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on the occasion of the Formula E test, which this week on the Circuit Ricardo Tormo In Valencia, Antonio Giovinazzi turned on Monday its first rounds in a current car of the electric series. The Italian has signed for the Formula E-season 2022 at Dragon-Penske and this week has the opportunity for the first time to drive his new work tool.
In the lunch break on Tuesday, Giovinazzi will know: "It's a completely different category. I have already moved many cars, from GT cars, via an LMP2 vehicle to Formula 1 bolides. In this [Formula E -] But everything feels very different. "
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"I was really a bit confused and had to learn many things first," Giovinazzi looks back on Monday and explains what's the biggest problem in the course of his change: "The main problem for me is braking. In Formula 1 you can very aggressively brakes because the car has incredibly much output. This does not work here. That's why I'm still hard. "
Giovinazzi Problem: Because he has to fly to Saudi Arabia on Thursday to start his penultimate Formula 1 weekend for Alfa Romeo in Jedda, he will miss the last day of the Formula E-Test in Valencia. The Italian hopes to be able to compare the lost time elsewhere.
"The situation is not great, but she's like she is. Before the first race, I will not have led many kilometers. I will just have to focus more on the simulator to familiarize myself with the car," says Giovinazzi .
"In December and January, I will spend a lot of time in the factory to do simulator work. And at the first race, I'll just try to give my best," the Dragon-Penske newcomer looks at the beginning of theahead. The kick-off takes place on 28./29. January in Riad, and thus also in Saudi Arabia.
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