Red Bull have suspended junior driver Juri Vips pending an investigation into an incident in which the 21-year-old allegedly used a racial slur while gaming. A video emerged of Vips using an offensive phrase while streaming on gaming platform Twitch.
“Red Bull racing has suspended junior driver Juri Vips from all team duties with immediate effect, pending a full investigation into the incident,” a statement read.
“An an organisation we condemn abuse of any kind and have a zero-tolerance policy to racist language or behaviour within our organisation.”
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