Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton avoids nightclubs

Lewis Hamilton avoids nightclubs
© PA Photos
Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton says that he avoids spending his spare time partying in nightclubs.

Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he avoids going to nightclubs on his time off.

Instead, the 28-year-old, who joined Mercedes from McLaren at the end of last season, has claimed that he prefers to record music.

"I'm massively into music, but it doesn't mean I'm not focused on my job," Hamilton wrote in his new BBC Sport column. "I couldn't be more focused on winning.

"In my private time, instead of being out in nightclubs I like to be with my friends, being creative, designing things or coming up with ideas."

Meanwhile, the British driver has insisted that he doesn't constantly hang around with celebrities.

Practice leader Jenson Button walks into the pitlane in Brazil on November 24, 2012
Read Next:
Button "surprised" by Hamilton's comments
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand