Hamilton hints he will stay with McLaren

The speculation over McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton’s future could end soon. The British driver Ria Novosti on a weekend visit to Russia that he is gearing up to talk with McLaren about 2013 and beyond.

“We haven’t sat down and discussed anything yet but I’m sure over the summer break, when we have the summer break it would be nice to get something in place,” Hamilton said.

Recently, there have been rumours that Hamilton may move away from McLaren however the Brit has indicated that he is likely to stay with the team.

“These people have supported me; these are the people that got me into Formula One,” Hamilton explained. “But, you know, I want to win.

“I’m not that young any more so I want to make sure that whatever I do I make the right decision so I can maximise my career, you know. I just need to make sure that I’m winning.

“To be honest, you have to base your decisions on much, much longer than such a short period of time. Only half a year cannot decide six years of partnership, or actually 13 years of partnership. I’ve been with them since I was 13, so it’s 14 years, so it’s much more than these small details, it’s a much, much bigger picture.”

Source:GMM