News Details

Hamilton: I lived on my Dad's couch, Nico grew up among millionaires

Nico Rosberg with Lewis Hamilton Formula 1 world championship leader Lewis Hamilton has suggested his under-privileged past makes him hungrier for success than Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg, who grew up among Monaco millionaires. With the two separated by just three points after five races, Hamilton added to the mind games ahead of Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix in an interview with the official formula1.com website. 'Let me tell you this: I come from a not-great place in Stevenage and lived on a couch in my dad's apartment – and Nico grew up in Monaco with jets and hotels and boats and all these kind of things,' said the Briton. 'So the hunger is different,' added the...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Rosberg not focusing on lost title lead

Mercedes AMG Petronas Nico Rosberg says he is focused on this weekend's...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Hamilton leads Rosberg in Monaco

Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg headed first practice at...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Hamilton: Cool if Ferrari and Red Bull were in the mix

Lewis Hamilton besieged by reporters in Monaco Lewis Hamilton welcomed the...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Hamilton on top in first Monaco practice

Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton set the pace in first practice for the...
2y ago from SuperSport.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Ducati says Lorenzo knows its bike is competitive

Ducati boss Paolo Ciabatti insists that Jorge Lorenzo is fully aware that...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi wants race radios

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi said that he would like to...
11h ago from SuperSport.com

MotoGP: Marquez ‘intermediates don’t exist to us’

While the gamble to switch straight from full wets to slicks – and...
18h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

MotoGP: Rossi calls for introduction of race radios

One of the calls Valentino Rossi made in the aftermath of last week’s...
18h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Will Power wins in Toronto IndyCar twist

Australian ace Will Power has set the Verizon IndyCar Series points race...
2h ago from SpeedCafe.com

IndyCar wants Surfers Paradise but in February, says...

The Verizon IndyCar Series will not share the Surfers Paradise venue with...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Snetterton names corner after Justin Wilson

Snetterton Circuit’s hairpin, formerly known as Montreal, will be...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

INDUSTRY: Justin Wilson Corner named at Snetterton

The late Justin Wilson has been honored with a corner bearing his name at...
7h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

M-Sport cleared for Finland take off

Famed for its high speed and spectacular jumps, the event has become known...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Toyota testing tops 5,000km

Toyota testingtops 5,000km Toyota Gazoo Racing has completed more than...
17h ago from WRC.com

WRC all-stars at VW's Polo R test

Advertising VW test driver, and double world champion, Marcus Grönholm...
13h ago from WRC.com

Four MINI ALL4 Racing crews complete demanding Silk...

Harry Hunt: "I personally found it harder than the Dakar, with some...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Jose Mourinho or Arsene Wenger? Chelsea midfielder...

GETTY Cesc Fabregas has heaped praise on his former coaches The Spaniard...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

United and Chelsea target 'not going anywhere'

Manchester United and Chelsea have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of...

Mesut Ozil soaks up the sun as Arsenal midfielder...

Mesut Ozil soaks up the sun as Arsenal midfielder continues to enjoy life...
4h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal sweating ahead of new season as defender joins...

ARSENAL are sweating on Per Mertesacker's fitness ahead of the new season.
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Vettel: F1 'didn't set a good example' in Hungary

Sebastian Vettel says F1 "didn't set a good... Read More »
10h ago from F1i.com

The infamous ice cream race

Kimi Raikkonen's cult status is pinned on moments... Read More »
8h ago from F1i.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.