Reigning Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton walked out of his post qualifying team media briefing on Saturday evening.

The triple world champion told Mercedes communications officer Bradley Lord that he would not like what Hamilton was about to say, addressing the assembled media, Hamilton paused and told the media that he wasn’t there to answer any questions.

Hamilton also revealed that from now on he will be restricting his media access in the future.

Hamilton’s comments came after he was criticized for snap-chatting during the drivers press conference where under a picture he took of himself he commented by saying:

This s**t is killing me

Hamilton, who starts tomorrow’s Japanese Grand Prix from second place on the grid goes into the event in second place in the championship, 23 points behind leader and team mate Nico Rosberg.

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