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Lewis Hamilton’s Game changing move to Ferrari with Frederic Vasseur’s Key Role and Shocking Revelation

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Recent announcements have already set the stage for significant changes, including the arrivals of Loic Serra and Jerome d’Ambrosio from Mercedes. However, the pièce de résistance came on February 1st when Ferrari dropped a bombshell: Lewis Hamilton, the most successful driver in the sport’s history, would be joining the Scuderia. the massive move is not looking like an easy one but the Ferrari boss has a different view on it.

Frederic Vasseur said, “Honestly, [it wasn’t] difficult at all – concluded Vasseur – I think he had it in mind for ages [to join Ferrari]. This year for several reasons, including the fact that he had the option to leave Mercedes, that we had a seat available and a good relationship between us, it was the right time for each of us. I think it’s a good opportunity for him and for us .”

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I know his professionalism – highlighted Vasseur – not that our riders don’t have it, but Lewis has a different vision of things and we can benefit from it. He has great experience on the field and also in winning championships. He will certainly bring speed to the track, but not only that. He will also contribute his knowledge outside the car on how to approach the weekend. He is someone who knows how to put pressure on the team with the aim of achieving excellence .”

Frederic Vasseur’s Role in Lewis Hamilton’s Historic Signing

Lewis Hamilton's Game changing move to Ferrari with Frederic Vasseur's Key Role and Shocking Revelation

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Frederic Vasseur, Ferrari’s team principal, played a crucial role in securing Hamilton’s signature. Interestingly, Vasseur had worked with the English champion during his formative years, long before Lewis Hamilton made his Formula 1 debut with Mercedes. In an interview with La Repubblica, Vasseur shed light on why Hamilton’s arrival is pivotal for the Scuderia.

Lewis Hamilton’s impending move to Maranello sent shockwaves through the Formula 1 world. Whether you’re a fan of the #44 or not, there’s no denying the impact of having a driver of his caliber on your team. For Ferrari, it’s a chance to chase the elusive Drivers’ World Championship—a title that has eluded them for 17 years.

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I'm Moin Akhunji, a passionate sports writer renowned for my unique storytelling approach. My expertise spans across various sports, notably NASCAR, F1, and IndyCar. I hold a profound admiration for athletes like Chase Elliott and Dale Earnhardt Jr. When I'm not crafting articles, you'll likely find me trekking in the hills, indulging in my favorite hobby.
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