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Steiner: VF19 issues deterred Haas from signing Hulkenberg

Haas boss Guenther Steiner says the US outfit shied away from hiring Nico Hulkenberg because it was reluctant to "introduce a new element" into the team given the issues impacting its VF19. Both Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean have struggled this season to come to grips with the chronic inconsistency of Haas' VF19 chassis. The frustrating troubles have left the team short on points and in search of answers to the mysterious tyre problems that have undermined its season. While Magnussen's deal with Haas was signed and sealed a long time ago, Grosjean's future appeared very uncertain, especially as outbound Renault driver Hulkenberg emerged on the scene. Haas F1 Team retains...
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