The Irish Eddie jordan, who had a team in the F1 in the 1990s, he opined on English Lewis Hamilton and the German Michael Schumacher, who debuted with his team in 1991. And in comparison the current driver of Mercedes came out better positioned ...
"Both are unique. So it seems almost schizophrenic to have to choose one, but I choose Hamilton ", explained the former team-manager in Autobild when asked the only two pilots who hold seven crowns in the specialty.
And then he gave some reasons for his choice. “Lewis never won a title in a crash like Michael did in 1994 in Adelaide. I still remember everything Michael suffered when Benetton was accused of using an illegal traction control in 1994. And in his time at Ferrari there was never any missing one pointing to the red team ”, Shooting.
Despite the fact that with his words he does nothing more than question the legality of the cars with which Schumi became champion, he clarified: “These speculations should not minimize Michael's performance. They are both simply very great in their profession.
However, Jordan thinks there was another better rider than Hamilton and Schumacher: the Brazilian. Ayrton Senna. “It is out of this competition. He was a magician in all things. He died too early to be objectively evaluated. Had he not had the Imola accident, he would have ended his sports career with much more than his three world titles. You can't prove that, but I'm sure of it. "He said.