“I expect that already”: Vandoorne wants to remain Mercedes simulator driver

(Motorsport-Complete.com) – Stoffel Vandoorne has found a new home in Formula E. However, the Belgian continues to be in contact with Formula One because he is a Mercedes simulator driver. In the Formula E season 2019 / (*************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************)

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Already since the beginning of the season 2019 Vandoorne is working for Mercedes in the Simulator after he finishes his active career in the premier class after two disappointing years 2018 McLaren had to end for the time being. Will he continue this work now?

“At 2d, I'm not one hundred percent sure, but I already expect it,” he told Motorsport-Complete.com. He is currently driving in the simulator for the team of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.

“At least until the end of the year,” he adds. “Let's see, it's been seen on the radar next year.” Despite the uncertainty, Vandoorne assumes that he will keep his job in Formula 1.

He finally feels very comfortable in the “Mercedes family”, like the Stoffel Vandoorne A perfect return to the racing series, he excludes but currently . “I'm not thinking about that right now.”

“I feel like I have to start winning again, which I've been missing for a few years now, and my two years at McLaren did not help either. ” At this time, most observers remember.

Therefore, Vandoorne wants to polish up his disputes: “My goal is to be really competitive – and to win back as soon as possible.” Then he will be in a stronger situation, he believes. Therefore, he wants to celebrate success with Mercedes in Formula E.

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Finally his last victory back to the year After announcing his Formula 1 finish at the end of the season (************************************************************************************) The first season ((**********************************************************************************************)) he finished with HWA in overall rank 10. After all, he can refer to a pole situation and a third place (Rome). With Mercedes he now wants to meet even higher expectations.

“Personally, I would like to fight for victory at least, hopefully we will have the potential to make it, but it's still too early for forecasts . ” He used his first season to prepare for the challenge.

“Last year's wrestle was a kind of work preparation for everyone, but I think I've done some good races – I often wrestle Vandoorne lists (in) the superpole, the podium in Rome, the pole in Hong Kong.

He can already feel the new wind, as soon as it makes him confident. “You get to know how many people are more involved now and how much resources are flowing into the car.” The potential of the pact is very large, Vandoorne is convinced.