'Now everyone will write: Vettel to Mercedes'

2018-01-24 22:18
Sebastian Vettel (Getty Images)

Cape Town - Toto Wolff is expecting the headlines to come through thick and fast after running into Sebastian Vettel at an event on the Austrian slopes: "Vettel to Mercedes".

The two met up during the off-season at the skiing world cup and were photographed together along with Daimler CFO Bodo Uebber.

Wolff says he can predict what the headlines will read.

He told the Köln Express newspaper: "Now everyone will write 'Vettel to Mercedes'!"

The Mercedes motorsport boss was quick to clarify the situation.

"We are neighbours in Switzerland and friends and we just speak normally," he said.

It is not the first time that Vettel, who has been linked to Mercedes but more through rumours than facts, and Wolff have socialised publicly with the Austrian attending Vettel's birthday party last season.

Read more on:    mercedes  |  toto wolff  |  sebastian vettel  |  f1


Read News24’s Comments Policy

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs

Hypothetically, given the same cars to drive, who is the most talented current Formula One driver in your opinion?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.