Whatever Lewis Hamilton's real motivation was for deciding to pop down to Red Bull Racing for a brief 'chat' with Christian Horner in Montreal last Saturday night, one thing is for sure: his actions have kicked off the annual driver market silly season.
Forget the talk that Hamilton's visit was about sorting out a contract (it would be Hamilton's management team, not him, who would do that, and it would not be done at a race track).
Instead, his visit probably had more to do with exorcising frustrations in his head after a difficult day on track; and maybe finding some inner clarity about just where he sees his F1 future path mapping out long-term if McLaren cannot give him the very best chance of winning the title.
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