Stirling Moss on Hamilton and Mercedes

Stirling Moss on Hamilton and Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton has a new challenge at Mercedes and he'll be following in the footsteps of a legend. Sir Stirling Moss gives Kevin Turner his views on the move and recalls his own time at the Three Pointed Star

So, can Lewis Hamilton come out of McLaren's shadow and lead the Mercedes team to grand prix glory? That's one of the big Formula 1 questions of 2013.

Hamilton's move away from the Woking squad is more about breaking out of the 'family' he was part of for over a decade than it is about finding a more competitive package. Recent history has shown that McLaren can normally be relied upon to produce a title-contending car, and only bad luck and unreliability kept Hamilton out of the championship fight last year.

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