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F1 CEO closes the doors to women: “It is unlikely”

Stefano DominicaliCEO of the Formula 1, made controversial statements about the future of women in the complex world of F1. According to the Itali


Stefano DominicaliCEO of the Formula 1, made controversial statements about the future of women in the complex world of F1. According to the Italian, the chances of there being a female driver competing in the top class is basically impossible.

Domenicali closed the doors to women for the relatively near future. “Realistically speaking, unless there is something like a meteor, I don’t see a girl getting into F1 in the next five years

Unless there’s something like a meteor, I don’t see a girl getting into F1 in the next five years.

Stefano Domenicali, CEO of F1

For the Italian boss, the problem is clear to him. “We believe that in order to give girls the opportunity to be on the same level as boys, they need to be the same age when they start fighting on the track“.

In 2019 I started the W-seriescompetition for women and which has 10 races (less than half that of F1).

susie wolffwife toto wolffboss Mercedes, tried with Williams in 2014 and 2015, but no luck. Still the world of Formula 1 continues to be denied to female drivers who want to prove their worth.

Lella Lombardi was the last woman to start an F1 race when she entered the 1976 Austrian Grand Prix.