Bringing Hamilton in was a logical decision for Mercedes to neutralise the race and cover off their rival.
I hope I can stay with them for 10 or 15 years for the rest of my life.
5 to 256.
Lap 18: With Carlos Sainz the only driver separating the title contenders, Hamilton set a new fastest lap.
He also participated in the 2009 24 hours of Le Mans representing Lola-Aston Martin.
We expect to have some very fierce competition out there this year and I think it is going to be an exciting championship ahead.