"I am very excited about the upcoming preparation and the races. The team is committed and this motivates me even more", explains Hamilton. However, 2014, the year in which Formula One will introduce the new hybrid engines, could see considerable progress both for himself and Mercedes, he predicts. However, he already intends to perform outstandingly in the Silver Arrows together with his team colleague and friend, Nico Rosberg: "I live to win. And I am working toward this goal."