Double world champion Mika Hakkinen admitted in an interview with Finnish TV channel MTV3 that Valtteri Bottas was in the perfect position before the beginning of season 2017.
Five days later after the victory in the championship Nico Rosberg announced his retirement from the sport, thereby freeing up space in the Mercedes.
If you believe the rumors, the main contender for the place of teammate Lewis Hamilton in the Anglo-German team believe Valtteri Bottas, while the position of the Finn in the Williams again poised for Felipe Massa.
“For the drivers the situation is ideal – said Hakkinen. You want to work team, which currently dominates in the Formula 1. About such can only dream of.
When you begin to act in a team, able to fight for the championship, it all depends on the rider whether he can win races and win the title.”
Mick also added that he sees Battese potential world champion.
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