Christian Horner says Lewis Hamilton will be unhappy “having another barren year”.
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“Any driver-manager doing his job at the moment has been banging on the door. Lewis is a great driver. You would think he’s not going to be happy having another barren year.”
“There have been so-called experts coming forward offering their opinion but I don’t think that anybody can realistically say what the pecking order will be in Melbourne, especially at the Albert Park track where we’ve seen surprises in the past.”
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