Red Bull’s Max Verstappen is fancied by Mercedes chiefs, nonetheless the Austrian crew, bankrolled by the power drink firm, may tempt the Dutchman to stay in the event that they can provide him a car able to difficult on the entrance of the grid.
Bottas may throw hit hat into rivalry for a contract extension by actually pushing Hamilton subsequent season. But that appears unlikely up to now.
All of the aforementioned hinges on Hamilton following by means of along with his declare that he desires to don the well-known Italian pink earlier than he retires.
The 34-year-old doesn’t have too a few years left on the clock earlier than his F1 profession attracts to a detailed.
And to bow out of the game he has made his personal for over a decade by surpassing Schumacher’s document by profitable a world title with a 3rd constructor will certainly cement his legacy as the best driver of all time.