Hamilton even shocked his personal racing engineer with victory in Turkey
Lewis Hamilton received his seventh world championship in Turkey. He received six of these titles with Peter Bonnington in his ear. Hamilton’s racing engineer has gone by way of so much since Hamilton’s debut at Mercedes in 2013.
“With Lewis at first I nonetheless felt that I won’t be price working with a world champion like Lewis. Nonetheless, we now have constantly realized and labored collectively on the place we are able to discover much more achievements. He goes into that very deeply,” Bonnington explains in dialog with Sky Sports.
“That’s one thing that many are unlikely to see, however that’s his capacity to be taught and take issues on board.” So Bonnington has been with Hamilton since 2013 they usually have realized so much from one another throughout that interval. “I feel I now absolutely perceive him when the race goes to be a spectacle. The stress is all the time excessive and the adrenaline can also be excessive throughout a race“.
Hamilton typically seems on the radio when one thing just isn’t proper for a second or when the tyres appear to interrupt down. “I all the time attempt to muffle these doubts in order that we are able to perceive one another.” The British additionally had these doubts in Turkey, however ultimately he took a dominant victory there. “I’m positive I used to be shocked, I do not assume anybody may have been shocked. I am all the time optimistic, however I actually did not see this coming“, concludes Hamilton’s engineer.