Lewis Hamilton Fans Set Up a Website to Directly Mail a Letter to the FIA

Published 12/17/2021, 7:19 AM EST
Formula One F1 – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December 11, 2021 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton after qualifying in second position Pool via REUTERS/Kamran Jebreili


Lewis Hamilton lost the 2021 world championship dramatically. He was leading the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from start to finish but lost the lead after a safety car confusion. It left Hamilton stunned when his title rival Max Verstappen on fresher tires overtook him on the last lap of the race.

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Hamilton mentioned the FIA manipulated the rules on his team radio. Now, his fans have made have come together and made a website to stand with him during this tough time. The contents on the website have blamed FIA for snatching the win away from Lewis.

It mentioned that during the 2021 season, FIA have shown incompetency while maintaining the rules. The website mentioned they hope Hamilton gets justice, as he has always shown his talent and skill on the track. It stated that the fans can send an email directly to the FIA to express their views about the events of Sunday’s race.

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Lewis Hamilton and I are disillusioned at the moment: Toto Wolff

As reported by ESPN, the Mercedes boss Toto Wolff mentioned that since their appeal, he has had a constructive dialogue with the FIA. But he stated that Lewis and he are disillusioned right now.

“Lewis and I are disillusioned at the moment. We are not disillusioned with the sport — we love the sport with every bone in our body, and we love it because the stopwatch never lies,” said Wolff.

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Formula One F1 – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December 12, 2021, Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton looks dejected after finishing second in the race and the world championship Pool via REUTERS/Kamran Jebreili

The Austrian also stated that he is doing his best to help the British driver at the moment.

“I just need to do the upmost that I can to help him to overcome his imminent feelings that he has in order to ensure that he returns strong, with a love of the sport, and trust in the decision-making of the sport next year. We wish very much that this will be the case.” said the Mercedes team principal.

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Let’s hope that the 7-time world champion recovers from his loss as soon as possible. He would like to bounce back stronger than ever in the 2022 season and go for the 8th title again.

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Devang Chauhan

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Devang Chauhan is an F1 author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication, he has a keen eye for writing engaging and detailed articles on F1. Previously a writer for Sports Social's 'Chase Your Sport' Magazine, Devang has been an ardent follower of the sport for over a decade and has attended two editions of the Indian Grand Prix.

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