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Vasseur: Giovinazzi's 'very good reaction' after Spa crash saved his F1 seat

Alfa Romeo team boss Frederic Vasseur suggests Antonio Giovinazzi's Formula 1 seat at Alfa Romeo was left hanging by a thread after his crash during the Belgian Grand Prix. The young Italian driver had worked himself into sixth place for five laps before pitting and eventually climbing back up to ninth. He then crashed on the penultimate lap.  Vasseur goes on to suggest that Giovinazzi's reaction after the crash left the whole team feeling rather impressed. This impression, not only on the circuit but also dealing with the pressures off-track in Italy, prompted a new contract.  Read more Wolff: 'No political games' at Mercedes will help Hamilton achieve F1 records “It [the...
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