Mick Schumacher had his first race in F1 on the opening spherical in Bahrain. However, issues didn’t go as deliberate for the rookie as he spun across the observe. The younger German completed the race in sixteenth place.
Schumacher Jr stated it was due to the chilly tires that he spun off the observe and admitted he wasn’t glad about it. But he hopes to be taught from his errors for the upcoming Emilia Romagna Grand Prix.
The Haas crew didn’t have the very best of instances in Bahrain. Nikita Mazepin had an early retirement within the race as he crashed and Schumacher completed sixteenth and couldn’t seize any factors for the American crew within the opening race.
Mick Schumacher states that chilly tires had been the explanation he spun
In the post-race interview, the German stated, “I’m not very happy because I made a mistake. The reason for this mistake is probably that I was too enthusiastic about handling at the start after the safety car. I have definitely learned something and will carry this learning to the next week.”
Schumacher added, “It was definitely very difficult to get the tires to hold. Tires have become very cold while the safety car is on the grid. When we started again, I focused on them and tried to raise their temperature.”
“It was very difficult and the car became unpredictable, so I made a mistake in turn four. However, things were fine after that. I had a good ride with hard tires, that was good.” the rookie concluded.
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Guenther Steiner proud of the German regardless of not incomes factors
The American crew didn’t end within the prime ten and therefore couldn’t seize any factors, however the crew was proud of how his rookie German carried out. Steiner said, “I’m very happy with how he did it. He improved in each stint on tyres, very good, very calm, very good communication with his team.”
“Except for one spin, nothing else went wrong. The advice I gave him: Keep on doing this and we will get there pretty soon to be at a good level.”
The Next F1 race will give Haas one other likelihood for incomes some factors. Will the 2 rookie drivers take advantage of out of that chance within the second spherical of the season? What did you consider Schumacher’s debut in F1? Let us know within the feedback beneath.