Felipe Massa says that this season’s multi-team title fight is “sensational” for Formula 1 and exactly what the fans want to see.
For the first time since 2018, another team is taking the fight to Mercedes this season, with Red Bullmaking huge progress over the winter.
Their superior machinery has allowed them to lead the German team in both championships after six races, with Max Verstappen ahead of Lewis Hamilton.
The battle reminds Massa of his Ferrari days, and he feels that it is exactly the sort of thing that the sport needs and that the fans want.
“Everyone wants this, even the fans of Verstappen and Hamilton, ” the Brazilian told Motorsport.com.