Mercedes: We ‘stand with’ Lewis and ‘condemn every form of discrimination’


Mercedes British driver, Lewis Hamilton is pictured on the Interlagos racetrack in Sao Paulo, Brazil on November 14, forward of the upcoming Components One Brazilian Grand Prix on November 17. Picture: CARL DE SOUZA / AFP

A day after six-time Components 1 champion Lewis Hamilton referred to as out outstanding names within the sport for his or her deafening silence on racism, the Mercedes F1 crew has issued a press release in assist of their driver. 

On Sunday Hamilton posted on Instagram: “I see these of you who’re staying silent, a few of you the largest of stars get you keep silent within the midst of injustice.”

The 35-year-old is the one F1 black driver and stated: “Not an indication from anyone in my trade which after all is a white dominated sport.”

The Briton has voiced his opinion as a wave of protests sweeps america after the demise of George Floyd. The 46-year-old was killed by a police officer who has his knew on Floyd’s neck for near 9 minutes. 

Mercedes-AMG F1 posted a message on Twitter as F1 drivers additionally threw their assist behind the black lives matter motion. 

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