The scandal of Mick Schumacher’s future teammates in Formula 1: The Russian Nikita Mazepin has caused outrage with a sexist video on his Instagram channel and must now even fear for his place at the Haas Racing Stadium. The US team reacted with clear words on Wednesday afternoon.
Haas does not tolerate the behaviour of Nikita Mazepin in the recently posted video,”the message said:”The mere fact that this video was published makes us feel disgusted.”
Mazepin sat on the passenger seat of a car, In the short cut, the 21-year-old videotapes grabbing the chest of a woman sitting in the backseat. This one resists. The video was quickly deleted.
Haas will now resolve the matter “internally” and will not comment for the time being.
Moments later, Mazepin also responded: “I would like to apologize for my recent actions, both in terms of my own inappropriate behavior and in terms of the fact, that it was posted in social media,”he writes. I apologise for the insult I caused and for the embarrassment I caused the Haas team.”
Mazepin also stated that he should”behave better as a Formula One driver”. He has disappointed himself and “and many people”.
Online-Petition demands kickbacks from formula 1
How Schumacher drove this season still in formula 2, he is to make his debut next year alongside the German in the royal class. In the past, Mazepin has repeatedly been noticed by indiscretions.
The outrage over the video is already so great, some Formula One fans are now demanding the Russian exterminator.
Thus a petition was launched on Change.org, “urged the FIA and all parties involved to take immediate action to remove Nikita Mazepin from its Formula One seat”.
She collected more than 5000 votes within the shortest time.