Comparisons between Michael Schumacher Y Lewis hamilton they do not stop appearing in the last days. The Briton equaled the 91-win lineup in the Formula 1 and fans are already wondering who is the best. However, in the team Mercedes They have not yet opted for either of the two pilots and the controversy grows day by day.
The German team’s track engineer, Andrew Shovlin shared some similarities between the ‘Kaiser‘ Y Lewis hamilton. The current world champion is in the first position of the classification and is looking for his seventh title. If he succeeds, he will equal the number of championships to Schumacher. This season can be decisive in the historical statistics, which have already begun to change.
The main difference that fans give to differentiate one from the other is the car. According to the most nostalgic, the old cars showed the skill of the pilot. However, with today’s technology, that was completely lost. “I think in terms of how they are in the car, they are actually more similar than you might think. It’s just that outside the car they are two very different people, “he said. Shovlin.
In addition, the engineer commented that there are similarities between the British and the German when it comes to getting into a car. The two couldn’t be more different. Michael he had the ability to be the fastest with any balance, he could adapt his driving style very well to the car. They are also characteristics that Lewis has, many good pilots do not have that particular style “, said the member of Mercedes.
Praise for Hamilton
To close, Shovlin had words of praise with the six-time champion. «Lewis every year he rebuilds his repertoire of skills. Over the years he finds new things to get the most out of the car and the tires. In addition, every missed opportunity he wants to make up for the next race, he talks to his team of engineers as soon as possible to understand the problems, “he said. Shovlin.