Today during the post qualifying show on UK’s Channel 4 program, ex-team boss and TV pundit Eddie Jordan gives another one of his crazy predictions for driver movements in the coming years.
Renowned for making some mad predictions, and to be fair to Eddie in the past some were proven true, over the last few years his claims haven’t always happened. Probably due to the fact everyone knows he can’t keep a secret in front of a camera.
His most famous one was in 2012 when he claimed Hamilton would jump ship from McLaren to Mercedes, which of course happened much to the utter disbelief at the time.
Today, after qualifying, Jordan claims that Vettel will either retire or move to Mercedes, joined by Max Verstappen. And Lewis will end up at Ferrari, along with McLaren switching back to Mercedes power. All happening in 2021.
Could this ever occur? I welcome your thoughts in the comments below.
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The troubles of the Ferrari were evident to all yesterday, with the team complaining of tyre graining hampering their pace, particularly on single lap qualifying pace.
Team boss Mattia Binotto confirmed the team’s limited pace over a single lap caused by “very high wear” on their front tyres. Ferrari in the qualifying simulation was quite close to Mercedes in the first two sectors but lost out hugely by half a second in the last.
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