Lewis Hamilton’s reportedly huge contract demands at Mercedes are “without foundation” | F1

The Mercedes driver has not even started the negotiations to extend his F1 deal which currently expires at the end of this year, it is claimed.“Stories claiming Hamilton is closing in on a £60m-per-year deal bankrolled by INEOS boss Sir Jim Ratcliffe, a one-third owner of the Mercedes F1 team, are understood by Sky Sports to be without foundation,” the UK F1 broadcaster reported.Video of Michael Schumacher vs Lewis Hamilton: The never-ending debate?Hamilton has sat at No1 in the list of F1 driver salaries for some time and that is expected to continue when his new deal is formalised.Now 38,…

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