English Lewis Hamilton That last year equaled the record for seven World Cup titles Formula One From German Michael Schumacher, he renewed for another season the contract he is joining the teamAnd the MercedesAs announced on Monday, February 8, 2021.
The German team The winner of the last seven world manufacturers’ championships in the premium car category, issued a statement on Monday announcing that the British champion will continue as a driver for a team. Brackley Durant 2021That is his ninth year on a silver arrow.
“I am delighted to face what will be my ninth season with my Mercedes colleagues,” he said. Hamilton, 36, who last year raised his record in the lead to 98 inches Formula One He overcame victories in the Queen category, which he obtained Schumacher (91) which expanded to 95 before the end of the season.
“With this team we have achieved incredible things together; we want to increase our successes even more, and continuous improvement; both inside and outside the ring,” he said, in remarks made by his team, the amazing and eccentric champion Stevenage, last season he set another record. Kaiser: The podium in F1He now carries a score of 165.
“I am also convinced to continue the path we have started in making motorsport more diverse for future generations, and I am grateful for that Mercedes He has shown me all his support in this regard. ” Hamilton, Which, without drastically changing the regulations next season, becomes the main candidate for winning the 2021 World Cup, which will start at the end of the last week of March with Bahrain Grand Prix It is initially scheduled to 23 races.
“I am proud to say that we are continuing this effort beyond this year, by launching a foundation dedicated to diversity and inclusion in sport. It has inspired me everything we can build together and I cannot wait to return to the ring in March.” Hamilton, Who made his F1 debut in 2007, a year before winning his debut title, with McLaren; And he won the other six crowns with the German national team.
Starting at the end of next month, the Englishman will be able to focus on becoming the only eight-fold world champion in history Formula One.
Austrian captain Tutu wolf, It also signed a renewal agreement. He said, “We have always agreed with Lewis that we will continue together, but the very unusual year that we saw in 2020 meant that it took some time to complete the process.”
“Together, we decided to extend our sports relationship for another season and start a long-term project, to take the next step in our joint commitment to more diversity within our sport,” said the coach. you. Come.
“Record Lewis It is among the best sports the world has ever seen; He is a valuable ambassador for our brand and our partners. ” Mercedes s Lewis It has been recorded in our sport’s history books for the past eight seasons; We are hungry to return to the competition and add more chapters to it. “ Tutu Wolf In the statement announcing the renewal of Hamilton with the team Brackley.