Niki Lauda is the great absentee in Formula 1. Normally the boss of the supervisory board at Mercedes in the box is feverish. After his lung transplant, he is still recovering from the intervention in the Viennese AKH. But he still has a good eye on the PS class. After the race in Singapore, he called his team.
Doctors talk about the health of Niki Lauda
Lauda on the phone
The impeccable performance of the World Cup-dominator Lewis Hamilton has certainly taken the 69-year-old into ecstasy. While the Brit on the Stockerl celebrated the fourth victory in the fifth race, Lauda contacted telephonist Toto Wolff. "He was the first benefactors", Wolff reveals the "crown". "He congratulated the whole team and gave me the lead: well done, thanks!"
When Lauda can return to the pits herself, she is still open. His brother Florian told the "ORF" about the state of health of Lauda: "Thank God he does it much better." He telephones and watches the races on television, I also spoke to Birgit, his wife, and she was pretty glad that he did it again relatively well. "
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