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Upbringing makes me hungrier than Rosberg - Hamilton

Getty Images Enlarge Lewis Hamilton thinks his more humble upbringing makes him hungrier for world title success in 2014 than Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg. The contrast between the pair's lives before motorsport is notable; Hamilton was brought up on a council estate in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, while Rosberg, the son of 1982 world champion Keke, was raised in Monaco and attended elite European schools. "Let me tell you this, I come from a not-great place in Stevenage and lived on a couch in my dad's apartment," Hamilton is quoted as saying by the Daily Mail and the Independent. "Nico grew up in Monaco with jets and hotels and boats and all these kind of things. So the...
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