Lewis Hamilton has reacted to Fernando Alonso’s statements that Max Verstappen’s two world titles were worth more than the British driver’s seven. This made reference to the 2007 season that the two shared at McLaren.
Fernando Alonso He is not a pilot used to soften his statements, as he is not afraid to express what he feels. This leads him to generate controversy and, when it comes to Lewis Hamilton, it takes on a bigger dimension.
No one is unaware of the rivalry between the two since sharing a team at McLaren in 2007, when Fernando Alonso arrived from Renault and Lewis Hamilton Debut in Formula 1.
The year was so stormy that the two-time champion eventually switched to Renault again and, although the two have built mutual respect over time, the rivalry still exists and jumps to a minimum.
In the same year, Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton had a disagreement after having already reunited. Crash at Spa-Francorchamps And, though in the end the two resolved it amicably, now a ‘squabble’ between the two old rivals is back to production.
Value of 7 Headings 2 . is less than
Recently, we told you that Fernando Alonso gave an interview in which he reflected on the value of 7 Lewis Hamilton World Championships Compared to Max Verstappen’s 2 or his own.
In it, Fernando Alonso explained that winning the championship in an uphill battle against a driver from another team with a similar or somewhat inferior car was worth more. win multiple with one top car And fighting exclusively against his partner.
These words made many headlines and Fernando Alonso decided to publish some himself explanatory tweets aboutAlso showing his uneasiness at the constant search for media headlines.
«And then… Please, all titles are wonderful, deserved and inspiring. Incomparable with each other, let’s enjoy our present time champions and legends. Tired of the constant search for headlines. Let’s enjoy them »The two-time world champion wrote.
“I want to try to help and make social media a better place. We all need to collaborate on that, we need to stop playing fans against each other. We are all in that. great champion, great athleteAnd we try to enjoy this beautiful moment”, reflected the Alpine pilot after seeing the reactions.
Lewis Hamilton responded with an illuminating photo
Despite this clarification from Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton has decided to respond to the Spanish driver via a tweet in which both drivers are visible On the podium at the 2007 United States Grand PrixIn which the British defeated the Spanish after a fierce battle between the two.
Also, Lewis Hamilton photo with a . are with emoji thumbs upWhich means when they both share a team and a car he beat her too.
There is no doubt that the controversy is over service and that supporters of one and the other pilot are not going to remain unemployed, fueling the debate a bit more.