Lewis Hamilton ‘one hundred pc’ desires F1 to assist fledgling sequence like W Sequence

Lewis Hamilton believes the shortage of ladies within the sport is a nasty narrative together with the shutting down of the W Sequence. The British champion feels F1 and the FIA can do extra to bail out the ladies’s racing sequence from its monetary woes.

Talking on the press convention forward of the US GP in Austin, the Mercedes driver mentioned:

“Hundred % I do. Significantly that – the W Sequence. There has not been sufficient deal with ladies in sport, the entire of Components 1’s life, and there’s not sufficient emphasis on it now. They usually’re not magnifying sufficient the nice work that’s being performed there.”

Suggesting that the shortage of ladies within the sport is a poor narrative, Hamilton backed the necessity to equalize the gender disparity in motorsport and F1.

Requested if the W Sequence wanted extra monetary backing and help from the FIA and F1, the Briton agreed that much more will be performed to save lots of the sequence. The favored ladies’s racing single-seated sequence introduced its discontinuation attributable to a scarcity of funding.

Lewis Hamilton reveals he’s working with Mercedes to encourage greater than 8,000 ladies into the game

Championing range within the sport, Lewis Hamilton feels Components 1 and its controlling stakeholder, Liberty Media, can do extra to advertise ladies into the game. The British champion revealed that he was working with Mercedes to advertise extra ladies into the game.

Reiterating the necessity to push for gender equality within the sport, the Briton mentioned:

“So I feel we should be doing extra, and with the organisation, with Components 1 and Liberty doing so effectively, it’s not quite a bit for them to have the ability to assist out in that house.”

“Within the work I am making an attempt to do with Mercedes, for instance, we’re making an attempt to get like 8,000 younger women into the game – however each group needs to be doing that.”

The British champion has arrange his personal fee that works in the direction of selling extra range in all sectors of the game. Lewis Hamilton was additionally concerned in advising American Olympian and superstar Caitlyn Jenner to launch her group within the W Sequence.

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