Toto Wolff says booing is “an archaic instinct that shouldn’t be a part of the sport”, but understand that the grandstands were “packed with Dutch fans”.
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It is clear that Red Bull’s accusations that Lewis slowed down in his final Q3 out lap on purpose don’t hold water, which Perez also confirms.
Lewis Hamilton says Village People’s song “YMCA” was on his mind throughout the whole Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying session.
Here is the transcript of the Post 2021 Hungarian GP Qualifying track interviews and press conference featuring Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.
Lewis says the boos and jeers he has experienced in Hungary are no surprise “given the things that have been said” by the heads of Red Bull.
Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas, Toto Wolff and Andrew Shovlin give their comments on the 2021 Hungarian Grand Prix Qualifying.
After Lewis Hamilton received a slew of boos and jeers from the crowd at the Hungaroring, Valtteri Bottas felt compelled to speak out.
Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff dismissed Christian Horner’s accusation that Lewis Hamilton slowed down Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez on purpose.
After scoring another fantastic pole position Lewis was accused by Red Bull that he drove a slow out lap on purpose to disturb Verstappen’s warm-up.
After Lewis Hamilton secured pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix Qualifying a lot of disgraceful boos from the crowd could be heard.