Lewis Hamilton’s move to Ferrari in 2025 has been hailed as a major coup for Formula One. After 12 successful years with Mercedes, Hamilton activated a release option in his contract to join Ferrari. The news has shocked the F1 community, with former drivers and commentators expressing excitement about the move. It is believed that Hamilton may have been lured by the upcoming rules revamp in 2026, which will increase the electrical performance of F1 engines. The next F1 season will start in Bahrain on February 29.