One of the announcements that is eagerly awaited in the paddock of the F1 It has the English as its main character Lewis Hamilton, who has not yet defined his future in the top flight. Is that your current contract with Mercedes ends at the end of the year and, although it is understood that it will extend its bond, Until you sign the respective agreement with the German brand, anything could happen.
In the preview of Grand Prix of Portugal, the six-time champion spoke on the subject. “Normally, when we sit down and talk about it, we project a three-year deal. However, we are now at a different time. Do I want to continue another three years? That is also a question, just like there are so many unanswered questions. We are entering a new era with cars for 2022, so that's exciting and I'm curious what those cars will look like. ", Dijo.
Hamilton specified that, for the moment, he is more focused on this season, than on what he will do from 2021. “We will have to talk about it at some point, but that is not a priority at the moment. First I have to make sure I reach my goal for this season. Personally, that's my top priority right now and the only thing I'm doing ”, Assured.
However, this uncertainty about his plans has unleashed some rumors, such as that he could go to another team (something that seems unthinkable due to the dominance of the German team).
Although this seems unlikely, the pilot himself preferred to clarify: “I am not talking to anyone else and I have no intention of doing so. Toto (Wolff) and I have to sit down and plan our future more thoroughly. The future will be what it will be, but now I can't say much more. Hopefully if it happens sometime in the next few months ”.