“I spend a lot of time with my aerodynamicists, questioning them, and I’m sure they look at me and go, ‘He’s just a driver, what’s he talking about?’” smiles Lewis. “But I have a proven understanding of the engineering of my car. This year, I was responsible for one of the upgrades that brought us three points of downforce in Spa. We didn’t really perform that weekend, but it stayed on the carfor the rest of the year and it helped. It was something I forced and got put on the car, and it was better, and it was great. You know, I was going to put my signature on it...”
What do you think of that? This forum has been mocking Alonso for two years for his famous "six tenths" statement. I´d like to know your opinion about this one.
My personal opinion is that a driver CAN give the team the feedback to make the car faster, so i´m not going to bash Hamilton for this comment.