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    Lewis Hamilton’s decision to part ways with Mercedes and join forces with Ferrari in 2025 has sent shockwaves through the F1 world.

    The seven-time world champion – already a legend of the sport – called it “one of the hardest decisions I have ever had to make” after racing for the Silver Arrows since the 2013 season with incredible success.

    ANALYSIS: Why Hamilton decided now was the time to jump from Mercedes to Ferrari

    Six of his seven world titles were gained with the Brackley-based squad, and his decision to sign a new deal with the team last summer had suggested he wouldn’t be on the move any time soon.

    But his dramatic decision to swap teams for 2025 sees two of the greatest names in F1 partner up – and has kicked off the 2024 season with a bang.

    Click the video above for a full run down on the remarkable story and how it has all come about.