According to Motorsport.com's Italian edition, Nikita Mazepin will announce the official driver seat of the Haas team for two years only after waiting for the super driver's license.
It is reported that Ma Zeping "almost certainly" will participate in the 2021 F1 World Championship with Haas, replacing Romain Grosjean or Kevin Magnussen.
"Everything shows that the Haas-Mazepin negotiations have in fact been finalized, but to announce this news, we are likely to wait for the official release of the Russian driver's super license."
"However, Ma Zeping can get the coveted super driver's license from the FIA without having to wait for the playoffs (the final stage is scheduled to be held in Bahrain on December 6). The FIA has changed the standard for issuing a super driver's license."
Ma Zeping won an F2 race at Mugello last month. If he is in the top seven of the standings after the remaining four rounds of the season, he will be eligible for an F1 super driver's license. The 21-year-old is currently in sixth place, but is only 7 points behind the third place Kakuda.
It.Motorsport.com also reported that “the number one candidate for Haas’s second car is Mick Schumacher”, despite previous rumors that the son of the seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher will join Kimi. Raikkonen appeared side by side in Alfa Romeo.
It is also reported that after being kicked out of the racing spot to make way for Sebastian Vettel, Sergio Perez "originally made Haas the first choice" and is now "focusing on evaluating Williams." (Replace George Russell)" Possibility.
据报道，在被塞巴斯蒂安·维特尔（Sebastian Vettel）淘汰出赛场之后，塞尔吉奥·佩雷斯（Sergio Perez）“最初使哈斯成为第一选择”，现在“专注于评估威廉姆斯”。 （替换乔治·罗素）“的可能性。
As for Russell, he may be abandoned by Williams because his contract for next year was signed before the team was taken over by the new American owner Dorilton Capital in August.
Russell is currently in the second season of Mercedes’ three-year “lease contract”. He is part of Mercedes’ junior driver program. When Lewis Hamilton or Valtry Bottas leaves the team, he Still a strong candidate for the Mercedes seat.
罗素目前是梅赛德斯三年“租赁合同”的第二季。他是梅赛德斯初级驾驶员计划的一部分。当刘易斯·汉密尔顿（Lewis Hamilton）或瓦尔特·博塔斯（Valtry Bottas）离开车队时，他仍然是梅赛德斯席位的有力候选人。