Following the word of Lewis Hamilton in which he issued a warning to the leaders of MercedesFinally, the head of the structure came out to the intersection and gave a shocking revelation about the negotiations. Toto wolff He announced that the renewal of the contract between the champion and Mercedes could be delayed a few weeks, and could even be given in 2021.
Lewis Hamilton will officially cease to be a Mercedes driver on January 1, 2021. However, the new contract is a formality. Hamilton will be in the next season of the Formula 1. However, the concern of fans and members of the Mercedes team is growing day by day.
Toto Wolff gave an interview to the medium ‘Racefans.net’ and assured that the negotiations could take place in the preseason tests, which began in early March, in the run-up to the Australian Grand Prix. “Lewis’s new contract can be signed just before testing,” the former Austrian driver told the site.
Wolff assured that the renewal with Hamilton was not given by a question of ‘priorities’. “We have had great successes in the last seven years, so there is no reason not to continue. He’s at the peak of his career and he still will be for a while yet, so continuing together is the obvious thing to do. We gave priority to obtaining the titles and we did not want to be distracted by negotiations, “he said.
According to various media, the reason why Hamilton did not sign his contract with Mercedes is economic. The British want to earn 150 million euros, while the owners of the structure want to negotiate that figure. According to his point of view, Mercedes wants to allocate more money to the Research and Development sector of the car.
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