Pietro Fittipaldi at the 2021 Indy 500. (Reuters)
LAS VEGAS — The relationship amongst Haas F1 and its Russian sponsor and driver became untenable pursuing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the owner of the United States-based mostly Formulation Just one staff reported Sunday.
Gene Haas also reported his workforce was financially steady in spite of the conclusion Saturday to cut ties with Russian driver Nikita Mazepin and sponsor Uralkali. The Russian fertilizer firm is owned by Mazepin’s father, Dmitry Mazepin, a near ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
“There was a whole lot of powerful criticism about the Ukrainian invasion and