And now, during his Sky Sports F1 Q&A, Brundle was asked if he thinks Norris could look for an exit should they make a slow start to 2024, as they did in 2023.
"Whether you're the team boss or whether you're the drivers, you have to say, ‘I only have eyes for one team one driver pairing,’" he said.
"But it's a very small business, relatively speaking and your career whizzes past, you've got to keep your options open.
"Loyalty pays, especially these days in F1 teams, you can build something together but if he sees another year out without a victory, he'll have to, and in any event, he should be making sure he's in the best possible place to win a world championship."
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