“Younger drivers are simply criticised”
“Profitable world titles in Formulation 1 is about making as few errors as doable. And that solely comes with routine and expertise,” Wolff is quoted as saying by Motorsport.com. Mercedes subsequently desires to carry Russell in quietly and provides him time to develop and be taught.
Studying from errors
Wolff senses a pattern of gifted drivers being handled an increasing number of harshly within the media in recent times, particularly when they’re competing for podium locations, for instance. “Younger drivers are fast to criticise once they make errors within the setting of a prime group, the place there may be a number of strain on their shoulders. That is why it is essential to be taught from experiences like Imola to change into a driver who can constantly carry out at a excessive stage.”
At Imola, Russell crashed behind the security automotive on Sunday. The younger driver was on a factors course and that made the grapes much more bitter than they already have been. Russell is getting ready for his third consecutive season with Williams. The prospect that he’ll exchange Valtteri Bottas at Mercedes subsequent yr could be very excessive.