Lewis Hamilton is a British race car driver who is widely regarded as one of the most successful drivers in the history of Formula One (F1) Grand Prix racing.
Hamilton has won three of the sport’s most prestigious championships. He holds the record for the most career victories in Formula One races and is now tied with Michael Schumacher for the most drivers’ championships (seven).
Lewis made history in 2008 by becoming the first driver of African descent to ever win the Formula One World Drivers’ Championship.
When he was just eight years old, Hamilton got his start as a race car driver. When he was only 10 years old, he triumphed in the British Kart Championship.
After another three years, Hamilton was signed to the McLaren and Mercedes-Benz Young Driver Support Programme, which provided him with the assistance and backing he required to practice and improve his abilities.
Between the years 1998 and 2000, he won both the European and world karting championships. At the age of 15, he became the youngest driver in the history of the sport to ever be ranked number one.
After that, Hamilton moved on to racing automobiles, and in 2003, he won ten out of the fifteen races he competed in to become the champion of the British Formula Renault race series.
After that, he went on to take part in the Formula Three Euroseries competition the next year.
In 2005, he won the championship, and the following year, in 2006, he joined a team that was racing in GP2 (Grand Prix 2), which is a race series meant to assist drivers train for F1.
In his only season in GP2, he won the championship, making him the most successful driver in GP2 history.
Lewis Hamilton Net Worth
Lewis Hamilton has a net worth of $258 million
Lewis Hamilton Salary
Lewis Hamilton’s salary is $40 million
Lewis Hamilton Height
Lewis Hamilton stands at a height of 1.74m.
Lewis Hamilton Wife
Lewis Hamilton has never been married. He has been in a series of relationships. He once dated Nicole Scherzinger and Camila Kendra who is a model
Lewis Hamilton Children
Lewis Hamilton does not have any children at the moment
Lewis Hamilton Parents
Lewis Hamilton’s parents are Carmen Larbalestier and Anthony Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton Age
Lewis Hamilton is 37 years old. He was born on January 7, 1985