EFEShanghai, China

Zhou Guanyu is poised to become China’s first full time Formula One driver after signing with Alfa Romeo for the 2022 season, the organization announced Tuesday.

Zhou, who is still in contention for the F2 title, will team up with veteran driver Valtteri Bottas, who is making the hop over to Alfa Romeo next year following a glittering stint at Mercedes alongside Lewis Hamilton. EFE

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