Sebastian Vettel was ‘never in same class’ as Lewis Hamilton

Windsor, who was also a former F1 team and sponsorship manager, believes four-time world champion Vettel became an “ordinary racing driver” when he no longer had a car that suited his driving style. The exhaust-blown diffuser concept was key to much of Red Bull’s success following a regulation overhaul in 2009, leading Vettel to claim four successive world titles between 2010 and 2013. But when new hybrid regulations came into force in 2014, Vettel’s form nosedived, resulting in him being beaten by teammate Daniel Ricciardo. Vettel left for Ferrari in 2015 but was never able to reach the heights of his Red…

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