It seems that Nico Hulkenberg It is intended to replace pilots at the last minute. In the preview of Silverstone Grand Prix, Sergio perez He had tested positive for COVID-19 and the German had to go out to save the Mexican’s position when starting the race. However, it was not the only time that he had to put the pilot suit back on.
Lance Stroll He had not gotten up with the best sensations this Saturday. The Canadian rider had some physical difficulties at the start on Saturday and the team made the decision to isolate him preventively. In addition, the pilot is waiting for the result of a new COVID test, to know more precisely what it was that left him out.
On your Twitter account, the team Racing point He advanced the news with a funny meme. Further, Hulkenberg He shared on his personal account the pass that allows riders to enter the category’s paddock with a forceful phrase: «Back with ‘Hulkenback’. On the other hand, the structure issued a statement confirming the news.
The team statement
«Nico Hulkenberg will drive for the team BWT Racing Point F1 in the Eifel Grand Prix this weekend after Lance Stroll felt bad. Lance did not feel 100% and the team made the decision not to run for the rest of the event “, commented from the team of Lawrence Stroll on its official website.
It will be the third race of Nico Hulkenberg in this season. After replacing Sergio perez, the German could not start in the Silverstone Grand Prix. However, in the second test on British soil he obtained third place in the classification, while in the race he finished in seventh place.