The Lewis Hamilton-Mercedes contract saga continues to wage on. Both parties seemingly don’t want to budge and return to a mutual consensus. However, despite the standoff, the most likely result to emerge will be Hamilton signing on the dotted line.
Both sides look perfectly happy right now and there is not any indication of any rift between Mercedes and the seven-time world winner. This could indicate that both sides know a positive end is in sight. Hamilton signing a new deal is much more a case of’when’ than’will he?’
Hamilton, on his part, is continuing to train as hard as ever in preparation for the upcoming F1 season. The Briton took to Twitter on Tuesday to alert his fans of his altitude training regimen that he has begun.
The dialogue read, “Hey World, I’m in one of my favourite places in the world, training everyday, getting my mind and body right. I’m hiking to the top of the mountain every morning. Two of those hikes I cross country ski once I get to the top which is at 3400m, killer. Proper altitude training! …”
For someone who does not have a seat yet, that is quite an intensive training program that Hamilton is going through. This would indicate a drive with Mercedes is quite much on the books.
Possibly, he’s just holding out for the Silver Arrows to negotiate and give him some, or even all, of his contract demands.
Are there any other hints that indicate Lewis Hamilton inking a new deal with Mercedes?
A little over a week ago, Hamilton’s father said that according to him, Lewis plans t