Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton signed a multi-year contract extension with Mercedes on Thursday.
Hamilton’s deal, which can run by way of the 2025 season, was set to run out on the finish of the 2023 marketing campaign.
Additionally on Thursday, Mercedes teammate George Russell signed a contract extension by way of the 2025 season.
Hamilton, 38, has recorded 82 of his 103 race victories in F1 with Mercedes.
“We dream on a regular basis of being one of the best and now we have devoted the previous decade collectively to attaining that purpose,” Hamilton stated. “Being on the high doesn’t occur in a single day or over a brief time period, it takes dedication, arduous work and dedication and it has been an honor to earn our manner into the historical past books with this unbelievable staff.
“Now we have by no means been hungrier to win. Now we have realized from each success but in addition each setback. We proceed to chase our desires, we proceed to combat regardless of the problem and we’ll win once more. I am grateful to the staff who’ve supported me each on and off the monitor. Our story is not completed, we’re decided to attain extra collectively and we can’t cease till we do.”
Russell, 25, has been with Mercedes since 2017 and has been driving for the staff because the begin of 2022.
“I’ve grown up with this staff ever since becoming a member of as a part of the Junior program again in 2017,” he stated. “It is my house and it feels improbable to increase our particular relationship by way of 2025.”
—Subject Stage Media