Hamilton hopes his expertise can edge him forward within the title battle this season.
“Time will inform, I’ll hope so,” added the 36-year-old. “And naturally it has been an extremely tough 12 months, It’s not been clean crusing when it comes to efficiency, as a group with the automotive and all the things.
“I imply I hope so, and there’s been plenty of learnings in the midst of these first 12 or 13 races we have had.
“So, yeah, I hope we see that transferring ahead.”
The tense championship battle continues on Sunday on the Russian Grand Prix, with Mercedes main the best way within the constructors by 18 factors.