Formula 1: Charles Leclerc is satisfied with his big contract
Under contract until 2024 with Scuderia Ferrari, Charles Leclerc is happy with the deadline. After the dismissal of Daniel Ricciardo from McLaren, he does not say that he is worried about his place in Formula 1 and is satisfied with long-term contracts, especially for the development of single-seaters.
Charles Leclerc has signed a multi-year contract with Ferrari in 2020. Extend to 2024, rare in System 1, Leclerc praises the stability that this type of contract can bring to the team. Despite the decision of Daniel Ricciardo leave McLaren at the end of the season, the Monegasque prefers to see the benefits of these long-term contracts. Team Executive Director McLaren It has also confirmed that it wants to put clauses in the future contracts of its pilots so that they go to the end of their contract.
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“In my case, it was a dream”
Like Lando Norris and Max Verstappen, Charles Leclerc he signed a multi-year contract with his team. “ I can only speak from my personal case. In 2020, I signed a new long-term contract. In my case, it was a dream: I always dreamed of representing Ferrari. It was an amazing opportunity and obviously I signed up without hesitation and I’m very happy with my choice believes Monegasque. He is happy with this contract which allows him to develop his single seat as well as possible.
“It’s good to have a long-term vision”
This type of contract promotes good single seat development and brings stability to the team, which some teams lack. Once tests are extended over a longer period of time, sports directors can better plan for the future. ” I also think from a team perspective, it’s good to have a long-term vision versus development, you shouldn’t rush it. Of course, new parts must be delivered as soon as possible. But this vision makes it possible to gather experience with the team. So I think it’s a win-win for him and for me too. “opinion Leclerc.
“I still believe in the championship”
dolphin Max Verstappen and dropped to 80 units from the end in driver positions, Charles Leclerc don’t give up. ” I still believe in the championship, of course it will be a very difficult challenge, but I will believe until the end. I think we will compete one race at a time as a team. But it is certain that we must try to use every available opportunity. ” he announced. The summer break allowed him to recharge his batteries to perform well in this second part of the season. ” The first part of the season was full of ups and downs, emotions and there are many built up emotions that cause fatigue, so I was very happy to go on vacation! “he agrees Leclerc. However, Verstappen it is still the same to decide. “ I don’t really care about the point spread. Because for me it’s about trying to be perfect every weekend. There is no question of starting to relax once you have this gap. I always want to win more races. And that is what we will try to do revealed the pilot Red Bull.