Valtteri Bottas, P2, 1m32.880s
Lewis Hamilton, P3, 1m33.125s
MERCEDES F1 NEWS
Valtteri Bottas, P1, 1m33.448s
Lewis Hamilton, P2, 1m33.783s
Lewis Hamilton says getting tyres in the “narrow working window” is playing a “huge role” in the 2021 championship, “maybe more than ever before”.
Lewis Hamilton says he doesn’t believe tyre failures in Baku are Pirelli’s fault, but more likely the fault of the teams who play with tyre pressures.
At the French Grand Prix Thursday press conference Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen talked about their relationship away from the track.
Valtteri Bottas confirms that him and Lewis Hamilton will swap chassis for the French Grand Prix, in a pre-planned move.
For a few weeks now, rumours have been running rampant that Mercedes will not retain Valtteri Bottas beyond 2021. The Finn gives his comments.
Hamilton says it wasn’t pressure from Max Verstappen that drove him to make his “error” at the Azerbaijan GP, because “Max wasn’t in the race at the time”.
Mercedes announced that Romain Grosjean’s planned Paul Ricard test has been postponed due to travel restrictions between France and the United States.
Although he is very much vocal when it comes to social and environmental issues, Lewis Hamilton says he will not go into politics after his career is over.