Charles Leclerc delivers truth on new mega-money Ferrari deal amid Mercedes rumours | F1

Over the summer break, there was intense speculation that Leclerc had signed a sensational £160 million contract with Ferrari, keeping him with the team until the end of 2026.At last weekend’s Dutch Grand Prix, Leclerc addressed those reports, joking that he ‘wished’ he’d signed the alleged deal.Leclerc had also been mooted as a potential replacement for Lewis Hamilton, if the seven-time world champion didn't decide to sign a new deal with Mercedes until 2025.In an interview with the BBC, Leclerc said he’s in “no rush” to sign a new contract.“There are some jokes here and there, but no serious talks yet,”…

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