“They seem to be fine with spending Russian money” – Mazepin claims Haas has not refunded $13 million sponsorship money for 2022

Haas has rejected a claim from Uralkali to refund $13 mn that it received in advance as the sponsorship sum for the 2022 season. Haas terminated its sponsorship deal with the Russian company Uralkali in the aftermath of Russia’s invasion…

“No obligation exists on Haas’ side to deliver”- Haas refuse to give Nikita Mazepin’s 2021 car to Uralkali amid settlement issues between the two

Haas were supposed to give Uralkali Nikita Mazepin’s 2021 F1 car, but according to reports, the American team are refusing to do so.  Haas’ year went off to a rocky start off the track. Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine,…

“According to unanimous legal scholars and case law” – Haas dismiss Uralkali’s demand for return of sponsorship money after Nikita Mazepin sacking

“According to unanimous legal scholars and case law” – Haas has instead demanded Uralkali for payment in lieu of ‘loss of profit’ after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine led to them sacking Nikita Mazepin. Haas has hit back at the Mazepins…

“A lot of people asked me if I would go back – I would not”- Romain Grosjean says he would have declined the offer to return to Haas F1 team

Romain Grosjean would have declined an offer to return to Formula 1 with Haas if the team had reached out to him. Romain Grosjean raced with the Haas F1 team from 2016 to 2020. His last year in the team…

“Uralkali is to request the immediate reimbursement of the amounts received by Haas”– Sacked Mazepins asks for repayment of sponsorship

Sacked Mazepins asks for repayment of the sponsorship they gave them to Haas; Uralkali will set a foundation for the Russian athletes. The conflict between Russia and Ukraine turned out to be damaging for Nikita Mazepin’s F1 career. The Russian…

“Completely ignored”- Nikita Mazepin feels that Haas completely ignored him as the team terminated his contract

Nikita Mazepin feels completely ignored by Haas as the team terminated his contract in the wake of the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Uralkali and Nikita Mazepin are no longer associated with Haas as the team decided to terminate their contracts. The team…

“It’s the same car”- Uralkali warned Haas that it will pull funding following an internal row including Nikita Mazepin and his car in 2021

Uralkali warned the Haas F1 team in 2021 that it will pull funding following an internal fall-out over Nikita Mazepin and his car. In 2021, the owner of Uralkali, Dmitry Mazepin warned the team that he would pull off the…

“It’s a difficult time and I am not in control over a lot of what is being said and done”- Nikita Mazepin will not be allowed to participate in the British GP following Motorsport UK decision

Following the Russia-Ukraine conflict, Motorsport UK has decided to bar Nikita Mazepin from participating in the British GP. Motorsport UK has barred all Russian and Belarusian licensed competitors to participate in the UK. In F1, this decision applies to Russian…

“If Mazepin can stay without Uralkali, he shouldn’t be removed because he’s Russian”: Red Bull chief Helmut Marko praises F1 for taking a stand against Russia but insists Nikita Mazepin shouldn’t be removed based on his nationality

Red Bull chief Helmut Marko praises F1 for taking a stand against Russia, but calls for Haas to not drop Nikita Mazepin based on his country.  Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine last week, F1 acted swiftly to announce that…

“Financially we are okay”– Haas F1 team boss Guenther Steiner claims they will be alright without Uralkali

Haas F1 team boss Guenther Steiner reveals that his team has finances to cover up if the income from Uralkali is lost amidst Russia-Ukraine tension. Amidst the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, Haas became the epicentre of the effects to…