Mercedes is getting closer to RBR and Ferrari

Mercedes is getting closer to RBR and Ferrari

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for the title of red cow, Christian Hornera mercedes is “closer” to his team and rival Ferrari in the front row formula 1especially after winning the podium twice in French GP.

Max Verstappen extended its lead in the Worlds by winning for the seventh time this year, using the omission of Charles Leclerc. But those who finished the stage were mercedes in Lewis Hamilton and George Russelland left another Red Bull, out Sergio Perezin four.

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Hamilton was behind Verstappen at the restart, but was unable to fight for victory due to a lack of straight line speed, crossing the finish line 10 seconds behind the Dutchman. And while Horner was not surprised by the high speed of Mercedes, saying “nothing beat us”, he is still confident that the rivals are close to taking the leaders.

“They were definitely talking about their chances at the weekend. But in the end Max was very comfortable. But you can see they are getting closer and closer.”

“I have heard Toto [Wolff] saying that they will work during the summer break to improve the car, which will be illegal … “, joked Horner. “But it seems that they are getting close”.

For Wolff, Mercedes is still “based on a good performance on the opening laps and in the early stages of the moves”, saying there is no immediate change to that as they look for their first win of the year.

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