October 4, 2022
Schumacher's repair bill not as bad as initially feared

The Haas driver suffered his second big crash of this season in the Monte Carlo street race when, getting it “10 centimetres” wrong, he lost control on a damp patch and smashed into the barrier.

An unfortunate mistake in tricky wet conditions saw Mick Schumacher crash out in Monaco, a repeat of his 2021 street track crashes and another big rebuild job for Haas 😢#F1 #MonacoGP #Autosport pic.twitter.com/87AUNTMvIh

Haas only need to replace the bodywork and the outer part of the gearbox as there was ‘no irreparable damage to the chassis, and even the power unit, the Ferrari 066/7 , came out of the accident unscathed.

As such Schumacher’s chassis has been taken to Baku for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix where it will be used as the spare as Haas have already carried out the repair work needed.

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