FIA President Mohammed Bin Sulayem dismissed Michael Masi from the race director duty to help remove ‘the pressure from his shoulders.’
Masi acted in good faith with the decisions made at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. However, the president felt changes are important to avoid further ‘human error’.
Speaking about this, Bin Sulayem said: “To take the pressure and the stress from him. He went through a lot, and we are grateful for the three years that he invested with us and he put his time in.”
Is Michael Masi still in the plans?
FIA President Ben Sulayem informed the media that the team is still negotiating with Masi as he is a key figure in motorsport.
“Now we are negotiating with him, of course, to stay in the FIA. He is an important figure to us. So our people are negotiating, I would say, not a job, but another place for him within the FIA.” he…