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Hamilton: 'This was one of the pivotal moments in my career'

Lewis Hamilton has made history in conquering his seventh world title and the end does not yet seem to be in sight. The very successful driver is an icon in the sport, but once he was a stranger and had to prove himself. In conversation with Formula1.com he now looks back on his young years in motorsport and he describes a crucial moment in his career, which has led to where he is today. Termination of contract In 2005 McLaren tore up his contract, so the driver had to look for a sponsor together with his father to help him further. An important turning point, because if he had not succeeded Hamilton would have had to take a different path and he might not even have made it to Formula 1....
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