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Hitech boss launches into impassioned defense of Mazepin

Article To news overview © FIA Formula 2 Hitech boss Oliver Oakes has come out in support of his former driver Nikita Mazepin, saying people should focus on themselves. Hitech Grand Prix, who contests several of the Formula 1 feeder categories, ran Nikita Mazepin to fifth overall in the 2020 Formula 2 championship. The result secured Mazepin the necessary super license points required to race in Formula 1 and the Russian driver will make his debut for the Haas Formula 1 team. However, a few days after the announcement of his Formula 1 drive was made, Mazepin found himself in hot water after a video of him groping a woman on his social media account went viral. The driver has endured a...
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