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The Lesser Known… Vitantonio Liuzzi 08 Mar 2007

Vitantonio Liuzzi (ITA) Scuderia Toro Rosso.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 16, Chinese Grand Prix, Preparations, Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai, China, 28 September 2006 Vitantonio Liuzzi (ITA) Scuderia Toro Rosso celebrates his eighth position.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 10, United States Grand Prix, Race, Indianapolis, USA, 2 July 2006 Vitantonio Liuzzi (ITA) Scuderia Toro Rosso.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 12, German Grand Prix, Practice Day, Hockenheim, Germany, 28 July 2006 Vitantonio Liuzzi (ITA) Scuderia Toro Rosso.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 7, Monaco Grand Prix, Practice Day, Monte-Carlo, Monaco, 25 May 2006

As part of the Toro Rosso’s youthful squad, you’d perhaps expect Vitantonio Liuzzi to boast a rather more party-friendly vice. But for the Italian nothing beats chocolate spread and, as we discovered, there are a few more surprises in store…

Q: What's in your garage at home?
A:
A Maserati Gran Sport, an Audi A3 and a Buell motorbike.

Q: Tell us something we don't know about you?
A:
That I train really, really, really hard.

Q: Your favorite song for karaoke?
A:
‘Sexy love’ by Ne-Yo.

Q: What's the most unusual request you've had from a fan?
A:
My underpants.

Q: Funniest thing you've read about yourself in the press?
A:
Something that makes me laugh? That I’m not serious about my job - (that's) bull - but I avoid reading about myself generally.

Q: Your most embarrassing moment?
A:
I don’t remember…

Q: When you're at home, what do you listen to when driving?
A:
R&B music overall.

Q: If you were a superhero, what would your special powers be?
A:
Speed!

Q: Best part of being a Formula One driver - apart from the driving?
A:
The lifestyle.

Q: Your most prized possession?
A:
My iPod.

Q: What would you be if you weren’t a racing driver?
A:
A sportsman anyway.

Q: Do you have any bad habits?
A:
Nutella and bread.