Mercedes took the first double of the season last weekend and Flavio Briatore did not miss that: “Lewis Hamilton has an incredibly fast car and no one can currently match his superiority. The last one to do that was Nico Rosberg. He even knew Hamilton unlike Valtteri Bottas, who is just a servant. “
“However, the Mercedes car is the best car in the field and drivers such as Max Verstappen, Charles Leclerc and Fernando Alonso would simply become world champions in that car,” said Briatore in clear words. Politics in the Balloon. According to the former Benetton team boss, the drivers in the current cars only make a minimal difference.
“Hamilton would also not be able to get this season’s Ferrari to perform. That’s because a Formula 1 driver can currently win at most one or two tenths per lap against other drivers on his own,” said the former team boss of Michael Schumacher and Alonso, among others.