What you need to know:
Guenther Steiner and Haas did not renew their contract after the 2023 season
‘Drive To Survive’ has brought us closer to Formula 1 with a different perspective and that includes team managers like Guenther Steiner. The now former Haas director He became a star of the series as the seasons went by. and it is one of the favorites among fans.
From his courage with Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen, going through the photo sessions of some sponsors or the complaints about a slammed door, Steiner is a phenomenon. It is not difficult to know when he practically became a protagonist and Netflix knew how to take advantage of it.
At what time Guenther Steiner became the star of ‘Drive to Survive’?
Phrases like “we are a fucking bunch of wankers” while talking on the phone helped him win people’s affection; Later he appeared on a boat that caused a sensation and we can almost say that the rest is history.
The start of the fifth season (in which we also see an episode about Checo Pérez) shows him accompanied by Ferrari’s Mattia Binotto; yes, the birth of a bromance. And we are not going to deny that we all love gossip, but that sometimes also changes our perspective on some Formula 1 characters.
Despite his stardom, Guenther Steiner already received several criticisms for ‘Drive To Survive’. The fourth episode of the fifth season focuses on Mick Schumacherwho suffered a lot with his car and the fans did not like what Steiner said about his performance.