Mercedes under pressure for first time in years

Lewis Hamilton’s title hopes will be dealt another blow if he is forced to take another engine change penalty in 2021. While Red Bull-Honda was clearly inferior to Mercedes in Turkey, Max Verstappen reclaimed the world championship lead in part thanks to Hamilton’s engine change – his fourth unit for the season. “We now have three engines in the pool that we can use. “This is really a great season with many different winners,” Horner agrees. “In the final sprint, some random factors will certainly play a role, like engine penalties and the weather. “This is the first time in years that Mercedes is under this kind of pressure,” Horner told Sport Bild.

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