Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has revealed that the prospect of Lewis Hamilton one day potentially driving for Ferrari was discussed between them during contract talks last year.
Hamilton, in the first season of a new two-year deal, reiterated after winning Sunday’s Spanish GP that he is a fan of Ferrari but admitted “it’s very difficult to see myself anywhere else” other than Mercedes, with no plans yet beyond 2020.
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But that does not mean Hamilton and Mercedes have not openly discussed such a hypothetical Ferrari scenario in the past.