Eagle-eyed fans spot an exciting silver livery as Mercedes prepares George Russell for F1’s first season

All F1 fans are eagerly awaiting the launch of the new Mercedes AMG team livery. The world champions had announced that they would unveil their new livery in the presence of Lewis Hamilton and George Russell on February 18. The team recently teased that they might return to their Silver roots.

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While fitting Russell’s seat, fans spotted a touch of silver on the livery. It sent fans on social media into overdrive with the return of the silver instead of the black livery.

“W13 seat adjustment. Complete. ☑️ Video to come” wrote the Mercedes AMG team. Fans reacted to a hint of silver livery on Twitter.

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Mercedes driver George Russell expects team to bounce back in 2022

The new Mercedes driver believes he needs to improve in a few areas to be the best on the grid in 2022. He revealed the new W13 is very different to the previous generation of F1 cars.

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“First impressions of W13 have been interesting. It’s a very different car to the previous era and the way downforce is produced is completely different, so we’re still learning as we go. Russell said.

Formula One F1 – Young Driver Test – Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December 14, 2021 Mercedes’ George Russell during testing REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

“There’s still a lot of improvements to be done to bring it all together to make it as fun to drive as possible, which I anticipate a lot of people will be in the same boat because we’re learning so much day by day if it’s in wind tunnel or simulator, said the Mercedes driver.

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It would be nice to see some money coming back for the world champions this season. The team switched to their now iconic black livery to show their support for equality. But if the new images are anything to go by, we can expect lighter colors on the car. Let’s wait for the official launch of the livery on February 18th.

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