Classics Haas team boss: Why triple headers are ideal for Formula 1 rookies
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three races within 15 days: What many employees out The Formula 1-stroke just means pure stress, is a welcome task for Haas team boss Günther Steiner with a view of his two drivers. Because he says: Just because it goes in the season 2021 several times with triple headers blow on shock, Mick Schumacher and Nikita Masepin could learn most.
"Every challenge is good for you," says Steiner. "The drivers are confronted with things that happen only in Formula 1."
In addition, theis fixed and as a team one can not influence it. "So you have to deal with it," says Steiner. "Sometimes [a triple header] can also be a good thing because there is no time between the race for distractions."
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Steiner: Driver now especially challenged
Schumacher and Masepin as Formula 1 newcomers are therefore particularly demanded: "That they are exposed to such pressure, and that in the first phase of their career, is good. I'm sure they'll be very much Well with that clear. "
Both drivers are "young and have a lot of energy," says Steiner. "They want to drive above all races." The rapid sequence of three Grands Prix on three weekends is therefore "nothing bad". Steiner: "You just have to stay focused. We will see how you succeed." Anyway,
Schumacher expects "intensive and stressful" moments in the car. "But that's good, because that's exactly what I love," says the German. He look forward to the Triple header with France and twice Austria.
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Schumacher: The more kilometers, the better!
"In my physical preparation, it does not change anything. All training has been completed anyway weeks and months before the season. I am prepared and feel well prepared," explains Schumacher.
, above all, he is about to maintain as much driving practice as possible in the formula 1 car as possible. Because "racing kilometers are crucial, in every racing series," says the son of ex-champion Michael Schumacher.
"You need the knowledge and experience. Training is beautiful and good, but you just can not simulate how a race is developed after the start. Sometimes mistakes happen. But you just have to learn how it is, in to be such situations. So you will be better. "
Masepin: Could more than 23 races ...
also Schumachers Haas teammate Masepin looks forward relaxed. He says, "I am one of the few drivers, I think that I really enjoy the triple headers and 23 races a year. I think that's good. I'm physically fit enough to get even more races. And I long for race weekend because they bring new opportunities. "
Haas had recently achieved the best team result of the yearand was advanced - even without points - on P9 in the . "This is the best at the moment we can reach for a good day," says team boss Steiner. "You just have to be patient and stay focused. And sometimes the end pays off."
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