The seats of the current drivers are thus secured. That Stroll had a good chance of staying was clear, given the role of his father Lawrence in the team. For Vettel, it was not yet certain, but he too has nothing to worry about.
Aston Martin confirms drivers for 2022
Vettel has had a strong couple of races, in which he took two podiums but had to give up one because of a disqualification. Because the team took so long to announce the news, the rumour mill was already spinning: Nyck de Vries was mentioned again for a seat, but that has now been dropped.