Many times I went back to Pit Talk on the subject, asking my guests from time to time and trying to understand if I was the only one who was afraid that between Vettel and Leclerc a tension could be created that could damage a technically difficult season and all uphill for Ferrari.
The responses of the guests were varied: there were those who sincerely reassured, those who reassured with embarrassment, others who expressed perplexity and doubts, and still others, clearly - like myself - opposed by the choice put in place
I would add that it is not the first time that Ferrari has been mistaken for the timing of the "layoff" communications - pass me the deadline - do we want to remember the failure to renew communicated to Raikkonen between the night of Saturday and Sunday in Monza with an all red front row? There must be something diabolical in someone's head.
Yesterday's words by Vettel do not predict anything good, beyond the declarations, which are also not very happy, https://www.f1sport.it/2020/07/f1-vettel-sorpreso-del-mancato-rinnovo-ricevuta -no-offer-from-ferrari / about the non-renewal of the contract. To make me shiver are other words released by the German, precisely when he says: