“For me, that’s completely acceptable”
In line with Toto Wolff, Lewis Hamilton’s political statements match his ‘sturdy persona’. The seven-time world champion is vocally against racism, however sustainability can be crucial to him.
Mercedes crew boss Wolff has no downside together with his driver’s political statements. “Above all, I feel Lewis has progressively developed not solely as a driver, but in addition into a really sturdy persona. And these points are very near his coronary heart”, Wolff explains to Motorsport.com.
“He is aware of he has a variety and desires to make use of that voice for themes that contact him”, Wolff continues. “That is completely acceptable to me, it has solely raised his profile.” The Austrian crew boss says that Hamilton is polarising, however that he can stay with that.
“I nonetheless want somebody who polarises however brings out a message slightly than somebody who’s a bit too polished”, says Wolff. By the best way, Hamilton’s efficiency on the observe doesn’t endure. By 2020 he may have reached his seventh world title with three races to go and received ten out of fourteen races.