Lewis Hamilton says that he is not thinking about sealing the 2017 world championship this weekend. The Briton will clinch his fourth title this weekend if he wins the race, and title rival Sebastian Vettel finishes lower than sixth place.
Holding a 59 point advantage, the 32-year-old claims that he is not contemplating the title, believing any current talk of it to be “silly”. With Mercedes also hoping to claim the constructor’s title this weekend, Hamilton reckons that rivals Ferrari will be strong.
“Talk of the championship win here is silly really,” he said. “Sebastian, you cannot expect him to have a difficult weekend, they are going to be quick.