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Andrea Kimi Antonelli

Andrea is a talented racing driver born in Bologna, Italy, in 2006. It all started for him when he was only 9 years old. Andrea was soon harvesting numerous titles in extremely competitive Karting championships which caught the eye of Toto Wolff (Team Principal and CEO of Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team). It wasn’t until 2018 when Antonelli won the WSK Champions Cup 60 mini Category, participated in professional championships, etc. This led Mercedes to officially announce that Kimi was going to form part of their junior team.  

 

Later on the following year Kimi stepped up to even harder championships with a prestigious team called Rosberg Racing, he was also backed up by Mercedes too. This put him to the test against elite drivers. Antonelli clearly had lots of pressure to perform incredibly well to deliver the results Mercedes were expecting from him. Some of the championships Andrea competed in were the WSK Euro Series, FIA World Karting Championship, WSK Super Masters Series, etc.   Eventually Kimi culminated the year by adding more titles to his belt and accomplishing more achievements. 

In 2020 Andrea managed to carry the momentum from 2019 which brought him a successful year once more. Kimi is considered by many experts in the field to be a phenomenon. His race-craft, dedication, talent,  mentality, maturity, etc are impressive traits Andrea has.

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