December 4, 2022

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Haas F1 drops Russian Uralkali branding over Ukraine invasion

The Haas Method 1 staff states it will drop its Russian sponsor Uralkali from its car or truck next Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

This news arrives by way of a assertion manufactured by the crew to the media on Thursday in Barcelona, originally noted by

“Haas F1 Group will existing its VF-22 in a simple white livery, minus Uralkali branding, for the third and ultimate working day of observe running at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Friday 25 February.”

In addition to the removal of the Russian sponsor Uralkali, Haas has eliminated the blue and pink (Russian colors) livery to operate in a simple white auto. Uralkali is a Russian fertilizer producer and exporter that provides solutions to over 60 nations around the world. As of now, it is unclear how extensive Haas will keep the Uralkali branding off its auto.

Earlier currently, Sebastian Vettel announced that he would not race in Russia this period.

“My very own belief is I really should not go, I will not go,” Vettel stated. “I consider it is improper to race in the nation. I’m sorry for the innocent individuals that are dropping their life, that are finding killed (for) stupid reasons and a quite weird and mad leadership.”

F1 stated in a assertion that it is “closely seeing the very fluid developments” but designed no additional remark on no matter if the race in Sochi would be canceled.