George Russell is the great figure of the weekend, in the Grand Prix of Great Britain of the Formula 1. The Briton showed that he is undoubtedly a future World Champion, as he is doing ‘Magic’ with a car much poorer than the rest of the grid. On the other hand, many expect an announcement for the future of Russell and the team. Mercedes.
Russell’s message this Friday was clear. With a Williams, Russell was just four tenths short of his big goal: Valtteri Bottas. In the sprint race, the Briton will seek to advance several positions in the sprint race, which will define the starting positions for tomorrow’s race.
Russell is aiming for Mercedes and this weekend he can deliver the biggest blow of his career. Starting from eighth position, the Williams driver wants to make the big leap to Mercedes and can score more than important points to seek his prize. Bottas will have to fight to the end to be able to be well above.
In the preview of the British Grand Prix, George Russell played with the hearts of British fans. In an interview, while fans were listening to him and fanning him, he assured that he will be racing with a Mercedes. However, he quickly clarified the situation and generated laughter and much confusion among those present there.
“I am a Mercedes driver. They support me, so I will race next year with a Mercedes engine in my car, ”said the Briton. On the other hand, laughter began to appear and Russell added another phrase: “Maybe I will run to Mclaren”. Russell himself took this as a joke, but he knows well that this weekend it will be essential to achieve a good result to reach the German team.
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