Toto Wolff thinks the Lewis Hamilton-Mercedes partnership is the “obvious” one for both parties within F1, but has revealed that he hasn’t spoken to the Brit with regards to his future since December.
Hamilton won his sixth drivers’ championship in 2019 which put him one behind the record of seven held by Michael Schumacher.
However, his current deal runs out at the conclusion of the 2020 season, with questions naturally being raised as to whether he will extend to try and either match or surpass Schumacher’s record depending on his fortunes in 2019.
There were even strong rumours that he could move to Ferrari, but Wolff reckons Mercedes remains the best place for the six-time champion - even if they haven't chatted in a few months.
“I think it is the obvious pairing going forward,” he told Autosport about the partnership between Hamilton and Mercedes.
“We would like to have the fastest man in the car, and I know that Lewis wants to be in the fastest car so there’s an obvious mutual outcome.
“But you know, we travel around the world almost 10 months every year.
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