The German team announced on Monday that Lewis Hamilton, who has won the Formula One world championship seven times, has signed a new contract with Mercedes for the 2021 season.
Hamilton said in the team statement: “I am very happy to start my ninth season with my Mercedes teammates.” Our team has achieved incredible results together and we look forward to continued success. “
Sir Lewis Hamilton recently received the Knight Medal in the United Kingdom. He played with McLaren in 2008 (then it was the McLaren of Mercedes (2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)) To win the world championship, he smashed all F1 records along the way. Victory (95), podium (165) and leading position (98).
Since 2013, Hamilton in Mercedes has not signed a contract with the star brand since the end of 2020. As the coronavirus pandemic affected the entire season and was only completed in mid-December, and the pilot was contaminated by Covid-19 at the beginning of December, his contract was postponed.
The pilot continued: “I am also determined to continue to add diversified racing paths for future generations. I thank Mercedes for giving me unconditional support in the struggle to solve this problem.” “Committed to diversity and inclusion in sports. Foundation”.
Hamilton is the true star of his discipline and a cookie-cutter music lover. He made the fight against racism and the defense of the environment the two reasons he supported the tour.