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Hamilton reveals why he does not use number 1 on Mercedes car

Lewis Hamilton says eschewing the use of the number one on his car has helped maintain his hunger throughout his run of dominance in Formula 1. Since 2014, drivers have been able to select their own driver numbers, although world champions have been free to race with the number one, per tradition. Article continues under video Only Sebastian Vettel has done so in this period, however, racing with number one in 2014 as he was the reigning champion. With Nico Rosberg having retired after winning his championship, Hamilton is the only other driver to have had the chance to race with number one, something he has almost entirely turned down, apart from running it in FP1 at last year's Abu Dhabi...
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