READ MORE: Ferrari juniors Mick Schumacher and Callum Ilott to make F1 practice debuts at Eifel GP. Indeed, Giovinazzi might be hoping that Vettel's relationship with Ferrari breaks down completely this season, opening up the prospect of a seat to fill for the rest of 2020. Giovinazzi has been affiliated with Ferrari since 2017, when he became its reserve driver, leading to tests in its Formula 1 machinery, alongside extensive simulator duties. "I know very well that if I do my best and get excellent results like I did on Sunday, many doors will open that especially that. Giovinazzi became affiliated with Ferrari at the end of 2016 after finishing second to Pierre Gasly in GP2, but had to wait until 2019 to secure a full-time seat in F1 with Alfa Romeo, having made two appearances with the outfit when it was known as Sauber subbing for the injured Pascal Wehrlein in 2017. "Well, we'll see," he said. A 2021 Ferrari Formula 1 seat came too soon for Antonio Giovinazzi, according to team boss Mattia Binotto, who insists the Italian remains part of its plans. Giovinazzi has now fulfilled the dream of his life and the wish of ALL race drivers since the beginning of their path in the sport and that is to drive for Ferrari, the most prestigious racing car maker in the world. Giovinazzi was a Ferrari development driver before being picked to partner Raikkonen at Alfa, which is a Ferrari customer team. Fellow Ferrari academy member Mick Schumacher has been heavily linked to a seat at Alfa Romeo where he would likely take Giovinazzi's place should he be promoted. Ferrari S.p.A. - A company under Italian law, having its registered office at Via Emilia Est No. 1163, Modena, Italy, Companiesâ Register of Modena, VAT and Tax number 00159560366 and share capital of â¦ Antonio Giovinazzi is set for a second Formula 1 season with Alfa Romeo Racing in 2020, and he is seeking a promotion to Ferrari for 2021. Antonio Giovinazzi has confirmed his Formula 1 future with Alfa Romeo is dependant on Ferrari and not the potential retirement of current team-mate Kimi Raikkonen.. Antonio Giovinazzi believes that he would be in contention for a race seat at Ferrari should he produce a strong 2020 campaign.. Following a slow start, Giovinazzi was able to gather momentum â¦ The Italian is entering his second full season of F1, having contested 2019 with Alfa Romeo alongside former Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen, entering the sport through the Ferrari Driver Academy.. Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team have confirmed Antonio Giovinazzi to be their second driver for 2020 next to Kimi Raikkonen. "I don't want to focus so much on that. Giovinazzi is also the third driver for Ferrari, so to be battling with the works car on several occasions in 2020 has been quite âemotionalâ, especially when itâs Vettel who heâs fighting. 20 December, 2020; Allison: Mercedes only more motivated by F1âs attempts to stop us 20 December, 2020; Binotto: Ferrari drivers will be free to fight 20 December, 2020; Ferrari seat fitting for Sainz on first day working at Maranello 19 December, 2020; FIA Honours 2020 motorsport Champions in virtual ceremony 19 December, 2020 Thanks to Alfa Romeoâs close ties to Ferrari, one of them could be placed with the Hinwil-based team if they impress sufficiently â which could mean there is no room for Giovinazzi, if â¦ Ferrari had no intention of keeping Vettel after 2020, Giovinazzi still a future option Please Rate Vote 1 Vote 2 Vote 3 Vote 4 Vote 5 Despite rumours of contract offers, Ferrari had no intention of keeping Sebastian Vettel after 2020, The Race claims.