In the last week a very unknown side of Lando norris. The Briton made harsh criticism of Lewis hamilton after achieving the record of victories of the Formula 1. Norris had discredited Hamilton’s number and was very upset. “He’s in a car where he should win every race basically,” he said after the Portuguese Grand Prix.
This Tuesday, after the race, Lando Norris had made a public apology through his social networks and many did not understand what had happened. “I have been stupid and careless with some things that I have said lately in the media, and I have not shown the respect that certain people should have,” said the pilot of McLaren.
However, Norris did not want to miss the opportunity to apologize again to Hamilton after his outburst last weekend. This Friday he told the media that after what happened, he sent a private message to the Mercedes driver and that they clarified the situation. “I have a lot of respect for him and I did not choose the right words.”
The apology to Hamilton
Norris said: ‘I sent him a message. I don’t know if I knew it at the time, but I never meant to say something like that in a bad way. I respect everything you have done to achieve it. It’s amazing, whatever happens. The way I said it was not the way I wanted to say it. So I said what I said, I apologized, and I have to move on.
Finally, the British commented that his apology was not encouraged by anyone in particular, but rather that it was his own gesture. “Nobody pushed me, it was not something that nobody said, it was not something that many people noticed. But I woke up in the morning, I looked at social networks and there were bad comments. Like I said, I never wanted any of this to be put this way or taken out of context. Especially against Lewis ”, he sentenced.