Thai driver Alexander Albon (Williams) will not run the Italian Grand Prix, the sixteenth round of the Formula 1 World Championship, due to appendicitis and Williams’ reserve driver, the Dutchman Nyck de Vries, will drive his car for the rest of the weekend. week in monza
“Williams Racing can confirm that, after feeling unwell this morning and seeking medical advice from the FIA and the local hospital, Alex Albon is now undergoing treatment for appendicitis. Alex is in good spirits and the team wishes him a speedy recovery.” the team in a statement this Saturday.
“Following this, we can confirm that the team’s reserve driver, Nyck de Vries, will drive in place of Alex for the rest of the Italian Grand Prix weekend,” he confirmed later.
Source: Europa Press