Lewis Hamilton feels at home with his new Mercedes team

Hamilton will be driving with Nico Rosberg this season, and Mercedes is hoping to rekindle the fiercely competitive spirit that they shared as go-kart rivals 13 years ago.

updated: February 05, 2013 11:17 IST
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Jerez, Spain: Behind the wheel of his new Mercedes car, Lewis Hamilton felt right at home.

The 28-year-old British driver, who left McLaren for Formula One rival Mercedes this season, drove his new team's new wheels on Monday and wasn't disappointed.

"I'm happy, that's what I can tell you," said Hamilton, the 2008 world champion. "It's still got a Mercedes engine, so it has all the power I used to have."

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