Although he has the peace of mind of reaching a circuit in which he has already won five times, the Englishman Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) knows that this United States Grand Prix in Austin it will be different because of the fierce fight that he maintains for the title of the F1 with the dutch Max Verstappen (Red Bull).
"It's amazing to come back here", Hamilton said. “It is a place of great, great memories for me. It is such a big country and having a single career here is certainly not enough ”, Hamilton admitted in the preview of the 17th date.
“It is important to win every race in some way, maximizing our points. That is our goal in these next six races and it is going to be incredibly difficult. "Hamilton acknowledged.
“There will be times when maybe we can beat them (Red Bull), but I think it's going to be tight. A lot can happen in these six races, so we take one at a time and give everything we have. "he admitted.
Asked about his personal relationship with his Verstappen, Hamilton noted that it has not changed since last year, despite the intensity of their championship battle.
“There really isn't much to say. We have limited communication. Some of the pilots spend more time together than others "He said.
“I wouldn't say that I especially relate to anyone here, so like last year, we just saw each other on the track and said hello. This year we do the same. This year is no different for me personally ”, concluded.