Christian Horner believes that George Russell will make Mercedes better.
- The Red Bull Racing team principal thinks that Russell has shown his level at Williams.
- Horner is sure that promoting Russell to Mercedes is a good choice.
What he had to say:
- “He certainly strengthens the team. He’s a great talent. You saw that in a Williams,” he told Motorsport-Total.
- “He’s got front row starts and podium places, and he’s obviously a talent for the future.”
- “You can see why Toto [Wolff] has brought him in for the next year. I think he really deserves this chance. Time will tell how that will develop.”