Schumacher, Stroll, Mazepin: Daddy’s Formula 1
Posted On March 4, 2021
If many billionaires have already gone through F1, Lawrence Stroll and Dmitry Mazepin illustrate a new trend: the takeover of a team to install their offspring.
AT Less than 24 hours apart, the Aston Martin and Haas teams have unveiled the single-seaters that will defend their colors in F1 this year. And if the “British Racing Green” of the first of course made the purists shiver, the white-blue-red dress of the second left very few doubts about the takeover of the “American” team by Dmitry Mazepin, extremely wealthy. Russian businessman at the head of the chemical group Uralchem, whose Uralkali division appears on the flanks of the single-seater that will be piloted… Nikita Mazepin and a certain Mick Schumacher. Two daddy’s sons, but not for quite the same reasons …