How Mercedes drivers have gone different ways on start systems

Well aware of how critical those opening seconds of the grand prix can be, it is interesting to see that Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton have this season diverged on their choice of clutch paddle design in a bid to make the most of their getaways.
The two drivers started the season with the same system – a double paddle layout on the right and left of the steering wheel.
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