Formula 1: Hamilton And Mercedes Agree On New Deal

FORMULA 1 WORLD CHAMPION LEWIS HAMILTON AND MERCEDES AGREE ON A NEW ONE-YEAR DEAL

(CNN) – Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton will continue to race for Mercedes this year.

The team announced on Monday that they agreed on a new one-year deal that puts an end to months of speculation over the Briton’s future in the sport.

It will be Hamilton’s ninth season with Mercedes.

The Brit is also a leading voice supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.

Mercedes said the new deal would include a “joint commitment for greater diversity and inclusion.”

The 2021 Formula 1 season begins in Bahrain on March 28th.

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