There is something that would change Lewis hamilton of his season 2021. And it is what happened in the Imola Grand Prix, where he was second behind Max verstappen after going to land in the middle of the race. “If we look back, you can say that in Imola I was too rushed, I was too aggressive. I’ll tell you that it hurt a lot to go to the gravel that day,” he said.
However, with respect to Silverstone, where both drivers met in the middle of the race, that of Mercedes He has no regrets about anything he did: “If I were in that position, I would do the same again. I see it from my experience and I think I have a good track record of overtaking, experience of where to position my car with spatial awareness.”
“I wouldn’t say that I had to necessarily change my focus, but I would say that there was a need to earn points and you have to get a little less and be willing to give up too much because little by little you lose more points as the season unfolds. behind in points at the time, “he concluded.
The Englishman comes into this final stretch of the season with two consecutive victories that have narrowed the gap in the championship. They are eight points of advantage for Verstappen in the absence of only two great prizes to know the champion.