Lewis hamilton has no rivals this season in the Formula 1. The British driver is on track to claim his seventh title and equals the record for Michael Schumacher. In recent days he did the same with the mark with the highest number of victories, which he pulverized with 93. However, Hamilton can be again champion very prematurely.
Valtteri Bottas He is not up to the mark to fight for the championship and that is why in the last few races, Lewis Hamilton took an advantage that seems unattainable. The Briton already takes 85 points from his teammate, with 104 points at stake. That is why next weekend Hamilton can take the seventh championship.
The mathematical possibilities are various for Hamilton. The Briton can be champion only if he is ahead of the Finn in the Grand Prix of Turkey. Another possibility is that Hamilton and Bottas drop out of the race. In these two ways, the World Drivers’ Championship would end next Sunday.
If Hamilton wins his 94th race, he will automatically take the title. This way it doesn’t matter what Valtteri Bottas does. No matter how much you finish second, the story ends. Also if he starts second and gets the fastest lap of the race (an extra point), he will be World Champion.
After last weekend’s victory, Lewis Hamilton stretched his lead over Valtteri Bottas. The Briton has 282 points, while the Finn has 197. Max verstappen he was left with the sum of 162 after the abandonment in Imola. Mercedes is already the champion of constructors. The German team reached 479, while Red bull did not add, remaining with 226.