With the start of the Formula 1 2021 season , which we are accustomed to being the champion until today.We witness that all balances have changed thanks to Redbull, which started to outperform Mercedes. The fact that Redbull cars are faster than Mercedes’ ones and Verstappen’s ability to corner Hamilton is changing the podium we are used to until the 2021 season.
Of course, the fact that such formidable opponents face Mercedes, which has taken the lead alone for a long time, also leads to some allegations and accusations in the Formula 1 world. First of all, the FIA had stated that it would put a limit on this issue as Redbull pit stops in very unhumanly short times. Finally, Mercedes Formula 1 CEO Toto Wolf and Lewis Hamilton said that Redbull continues to make changes to both engine and security. but he stated that everyone on the team was too sensitive when they brought this issue up to Redbull.
“Hamilton’s words do not reflect the truth”
Max Verstappen was the winner of the Steirmark GP held between 25-27. Verstappen, who showed one of his best performances to date, did not allow Hamilton to disturb him, and towards the final laps. The difference with the Mercedes team had opened it well.
Making some statements after the race, Hamilton said for the Redbull team. “They must have made significant upgrades in the last few races and it’s impossible to keep up with them” used the expressions. After Hamilton’s statement, the boss of the Red Bull Racing team, Christian Horner; “Hamilton’s theories about Redbull are not true” was found in the description.
Toto Wolf stepped in after Horner’s announcement
After this statement, in which Horner accused Hamilton of a kind of lying, Mercedes F1 CEO Toto Wolf made some accusatory statements against Redbull. Wolf says Mercedes is saving itself on development for next season, but Redbull is still making improvements for this season expressed. Wolf’s statement included the following statements; “It’s a bit strange that they’re being so sensitive about the engine. The rules are very clear, you can only fix it on safety. Red Bull brought in new parts with trucks on Thursday and Friday. I don’t think these new parts will do any advantage.”