In The Driver's Seat

Hamilton has plenty left in the tank and will realise more ambitions with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton celebrating on the podium with the trophy after winning the Turkish Grand Prix, on Nov 15, 2020. PHOTO: AFP
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No driver knows how to make a point better than Lewis Hamilton. Newly crowned as a world champion for a record-equalling seventh time in Istanbul on Sunday (Nov 15) afternoon, he had given a masterclass in how to win from behind.

This was no staged bit of theatre facilitated by the best car, but a crushing example of just how strong he can be in adversity, his maturity in biding his time, and his devastating power when he finally strikes.

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