Ayao Komatsu

Haas suffer disruption due to Ferrari power unit issue

With pre-season testing well and truly underway at the Bahrain International Circuit, some of the teams’ opening day issues have been revealed. For the usual leading trio, there was very little to complain about, with Red Bull, Ferrari and Mercedes having completed an impressive number of laps. Ferrari in particular will have been relieved to


Haas publicly criticise Mick Schumacher: ‘What he said after that wasn’t great’

Haas’ chief race engineer, Ayao Komatsu, feels that Mick Schumacher spends too much time comparing himself to his team-mate. Schumacher entered Formula 1 with the American team last season alongside fellow rookie, Nikita Mazepin, and he out-qualified the Russian 20 times in 2022 races. The 23-year-old achieved the team’s best result of 13th at the Hungarian


Haas make claim about Kevin Magnussen ‘beating’ Mick Schumacher

Kevin Magnussen has performed valiantly since returning to Formula 1 this season, following an extremely late call-up to replace Nikita Mazepin. After being dropped by Haas at the end of the 2020 season, the Dane probably assumed that his F1 career was over and it was easy to understand why. The Americans replaced Magnussen and