“I understand the bias on the crash itself and the emotions of a father,” said Mercedes chief Wolff.
“And I would probably be the same, but I would use different language.”
Despite the controversy of the weekend yet, Wolff said his Mercedes driver was dealing with post-race reaction well.
“I think he’s pretty relaxed about it, honestly,” Wolff said. “It is a very polarising story, and some of the comments that were made were very personal and probably inflamed the situation more. But overall, he’s good.”
“I think controversy and polarisation is a good narrative and good content for the sport.