The clues about Hamilton’s F1 retirement plans revealed after Vettel’s decision
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The clues about Hamilton’s F1 retirement plans revealed after Vettel’s decision

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OPINION: Sebastian Vettel is set to leave Formula 1 at the end of 2022 and will, rather shockingly, be replaced by Fernando Alonso at Aston Martin. But what about the final chapter of the other driver that defined the post-Michael Schumacher era? In Hungary, Lewis Hamilton spoke about his future in the context of Vettel’s upcoming departure, which offered clues on how long it will last

Legends, greats, stars. And eras. As a collective, motorsport is obsessed with all. It’s the captivating stories, stuffed with success and failure, heroes and villains, spread across the ages.

From Alberto Ascari and Ferrari at the start of the Formula 1 world championship age, through Juan Manuel Fangio, Stirling Moss and Mercedes, Jim Clark and Jackie Stewart, Niki Lauda and James Hunt. Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost and McLaren, Nigel Mansell and Williams. And Michael Schumacher and the Scuderia’s most recent dominant run at the turn of the millennium.

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