Helmut Marko feels Red Bull had no choice but to drop Juri Vips after the English media's outcry over a racial slur.
Juri Vips' association with Red Bull appears to have been completely severed.
Christian Horner confirmed that Red Bull and Juri Vips have not severed ties completely.
Red Bull announced an investigation into his behaviour last week.
Hitech have come forward to condemn the behaviour of their driver, Juri Vips, after the Estonian was suspended by Red Bull.
Juri Vips insists Helmut Marko is "simpler than people think" when it comes to his dealings with Red Bull's collection of drivers.