lewis Hamilton is a 7-time world champion in formula one. he is regarded as one of the ebst drivers of all time. but he was denied the 8th title in dramatic fashion. since then lewis has not been active and many speculate that he may retire. let's take alook on the reason that could determine lewis's retirement call.
Lewis Hamilton was leading the season finale but a late safety car changed the situation. A controversial decision by FIA Race Director Michael Masi to let lapped cars by on the last lap meant that Lewis was a sitting duck against Verstappen.
After the safety car restart, Max Verstappen passed Lewis Hamilton to become the world champion for the first time.
Michael Masi became the race director in F1 in 2019 after the death of Charlie Whiting. He has made several controversial decisions in his tenure.
The FIA mentioned that they would investigate the decision made by Masi. But there has been no update on the matter since.
It has been reported by that Hamilton is waiting for the results of the investigation. He will make his decision based on the result of the FIA investigation.