With a 24-point gap between him and Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton knows that he now needs a miracle to take the 2010 title. A far more realistic prospect is a race victory at the grand finale in Abu Dhabi.
"I've got nothing to lose," said the McLaren driver. "But that does not apply to the guys in front of me. They may have faster cars, but that doesn't mean we can't compete for a win. We have to win and that's what I intend to do."