FORMULA One titans Mercedes AMG and seven-time world champion Sir Lewis Hamilton have reached an agreement for the 2021 F1 season after months of negotiations.
Hamilton will be entering into his 9th season with the German manufacturer and IS looking forward to building on their dominant relationship.
“I am excited to be heading into my ninth season with my Mercedes teammates,” said Hamilton, “Our team has achieved incredible things together and we look forward to building on our success even further, while continuously looking to improve, both on and off the track.”
Hamilton remained committed to creating a larger impact in motorsport by broadening the scope with regard to diversity and inclusion, Mercedes confirmed that these factors were a “significant part” of the new one-year contract agreement.
“I’m equally determined to continue the journey we started to make matorosport more diverse for future generations and I am grateful that Mercedes has been extremely supportive of my call to address this issue” said Hamilton
“I am inspired by all what we can build together and can’t wait to get back on the track in March.” he concluded