Viewpoint: Mercedes face difficult decisions after Russell’s Sakhir GP drive

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It was almost too good to be true. George Russell was right on the money from the word go as he filled in for seven times Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton at the Sakhir GP.

The 22-year old from Kings Lynn topped both sessions on Friday and got within 26-miliseconds of Valtteri Bottas’s pole time on his debut in the 2020…