The American team “Haas” has signed a contract with the Russian racer Nikita Mazepin, which was informed by the representatives of the team’s press service.
The specific terms of the agreement were not reported, but the press service explained that it was about long-term cooperation.
It is worth noting that the main candidate for second place in Haas is Mick Schumacher, the son of the legendary seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher.
This season Mazepin and Schumacher are competing in Formula 2. On account of the leader of the season, who is the German driver, 205 points.
As for Mazepin, there are 162 points in his archive and the third place. Another Russian pilot, Robert Shvartsman, has 159 points and is fourth in the standings.