Lewis Hamilton has taken to Twitter in an attempt to diffuse comments he made in relation to Sebastian Vettel in Korea.
Good morning all. Read some of the stories/reports of my comments on Seb. Feel the need to clarify my thoughts. Seb is great champion!!
— Lewis Hamilton (@LewisHamilton) October 8, 2013
In a series of heartfelt Tweets, he also made a pointed reference to the German’s car.
“Read some of the stories/reports of my comments on Seb,” Hamilton wrote. “Feel the need to clarify my thoughts. Seb is great champion!!
“Not only that, he is a great human being who is funny and humble. Deserves all the success he is having!
“I admire his dedication & ability to consistently perform without mistakes. This is the mark of a true champion.
“Regardless of what you & I may think about his car, at the end of the day he’s doing the perfect job.
“I’m just grateful I get to drive in an era with so many great drivers like him. God Bless & have an amazing day!”