F1: Haas Reconfirms Nikita Mazepin For 2021 SeasonDecember 24, 2020
The workforce had been conducting an investigation in opposition to Mazepin quickly after he was introduced to be a part of the workforce.
The Haas F1 workforce has reconfirmed that Nikita Mazepin will companion Mick Schumacher within the 2021 season. This reconfirmation comes after it concluded its inside investigation into the Mazepin’s current behaviour which included a video that was posted on his social media through which his behaviour in direction of a woman was described as “abhorrent” by the workforce. The workforce had been conducting an investigation in opposition to Mazepin quickly after he was introduced to be a part of the workforce simply earlier than the season-ending race at Abu Dhabi. “Haas F1 Team would like to reaffirm that Nikita Mazepin and Mick Schumacher will form its driver lineup for the 2021 FIA Formula 1 World Championship,” stated the workforce.
“As per the team’s previous statement regarding the actions of Nikita Mazepin (9 December) – this matter has now been dealt with internally and no further comment shall be made,” the assertion added. In the wake of the controversy, Mazepin moved to apologise however unusually did not apologise to the lady. Soon after, the lady posted on Instagram claiming that the submit was an “internal joke” between Mazepin and her and vouched for his character.
At the time Guenther Steiner, the Haas workforce principal stated,” We take it very seriously, as you saw with what we sent out [in the statement]. “I simply need to reinforce that, that we are going to take care of it.
“I’m not going into detail on what we’ll do and how we’ll do it, but we take it seriously, and we will work to sort this out, what happened We had a race weekend going on, as you know, so I didn’t focus on that one,” he stated.
“That will be the job for the coming week when I’m back in the office at home. So I’m travelling, and then we will deal with that,” he added.
There have been calls to axe him from the workforce as he has proven little regret couple with the truth that he had behavioural points even in F2. The downside for Haas is that his father Dimitri Mazepin is a billionaire and he instructions a number of monetary may which will likely be essential to the workforce’s future.