“There have been a couple of cars in the past that, I think Toto [Wolff] mentioned one being a diva, which is not the word that I particularly had used, but it was a real handful the majority of the time."
Outlining why the W11 is a step forward from last year's car, Hamilton added: "This one is more refined.
"We really worked hard last year in being clear and concise in picking out what the issues were with the ’19 car and what we wanted to do moving forward.
“That’s just continuously come from the great communication that we have as drivers with the team, the understanding we have, with the terminology we use, and the team really take that in and have implemented that in the car.
“It’s still not easy to a get lap out of the car but I think that’s Formula 1 in general - but it is the best car we’ve had so far.”
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