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Hamilton: ‘I need to start paying Kimi to stay!'

Lewis Hamilton has joked that he needs to start paying Kimi Raikkonen to stay in Formula 1 so he does not become the oldest driver on the grid. Following the departure of Robert Kubica, Hamilton, 35, is now the second oldest active driver in Formula 1 behind the 40-year-old Finn. But age is nothing but a number for Hamilton as he bids for a record-equalling seventh World Championship title and said he is feeling 'fitter than ever'. 'I am [an elder statesman],' Hamilton told GQ Hype in a recent interview. 'I need to start paying Kimi [Raikkonen] to stay so I’m not the oldest! Luckily, I think he’s going to keep going. 'I don’t feel old at all. I feel as young as ever. I feel fit,...
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