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Rating his ex-Mercedes team-mates on pure talent, Nico Rosberg puts Lewis Hamilton ahead of Michael Schumacher.
Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen and Valtteri Bottas all believe Formula 1 needs to address how pole position is awarded.
Lewis Hamilton said he did not expect Max Verstappen to check on him after their Monza crash, but he would have done.
Martin Brundle said he expects an “even-stevens” fight between Mercedes and Red Bull for the rest of this enthralling F1 season.
Lewis Hamilton is “proud” to see his fellow F1 driver Sebastian Vettel become an increasingly active voice for positive change.
Jolyon Palmer believes Mercedes’ recent improvements and the tracks remaining make Lewis Hamilton the title favourite for the first time in 2021.
The six points separating Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton don’t tell the “real” story in this year’s title fight, says Jacques Villeneuve.
Ex-F1 racer Jean Alesi is loving the 2021 title battle, but felt Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen “went too far” with their Monza crash.
Lewis Hamilton says he’s “very chilled” about his title fight with Max Verstappen and doesn’t feel any pressure.
Toto Wolff says there’s a chance Lewis Hamilton will have to take another engine penalty before the end of the season.
Lewis Hamilton says he’ll “work harder” next season to deny George Russell taking wins and getting the better of him.
James Allison has explained Lewis Hamilton only took on a new ICE in Turkey because that was the one part Mercedes were worried about.
Toto Wolff believes that retirements rather than “three or five-point swings” will determine who prevails in the title fight.
Ex-F1 racer David Coulthard is a little taken aback by how many errors Lewis Hamilton has made in 2021, yet largely got away with them.
Valtteri Bottas’ dominant Turkish GP victory reinforced Toto Wolff’s hopes that his driver can influence the Drivers’ title battle.
James Allison says, according to Mercedes data, Lewis Hamilton would have finished in P7 or P8 in Turkey if he didn’t pit.
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff maintains that Lewis Hamilton was not in the ideal position to decide on his strategy at the Turkish Grand Prix.
Max Verstappen regained the lead in the title race in Turkey but it was Mercedes who showed the better pace over the course of the weekend.
Ross Brawn says while teams may want to back off when a driver doesn’t agree, it is up to the team to tell him what to do.
While he was not happy with his P5 finish in Turkey, Martin Brundle said the added deficit to Max Verstappen is “not the end of the world” for Lewis Hamilton.
If Lewis Hamilton is to lose the 2021 title fight to Max Verstappen, it may well seriously damage his relationship with Mercedes.
Michael Masi has explained why there was nothing illegal in the battle between Lewis Hamilton and Sergio Perez in Turkey.
Andrew Shovlin believes Lewis Hamilton was at risk of losing at least two places in the final laps in Turkey if he didn’t pit.
Neither title rival had a good Turkish GP with Christijan Albers saying Lewis Hamilton “didn’t drive well” and Max Verstappen was “nervous”.
Jenson Button feels Mercedes’ biggest mistake in Turkey was not clearly explaining to Lewis Hamilton that he was going to lose positions when he pitted.
Red Bull driver programme boss Helmut Marko said Lewis Hamilton wanted to force Sergio Perez into the pit lane in Turkey.
Nikita Mazepin said he will apologise to Lewis Hamilton after almost colliding with the Mercedes driver at a damp Turkish Grand Prix.
Martin Brundle believes Lewis Hamilton made a mistake on staying out on worn tyres in Turkey, and put Mercedes “out of their stride” when he didn’t pit.
Paul di Resta has backed Mercedes’ decision to pit Lewis Hamilton in Turkey, taking 10 points rather than risk a DNF on the day.
Red Bull boss Christian Horner learnt in Turkey that Sergio Perez will battle with Lewis Hamilton just as hard as Max Verstappen does.