Lewis Hamilton

Born: January 7, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Stevenage
Nationality: Great Britain British

Team: Mercedes
Current Rank: No. 1 (238 points)
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
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Mercedes GP Team Principal Ross Brawn attends the official press conference following practice for the Italian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo di Monza on September 6, 2013
Ross Brawn: 'Sebastian Vettel can still win 2017 title'
Formula 1 boss Ross Brawn backs Sebastian Vettel to bounce back and continue to fight for the 2017 title.
10:46
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton: 'Title hopes not over for Sebastian Vettel'
Lewis Hamilton says that his championship rival Sebastian Vettel cannot be written off.
Sep 20, 10:50
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Valtteri Bottas not number two driver'
Toto Wolff says that he still will not designate Valtteri Bottas the 'number two' driver behind Lewis Hamilton.
Sep 19, 10:08
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Singapore not preliminary title decision'
Toto Wolff hits back at suggestions that Sunday in Singapore was a 'preliminary decision' for a fourth world championship title for Lewis Hamilton.
Sep 18, 08:32
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Lewis Hamilton: "I could not be happier"
Lewis Hamilton says that he is delighted after a first-round crash cleared the way for him to win the Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 17, 16:59
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton opens up a 28-point lead at the top of the standings courtesy of victory in Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 17, 16:21
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Valtteri Bottas happy as Mercedes keep 'options open'
Valtteri Bottas says that he is comfortable with his new one-year Mercedes contract.
Sep 15, 13:37
Valtteri Bottas of Williams during previews ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016
Valtteri Bottas signs new Mercedes deal for 2018
Valtteri Bottas signs a new deal keeping him with Mercedes for the 2018 season.
Sep 13, 12:26
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Ferrari favourites for Singapore'
Niki Lauda names Ferrari as the favourites to win this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 11, 11:34
Lewis Hamilton celebrates being on pole for the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Lewis Hamilton agrees to test on Thursday
Lewis Hamilton agrees to help Pirelli with tyre testing later this week.
Sep 5, 08:55
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
Sebastian Vettel: 'No panic despite bad race at Monza'
Sebastian Vettel says that there will be "no panic" at Ferrari after a bad home race at Monza.
Sep 5, 08:48
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff admits having 'coffee' with Jos Verstappen
Toto Wolff admits that he met with Max Verstappen's father at Monza.
Sep 4, 10:08
 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman Sergio Marchionne in the Ferrari headquarters in Maranello on September 10, 2014
Sergio Marchionne: 'Ferrari embarrassing at Monza'
Sergio Marchionne says that Ferrari's performance at home at Monza was "embarrassing".
Sep 4, 10:02
Lewis Hamilton stands in the paddock during a press conference at the Circuit de Catalunya on February 25, 2016
Lewis Hamilton wants to know Michael Schumacher condition
Lewis Hamilton says that he would like to know the current physical condition of F1 legend Michael Schumacher.
Sep 4, 09:54
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Italian Grand Prix to take championship lead
Lewis Hamilton moves three points clear at the top of the Formula 1 driver rankings after winning the 2017 Italian Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon.
Sep 3, 14:45
Lewis Hamilton stops on circuit during qualifying for the European Formula One Grand Prix at Baku City Circuit on June 18, 2016
Lewis Hamilton lost for words after claiming record 69th pole
Lewis Hamilton admits that he will need time to let his record-breaking 69th pole position sink in.
Sep 2, 21:48
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton admits wanting new Mercedes deal
Lewis Hamilton confirms reports that he wants to sign a new Mercedes contract.
Sep 1, 12:52
Mercedes GP Team Principal Ross Brawn attends the official press conference following practice for the Italian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo di Monza on September 6, 2013
Ross Brawn happy with Sebastian Vettel-Lewis Hamilton battle
Ross Brawn says that Formula 1 is delighted with an epic battle for the 2017 world championship.
Aug 31, 08:17
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Niki Lauda hints Mercedes to keep Lewis Hamilton
Niki Lauda has suggested Mercedes will keep Lewis Hamilton beyond 2018.
Aug 31, 08:12
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Valtteri Bottas should be number two driver now'
Valtteri Bottas looks set to be shuffled into de-facto 'number two' status for the remaining eight grands prix of 2017.
Aug 30, 08:52
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff plays down safety car conspiracy
Toto Wolff plays down a conspiracy theory triggered by comments made by Lewis Hamilton after the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 29, 08:57
Lewis Hamilton celebrates being on pole for the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton hails team following Belgian Grand Prix victory
Lewis Hamilton lavishes praise on the Mercedes setup after coming first at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 27, 16:56
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Belgian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton moves to within seven points of Sebastian Vettel at the top of the Formula 1 driver rankings after winning the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 27, 14:45
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Mercedes may re-think team orders issue'
Niki Lauda admits that Mercedes may take a different approach in future when it comes to 'team orders' between Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.
Aug 24, 10:51
Nico Rosberg in action at the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Nico Rosberg: 'Rivals more consistent than Lewis Hamilton'
Valtteri Bottas has a real chance of winning the 2017 world championship, according to Nico Rosberg.
Aug 24, 10:40
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Drivers unhappy with extra Halo weight
While most focus on the aesthetics, it is another feature of the controversial 'Halo' system that might actually have a more significant impact on F1.
Aug 14, 08:01
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Nico Rosberg: 'Valtteri Bottas the perfect driver'
Valtteri Bottas might be close to being "the perfect driver", according to Nico Rosberg.
Aug 14, 07:57
Nico Rosberg and Sebastian Vettel on the podium during the European Formula One Grand Prix at Baku City Circuit on June 19, 2016
Nico Rosberg tips Mercedes to beat Ferrari
Nico Rosberg is not sure that Ferrari have the ability to stay ahead of Mercedes in 2017.
Aug 10, 10:55
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Chase Carey wants title showdown in Abu Dhabi
Chase Carey says that he does not have a personal favourite for the 2017 title.
Aug 7, 10:26
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Valtteri Bottas has no 'plan B' for 2018
Valtteri Bottas admits that does not have a 'plan B' in the event Mercedes do not re-sign him for 2018.
Aug 7, 10:15
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
Sebastian Vettel wants one-year Ferrari extension
Sebastian Vettel's future might not be as clear as recent media reports suggest.
Aug 7, 10:12
Ferrari Team Principal Maurizio Arrivabene speaks with members of his team in the paddock after final practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 18, 2015
Mattia Binotto pushing for Ferrari top job?
A power struggle is reportedly threatening to disturb the focus of Ferrari's push to end a 10-year championship drought.
Aug 2, 14:26
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Mercedes deny Toto Wolff furious after Hungary
Mercedes deny that Toto Wolff was furious when Lewis Hamilton gave up a podium spot to Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas in Hungary.
Aug 1, 10:32
 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman Sergio Marchionne in the Ferrari headquarters in Maranello on September 10, 2014
Sergio Marchionne: 'Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Raikkonen want to stay'
Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne confirms speculation that the Italian team will probably keep their driver lineup the same in 2018.
Jul 31, 11:47
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Team order decision may cost Lewis Hamilton championship'
Mercedes admit that a team decision in Hungary may cost Lewis Hamilton the world championship.
Jul 31, 11:39
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 20, 2015
Result: Sebastian Vettel wins Hungarian Grand Prix
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel extends his lead at the top of the Formula 1 driver rankings to 14 points after winning the Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon.
Jul 30, 14:55
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Result: Sebastian Vettel scores pole position at Hungarian Grand Prix
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel records the fastest qualifying time at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 29, 14:06
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Charlie Whiting: 'Teams will personalise Halo designs'
F1's governing body plays down the waves of negativity following its decision to impose the controversial 'Halo' concept in 2018.
Jul 28, 11:33
Max Verstappen poses for a photo on January 2, 2017
Father: 'Max Verstappen to finish second in Hungary'
Max Verstappen will have a car good enough to split F1's title protagonists this weekend in Hungary, according to father Jos Verstappen.
Jul 26, 08:05
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the British Grand Prix for a record-equalling fifth time, while championship leader Sebastian Vettel finishes down in seventh.
Jul 16, 14:29



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