Minardi to Help Young Italian Drivers

The Italian Automobile Club has reached an agreement with the Minardi Formula One team that will help young drivers in Italy

Minardi to Help Young Italian Drivers

The ACI-CSAI - the Sport Commission of the Italian Automobile Club - has reached a deal which will see two Italian drivers, aged between 18 and 21, taking part in a testing session at the Vallelunga circuit from November 21 to 24, driving Minardi's F1 car.

The drivers will be chosen based on the results achieved this season in national or international championships.

The commission choosing them will be presided by Gino Macaluso (CSAI president), and will include team founder Giancarlo Minardi and Alfredo Scala, director of the Vallelunga track.

"This long-awaited initiative represents a further step in the development of our 'Progetto Giovani' (Youth Project)," said Macaluso.

"It's a project designed by ACI-CSAI in order to build a new generation of drivers, who will be ambassadors and will carry on with the prestigious Italian motor racing heritage."

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