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Mercedes never held talks with Max Verstappen despite reports claiming they had put together a £20m-a-year package to lure him away from Red Bull.
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff believes Lewis Hamilton has reached new heights this season after the championship leader made an early statement at the United States Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton topped both practice sessions on Friday, with Red Bull emerging as the second quickest. Sebastian Vettel was unable to get into a rhythm due to various set-up changes.
He may be closing in on a fourth World title but Lewis Hamilton insists he won’t change his approach at this weekend’s United States GP.
The tyre choices for the Mexico Grand Prix have revealed a very aggressive strategy from Mercedes compared to their rivals Ferrari and Red Bull.