Haas F1 confirmed – Roman Grosjean left Bahrain and flew to Switzerland to proceed therapy for his hand burns final week. On this regard, Roman is not going to participate within the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the place Pietro Fittipaldi will once more sit behind the wheel of his automotive, changing the French driver this week.
On this, Grosjean’s profession in System 1 is over, however it’s attainable that he’ll nonetheless participate within the checks.
Roman Grozhan: “I remorse to substantiate that I will be unable to carry out on the last stage of the season in Abu Dhabi. Along with the physician, we did the whole lot for my restoration, however the threat continues to be very excessive when collaborating in races, so we determined that I’d not compete.
This is without doubt one of the most troublesome selections in my life, but in addition one of many wisest. I’ll miss and help the staff as all the time. “
Günther Steiner, Crew Chief: “I’m very sorry that Roman will miss what was imagined to be his final System 1 race. However well being is above all, everybody agrees that he ought to obtain correct therapy for the implications of final week’s accident.
We’ll all the time be grateful to him for his religion in our staff and dedication to our targets. Now it’s these qualities, his concentrate on success and ambition that may assist him recuperate as quickly as attainable. On behalf of Gene Haas and on our personal behalf, together with the whole Haas F1 staff, we want Roman a speedy restoration and all the most effective for the longer term. “