Coulthard: Leclerc reminds me of Schumacher, I’ve got shivers!

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Mentioned Ferrari’s good begin to the season

Coulthard: Leclerc reminds me of Schumacher, I've got shivers!


David Coulthard is aware of what it was wish to go up in opposition to Michael Schumacher and is now having flashbacks, given how effectively Charles Leclerc has been driving for Ferrari to begin the 2022 Components 1 season.

Praising the present championship chief, Coulthard additionally highlighted Leclerc‘s persona.

“I had slightly little bit of a shiver really, a flashback to when Michael was dominant within the Ferrari,” he stated whereas showing on Channel 4.

“All my fears got here again once more!

“We have to acknowledge that Leclerc is a top quality driver and an ideal human being.”

On Ferrari‘s revival, Coulthard credited Mattia Binotto for conserving calm underneath all of the stress of the previous few years.

Ferrari has labored exhausting and Mattia Binotto has been such a cool character underneath all of the stress of the shortage of efficiency over the past two years,” he continued.

Coulthard requires Sainz to step up

Carlos Sainz hasn’t had the identical good begin to the marketing campaign as Leclerc, partly due to unhealthy luck and partly due to efficiency.

“He is aware of he is actually bought it mistaken, he was driving indignant and it was one mistake after one other,” Coulthard stated of the Spaniard.

“He is underneath stress as a result of the man you have to beat is the man who’s bought the profitable automotive.

“It is tremendous whenever you’re taking part in it out as teammates within the mid-grid, it is all for the better good. However, proper now, his future, the dream of getting a world championship-winning automotive is in his arms, and his teammate has picked it up and gone ‘This fits me like a glove’.”


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