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Hamilton credits Senna for driving style

Lewis Hamilton believes his driving style developed as a direct result of having watched Ayrton Senna race in his youth. Ahead of the start of the new season, Hamilton was predicted to have a tough battle on his hands against team-mate Nico Rosberg at Mercedes as his more aggressive driving style may not have suited the new generation of F1 cars. While Hamilton dispelled such doubts by winning the last three grands prix, he admits he feels he has developed a driving style similar to Senna having been a big fan of the triple world champion. “A lot of the way I drive today is inspired by the way I saw him drive,” Hamilton wrote in his column for the BBC. “People say I have an...
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