Lewis says “you have to listen to the words that certain individuals say about me”, and look “at the way those individuals behave on track around me”.
MERCEDES F1 NEWS
Lewis Hamilton discusses whether he could have won the 2022 Sao Paulo Grand Prix had he not been involved in a collision with Max Verstappen.
Mercedes has teased its 2023 car with a video of George Russell’s seat fit, as preparations for next year continue.
George Russell has won Autosport’s 2022 Moment of the Year Award for his first career win at the Sao Paulo Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton, who “battled to help Mercedes develop its troubled W13”, has won Autosport’s 2022 British Competition Driver of the Year Award.
Red Bull advisor Dr Helmut Marko says “Mercedes will be stronger in the overall package” than Ferrari in 2023, “especially with a driver like Lewis Hamilton”.
Despite Christian Horner’s harsh words, Zak Brown says he stands by his letter to Mohammed Ben Sulayem, regarding Red Bull’s 2021 cost cap breach.
George Russell says he was “naturally happier with the car from day one, so I think Lewis was trying more things to try and find the setup that worked for him”.
Nico Rosberg says Russell is yet to face the “ultimate challenge” against Hamilton when they start “fighting for podiums and wins from the get-go”.
Toto Wolff says Mercedes “lost many months of development” because of porpoising, so it “will be tremendously difficult to catch up against Ferrari and Red Bull”.