‘I can not see the place we might have the ability to accommodate Lewis’: Christian Horner guidelines out Pink Bull transfer for Hamilton… regardless of Mercedes failing to agree new contract with veteran Brit
- Lewis Hamilton has been linked with a transfer away from Mercedes for subsequent yr
- The Brit, 38, is but to increase his contract which expires on the finish of this season
- Christian Horner has reiterated he’s completely happy along with his present drivers at Pink Bull
Christian Horner has dominated out a transfer for Lewis Hamilton, stating that Pink Bull are pleased with their present drivers regardless of Toto Wolff giving permission for Hamilton to go away Mercedes.
The 38-year-old is trying to win a document eighth world title however has completed fifth in back-to-back races on account of his automobile points.
This led to his future with Mercedes being thrown into doubt, with boss Toto Wolff expressing doubts over the 2023 car and Hamilton’s future.
Hamilton has since been linked with a move to Red Bull to affix Max Verstappen in what could be a sensational transfer in Formulation One.
Nevertheless, Pink Bull boss Horner has now dominated out a transfer for Hamilton as he advised SunSport: ‘What Lewis has achieved in Formulation One is second to none, however we’re very pleased with the drivers that we’ve.
Pink Bull chief Christian Horner has dominated out a transfer for Lewis Hamilton, 38, for subsequent season
Hamilton has struggled this yr and there have been a number of points along with his automobile at Mercedes
‘They’re dedicated as a pair not solely this season however the subsequent season as properly. So I can not see the place we might have the ability to accommodate Lewis.’
Horner continued to debate the continued issues at Mercedes, revealing he has been knowledgeable there can be enhancements to their 2023 automobile.
‘I am certain they’re going to type their points out – we’re actually not writing him off but.
‘We’re listening to about large Mercedes upgrades, I am certain Ferrari aren’t pleased with their present place both. So we’re absolutely anticipating issues to converge shortly.’
With expectation that Pink Bulls’ rivals will enhance this yr, Horner believes his drivers will face robust competitors in future races.
‘Among the racing has been incredible and we noticed an amazing race once more (in Saudi Arabia) between our two drivers.
‘You probably have two dominant vehicles who’re racing one another then I believe that does create a spectacle in itself however I’ve no doubts that the opposition can be coming again shortly, particularly as we come again into the European season when updates begin to come by.’
It stays to be seen as to what the long run holds for Hamilton, who might nonetheless depart Mercedes.