In the last weekend, Lewis hamilton broke the record that had equaled him Michael Schumacher at the Eifel GP. The Briton became the driver with the most victories in the history of Formula 1, with 92. After this new brand, it did not take long for a new one to appear. comparison between the ‘Kaiser’ and Hamilton. Until now, very few pilots and legends have opted for the Mercedes.
However, in the last few hours, an interview was released in which Michael Schumacher’s former teammate, Felipe Massa, says Lewis Hamilton is much more talented than ‘Schumi’. Taking into account that the Brazilian shared the box with the German, these statements can have a great weight in the discussion.
Felipe Massa was as a teammate of Schumacher during 2006, the last of the German in Ferrari. Also, from 2008 to 2017 where he retired in Williams. The current leader of the FIA, He gave a note to the podcast ‘In The Fast Line’ and although he assured that it is difficult to compare the two, he opted for one of the figures.
Hamilton the best
Despite throwing himself on the British side, Massa had very complimentary words for both. “They are both completely amazing, talented, different, and complete drivers in many areas,” Massa said, adding what: “It is very difficult to compare. I did not race with Lewis on the same team. You really need to race both in the same car, but I understand the data to compare one against the other.
On the other hand, Massa highlighted the work that Schumacher was doing off-track, although he highlights the British for his talent. “Michael trained a lot physically and was very good at technique. I’m not sure Hamilton is exactly the same. But he is doing everything perfect. Maybe he has surpassed Schumacher from talent. Because even if you don’t work that hard you can still do everything perfect, “he said.