Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton admitted Sunday that he questioned his future in Method One in the course of the coronavirus lockdown which left him struggling for motivation.
“I’ve days after I get up and really feel groggy, I do not really feel motivated to work out. I really feel, ‘Jeez, the place are we going? What’s subsequent? Ought to I proceed racing?’,” the 35-year-old mentioned in a video launched by his Mercedes staff.
“I believe all these various things, after which I am like ‘Rattling it!’, and the subsequent hour, or no matter, it passes, and I am like ‘Rattling! I like what I do! Why would I ever take into account not persevering with?'”
Hamilton is hoping to equal Michael Schumacher’s report of seven world titles this season.
Nevertheless, he has been left kicking his heels because the unfold of the coronavirus has seen 10 races both cancelled or postponed.
The season will not begin till July 5 in Austria on the earliest.
“Mentally it is actually about finally feeling good about your self. It is about discovering a strategy to be sure to love your self,” added Hamilton, talking forward of Psychological Well being Consciousness Week.
“You must actually be capable to love your self and be comfy by yourself.”
He added: “If we’re not enhancing and rising throughout nowadays then what are we doing? You are clearly simply losing your time sitting in your bottom.”