|Net Worth||$560,000 thousand|
How did Antonio grow up?
Antonio was born on the 14th of December, 1993 in Martina France, Italy. His parents’ names are not disclosed. He hasn’t revealed any information regarding his early life and family members. We will update this section as soon as new information about his early life or family members is revealed.
Nationality and Physical Features
His nationality is Italian and his ethnicity is White.
He has an average build of height 6 feet or 1.83 m and weighs 63 kg or 139 lbs. His body measurements like the size of his chest, waist, and hips are not known. His shoe size is also not known. The color of his hair is black. The color of his eyes is brown.
His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
He seems to be an educated man but he hasn’t revealed any details about his education to the media. Just like the other aspects of his life, he has kept information about his education private as well.
However, we will update our readers as soon as any information about his education is known to us.
There are no records of Antonio’s past relationships. He has kept his personal life very private. There are no reports of him dating anyone right now. He might as well be single and focusing on his career right now.
He commenced his racing career in the year 2006. His single-seater career took off after an excellent performance in the Formula Pilota China, where he won the championship in 2012 after winning six of the 18 races on the calendar, including a four-race winning streak at the Sepang International Circuit in November.
Antonio Giovinazzi competed in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship in 2014, finishing sixth in the standings with two wins and seven podiums. Esteban Ocon won the series that year, with Max Verstappen finishing third in the standings. In 2015, he competed in the FIA F3 Championship once more with Carlin, finishing a distant second in the standings after six victories.
The following season, he competed in two Asia Le Mans Series races, winning both of them. He finished second again in 2016, this time in the GP2 Series with Prema Racing, with teammate Pierre Gasly winning the championship by eight points, despite the Italian winning five races to the Frenchman’s four.
On the 19th of December 2016, Ferrari named him as their third driver for the 2017 season, and he began his Formula One career. Then, in the Australian and Chinese Grands Prix, he raced the Sauber C36 as a replacement for Pascal Wehrlein, who was unable to compete due to a crash in the 2017 Race of Champions. He didn’t have a great start in his F1 tenure.
Fast-forwarding to 2019, the Italian’s 2019 campaign got off to a rocky start, as he couldn’t match Raikkonen’s pace and consistency on race days, finishing first just once in the first 12 races and being out-scored 31-1 in points and out-qualified 8-4 on Saturdays before the summer break. On the 30th of June 2019, he won his first Formula One World Championship point in the Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring.
Antonio Giovinazzi struggled to match his teammate Kimi Raikkonen at the start of the 2020 Formula One season, but he scored two points in the first race, while his teammate’s first points came in the ninth race. With two tenth-place finishes in the Eifel and Emilia Romagna Grands Prix, Giovinazzi earned points.
Awards and Achievements
Ever since his first race, he has worked very hard to be where he is right now. He has impressed every racing fan by winning three karting championships in the year 2006: the Italian National Trophy 60cc, the 36th Torneo Industrie – Minikart, and the Euro Trophy 60. Then, in 2010 and 2011, he won the WSK Master Series – KF2 championship.
Similarly, Antonio Giovinazzi has also won the 2015 Masters of Formula 3 race.
Antonio Giovinazzi is popular on his social media with 530K followers on Instagram (@antogiovinazzi99) and 157.6K followers on Twitter (@Anto_Giovinazzi). He is not active on any other social media like Facebook.
Net Worth and Salary
This 27 years old racing driver has ground continues to be who he is right now. Ever since his first professional race, Antonio Giovinazzi has come far. He has earned most of his money through his racing career and has earned a huge sum of money. His annual salary is 175,000 pounds and his net worth is estimated to be $560,000.