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Wolff: We'll talk contracts when Lewis comes back from America

Now that Mercedes has signed a sponsorship with one of Britain's richest people, the Formula 1 team has to secure a long-term commitment from world champion Lewis Hamilton. Jim Ratcliffe's chemical giant INEOS has a five-year deal with Mercedes, but Hamilton is entering the last season of his contract. “It is the obvious pairing going forward,” Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff said Monday at the RAC Club. “We would like to have the fastest man in the car and I know Lewis wants to be in the fastest car so there is an obvious mutual outcome.” The season begins next month in Melbourne, and Hamilton will be looking to equal Michael Schumacher's record of seven world titles. At the...
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