Nikita Mazepin states that he was ready to adhere to the problems imposed by the FIA on Russian license holders to continue on racing in F1.
The previous Haas driver has missing his seat at the workforce for the 2022 time just after the workforce terminated its business partnership with title sponsors Uralkali, of whom Mazepin’s father, Dmitry, is CEO.
Yesterday, the FIA introduced that all Russian and Belarusian opponents have to signal an settlement to not convey any guidance for the Russian navy invasion of Ukraine and not race beneath the Russian or Belarusian flag or screen any symbols linked with the two international locations.
In reaction to Haas’s choice to terminate their sponsorship settlement with Uralkali and fall him as a race driver for this time, Mazepin expressed his unhappiness at the choice on social media, proclaiming he would have been ready to signal the FIA mandated settlement in buy to race in Formulation one this 12 months.
“I am extremely upset to listen to that my F1 deal has been terminated,” Mazepin stated.
“While I recognize the problems, the ruling from the FIA in addition my ongoing willingness to take the problems proposed in buy to continue on were being wholly dismissed and no approach was adopted in this unilateral phase. To those people who have tried out to recognize, my everlasting many thanks. I have treasured my time in F1 and truly hope we can all be with each other once again in the improved periods. I will have much more to say in the coming times.”
Mazepin raced a one time in Formulation one in 2021, together with Mick Schumacher. He contested each race besides for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which he was compelled to skip just after screening optimistic for Covid-19 on the early morning of the race.
He finished the 2021 time in twenty first and past put in the drivers’ championship, possessing scored no factors. Mazepin’s finest complete was 14th put in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku.
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