‘And Then They’ll Have a Problem’: Haas Team Boss Issues Stern Warning to Schumacher and Mazepin

Published 02/05/2021, 6:00 AM EST
BAHRAIN, BAHRAIN – DECEMBER 05: Kevin Magnussen of Denmark driving the (20) Haas F1 Team VF-20 Ferrari on track during final practice ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of Sakhir at Bahrain International Circuit in Bahrain, Bahrain. (Photo by Hamad I Mohammed – Pool/Getty Images)


Haas has got two new rookie drivers who would pilot their Ferrari powered cars for the upcoming 2021 Formula One season as they replace Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean.

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Mick Schumacher: F2 world champion and son of F1 legend, Michael Schumacher, and  young Russian driver Nikita Mazepin.

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – DECEMBER 11: Mick Schumacher of Germany driving the Alfa-Romeo Racing C39 Ferrari on track during practice ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi at Yas Marina Circuit on December 11, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Haas boss, “Not to pit each other”

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In an interview with RTL, Steiner says, “If they fight without damaging the team, I have no problem with that. Only If they get in their car, I’ll have a problem and then they’ll have a problem.”

MONTE CARLO, MONACO – 2019/05/26: Mick Schumacher of Germany and Ferrari in the Paddock during the F1 Grand Prix of Monaco. (Photo by Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images)

“For me it would be a success to have two drivers at the end of the year who have learned a lot and are ready for 2022 so that we won’t make any more mistakes.” ( translated via Google )

Mazepin who is known for driving recklessly even during his days in F2 and for putting other driver’s lives at risk and getting penalties for his actions on the track has been given a stern warning from his new Haas boss.

A debut season

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Schumacher and Mazepin have been given their chance to drive in F1 and eagerly  are waiting to start the season in Bahrain, as they take to the grid and show what they are capable of doing on the track.

The fans of motorsport are counting the days till when the lights go out in Bahrain, to see these two talented drivers as well the other eighteen on the track as they battle it out in the desert to come on top as a winner.

Lets us know which rookie or veteran will you be cheering on as they take to the grid at the end of March.

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Arpit Gomes is an F1 author at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing his Journalism degree from Xavier’s Institute, he is a big fan of McLaren and their driver Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo. Arpit always looks forward to the paddock moving to Spa and drivers dealing with the exciting Eau Rouge corner as well the straight at Monza.

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