He added: “Lewis is not going to stop for now, he is still in his element. He talks sometimes that he might retire, but he’s really enjoying the sport.
“He really likes the show, he wants to level up. So I really don’t see him stopping, even next year.
“He feels at home in this world, where he also deals with the greatest artists in the world.”
Speaking after he had put pen to paper on his latest deal, Hamilton said: “I am excited to be heading into my ninth season with my Mercedes teammates.