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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 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...
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