Sebastian Vettel to Mercedes might be a risk subsequent season, as confirmed by Mercedes boss Toto Wolff. Who would he exchange at Mercedes?
Sebastian Vettel dropped a bomb on the F1 world yesterday, when he confirmed that Ferrari hadn’t supplied him a contract for the subsequent F1 season.
All of the speak across the grid earlier was about how Ferrari nonetheless noticed Sebastian Vettel as a long run prospect. However all that as modified now.
No provide on the desk for Sebastian Vettel
Nonetheless, issues didn’t pan out as anticipated, with Binotto letting Vettel know that his companies had been not wanted.
“No provide was on the desk.” Vettel confirmed, as quoted by Motorsport.com
“Scuderia Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel have collectively determined…” was the official line in Could.
As we speak a fairly completely different view: Vettel reveals Mattia referred to as him and informed him Ferrari had no intention to proceed with him. No provide was on the desk.
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“There was no sticking level. It was clearly a shock to me after I bought the decision from Mattia when he informed me that there was no additional intention from the staff to proceed.
“We by no means bought into any discussions, there was by no means a proposal on the desk and due to this fact, there was no sticking level,” he added.
Sebastian Vettel to Mercedes?
Toto Wolff has as soon as once more weighed in on Vettel’s future and if the four time F1 world champion might be part of Mercedes within the seasons to return.
When Vettel’s departure from Ferrari was introduced, there have been murmurs of perhaps Mercedes bringing him to staff up with Lewis Hamilton.
And whereas these rumors have died down somewhat, after Sebastian Vettel’s confession final night time, ‘Sebastian Vettel to Mercedes’ rumors are as soon as once more on the rise.
When requested in Austria, if Vettel might certainly be on Mercedes’ radar, Wolff mentioned that he wouldn’t rule out a transfer for Vettel simply but. Nonetheless, he additionally confirmed that Mercedes’ no 1 precedence can be protecting each Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.
“He’s a fantastic man and we mustn’t not contemplate him, however our precedence is Lewis and Valtteri and we very a lot hope to increase their contracts.” Wolff mentioned, as quoted by 5 livesport.
Mercedes F1 boss Toto Wolff on simply now. Repeats the road on Vettel: “He’s a fantastic man and we mustn’t not contemplate him, however our precedence is Lewis and Valtteri and we very a lot hope to increase their contracts.” 1/
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With and Valtteri Bottas’ efficiency at all times being underneath the scanner, Sebastian Vettel to Mercedes might very properly be a risk.