Former Formulation One driver Romain Grosjean stated Wednesday he’s pursuing arbitration in opposition to Andretti World as a result of the staff just isn’t bringing him again for a 3rd season within the IndyCar Sequence.
Grosjean, who has spent the three seasons since his death-defying 2020 F1 crash racing IndyCar in america, stated in a press release posted to social media that he believed he was returning to Andretti in 2024.
Andretti has employed Indianapolis 500 winner Marcus Ericsson and is believed to be dropping from 4 automobiles to 3 for subsequent season.
“I had anticipated to proceed racing with the positive folks of Andretti Autosport within the coming years,” the Frenchman stated. “I’m upset that’s not being fulfilled, and need Andretti staff members effectively. I’m pursuing different choices to proceed my IndyCar profession in pursuit of excellence. I’ve commenced an arbitration continuing in Indiana in opposition to Andretti Autosport, in search of to guard my rights.”
A spokeswoman for Andretti didn’t return messages in search of remark Wednesday.
Grosjean, who relocated from Switzerland to Florida forward of the 2022 season, has employed an Indianapolis regulation agency. He spent the season after his hearth driving for Dale Coyne Racing and overperformed in underperforming gear.
That landed Grosjean a promotion to Andretti, however he had a public feud along with his teammates in 2022 and regardless of a powerful begin