GPFans understands the FIA will take action against those involved with FIA karting president Felipe Massa, who was in attendance at Lonato, likely to take a lead.
"Luca Corberi just destroyed any chance he had at a racing career after his disgusting behaviour at the FIA World champs," wrote 2009 F1 world champion Button on social media.
"His father owns the circuit and is seen power driving the guy into a wall. Life ban for both these idiots please."
Luca Corberi has just destroyed any chance he had at a racing career after his disgusting behaviour today at the FIA Karting World champs. His father owns the circuit and is seen power driving the guy into a wall, Life ban for both of these idiots please https://t.co/uzWD1cDJ9w
Button shared amateur video footage of the paddock brawl and was not alone in his condemning of the incident, with McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown sharing the post and stating "I totally agree with Jenson."
Former F1 driver Giedo van der Garde, who now manages numerous young drivers, wrote: "I teach the kids I manage that respect should always be in mind when racing.
"I've been swearing a lot in my car with my helmet on, but you always should keep your calmness.
"This is an example of how not to be a driver. Truly unacceptable, should be banned for a very, very long time."
Dan Ticktum only got a two year ban for deliberately crashing into a competitor under safety car rules, endangering not only the other drivers but also race officials and marshalls, and is now in the running for an F1 seat/test seat. Memories are short when it suits. So, I would be surprised if a life ban was applied to Corberi senior or junior. Unfortunately, money and influence do count in motorsport and I'm sure Corberi's father probably has both.
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