Lewis hamilton he was also the great champion of this weekend. The Briton won and took the seventh title of his sports career. In this way he equaled the mark of Michael Schumacher and put his name in the history books. After what happened in Turkey, many celebrities praised the figure of Hamilton, among them is that of Sebastian Vettel.
The German usually shows his humility on the track and this time he was no exception. As Hamilton wiped away tears after winning the World Championship, Vettel was the first to come up to congratulate him. “It’s good to see you make history, brother,” said the Ferrari to Hamilton after the consecration. After the weekend, Vettel gave an interview to the medium ‘Firstpost’.
Vettel commented that he highlights the work done by Hamilton, and also believes that he is the best driver in recent years. “It is the best of our era, without a doubt. But I think it is difficult to compare. How would it be possible to compare to Juan Manuel Fangio or Stirling moss with our generation? It can not. Maybe we would be useless driving those cars, “he stressed.
Hamilton’s seventh title meant matching Michael Schumacher’s mark. However, for Vettel the figure of his idol is greater. «For me, pulling the emotional part, Michael will always be the greatest based on what he has achieved. He has equaled him in championships, he has won more races, he has achieved more poles. I think he has done everything that can be asked.
Many celebrities from sports, politics or entertainment congratulated Lewis Hamilton’s achievement. From the Royal family, going by Pele, until the Barcelona Soccer Club made their publication. The official page of the Formula 1 shared these congratulations to the pilot of Mercedes. In their great majority, they emphasize the sportsmanship of Hamilton.