Lewis Hamilton

Born: January 7, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Stevenage
Nationality: Great Britain British

Team: Mercedes
Current Rank: No. 2 (129 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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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: 'No hurry to sign new Valtteri Bottas deal'
Toto Wolff says Mercedes will 'take their time' in deciding whether to keep Valtteri Bottas for 2018.
Jun 21, 16:42
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 wants 'long-term' Mercedes deal
Valtteri Bottas says that he is balancing his ambitions to win races against his desire to secure a "long-term contract" with Mercedes.
Jun 20, 13:52
Nico Rosberg celebrates winning the Bahrain GP with some sparkling wine on April 3, 2016
Nico Rosberg hits back at Toto Wolff comments
Nico Rosberg dismisses alleged comments made by his former Mercedes boss Toto Wolff.
Jun 19, 09:41
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: 'Still too early for contract talk'
Valtteri Bottas says that it is still "too early" to talk about the possible extension of his contract.
Jun 14, 10:50
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: 'Valtteri Bottas much better teammate than Nico Rosberg'
Lewis Hamilton says that his relationship with new teammate Valtteri Bottas is working perfectly.
Jun 13, 11:32
Nico Rosberg in action at the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Nico Rosberg rejects Formula 1 comeback talk
Nico Rosberg rejects claims that he may return to Formula 1.
Jun 13, 11:25
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 agrees 25 races too many for Formula 1
Niki Lauda backs top drivers Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton over criticising plans to expand the F1 race calendar.
Jun 12, 10:18
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: 'Championship long enough for Lewis Hamilton win'
Lewis Hamilton is back in the fight for the world championship, according to Niki Lauda.
Jun 12, 10:10
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 Canadian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the Canadian Grand Prix for a sixth time to close the gap on Sebastian Vettel in the drivers' championship.
Jun 11, 20:43
Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull Racing in the garage during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Daniel Ricciardo: 'No Ferrari switch for 2018'
Daniel Ricciardo scotches any lingering speculation about the chances of a Ferrari switch for 2018.
Jun 10, 21:21
Valtteri Bottas of Williams during previews ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016
Mika Salo: 'Valtteri Bottas getting under Lewis Hamilton's skin'
Valtteri Bottas is getting under Lewis Hamilton's skin at Mercedes, according to Mika Salo.
Jun 10, 11:00
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 not thinking about title win
F1's title contenders do not want to talk about their championship battle, ahead of the seventh out of 20 races on the 2017 calendar.
Jun 9, 16:39
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: 'Paddy Lowe exit not cause of Mercedes slump'
Toto Wolff denies that Mercedes's performance took a hit in 2017 due to the departure of Paddy Lowe.
Jun 8, 18:35
Sir Jackie Stewart walks in the paddock during previews to the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 17, 2015
Jackie Stewart tips Sebastian Vettel to beat Lewis Hamilton in 2017
F1 legend Sir Jackie Stewart tips Sebastian Vettel to win a fifth world championship in 2017.
Jun 6, 13:10
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: 'Sebastian Vettel benefiting from meticulous approach'
Toto Wolff admits that Sebastian Vettel's work ethic may have helped Ferrari to speed ahead in 2017.
Jun 6, 12:45
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
Tony Kanaan hits back at Lewis Hamilton's Indy jibe
An Indycar driver hits back at Lewis Hamilton following recent comments made by the triple world champion.
Jun 1, 13:37
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: 'Sebastian Vettel on pole for 2017 title'
Niki Lauda admits that Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel is now on pole position for the 2017 world championship.
May 30, 11:19
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: 'Kimi Raikkonen now Ferrari number two'
Lewis Hamilton claims that Ferrari are regarding Kimi Raikkonen as a 'number two' driver.
May 30, 08:50
Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari during practice for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 13, 2016
Result: Sebastian Vettel claims third win of the season with Monaco Grand Prix victory
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel picks up his third victory of the Formula ! season after winning the Monaco GP, while Kimi Raikkonen takes second and Daniel Ricciardo third.
May 28, 14:53
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
Lewis Hamilton 'too old' for MotoGP switch
Lewis Hamilton declares himself "too old" to make the switch to MotoGP racing.
May 27, 15:07
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari walks across the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 17, 2015
Kimi Raikkonen claims pole position in Monaco
Kimi Raikkonen claims his first pole in almost a decade at the Monaco Grand Prix, while Lewis Hamilton will start the race back in 13th.
May 27, 14:58
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 scoffs at Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 rivals
Lewis Hamilton apparently scoffs at the level of competition facing Fernando Alonso ahead of Sunday's Indy 500.
May 27, 12:57
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 tips Lewis Hamilton to stay after 2018
Toto Wolff tips Mercedes's top driver Lewis Hamilton to stay with the German team.
May 27, 12:50
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 hints at same drivers for 2018
Toto Wolff hints that Mercedes will not make any changes to their driver lineup for 2018.
May 26, 14:24
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari walks across the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 17, 2015
Kimi Raikkonen plays down 'wheelbase' story
Kimi Raikkonen is not sure that the 'wheelbase' factor will tip the balance in Ferrari's favour this weekend at Monaco.
May 25, 10:59
Fernando Alonso of McLaren Honda in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Gunther Steiner: 'Fernando Alonso at Indy doesn't hurt Formula 1'
Gunther Steiner plays down claims that Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 foray this weekend hurts Formula 1.
May 25, 10:55
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: 'Ferrari have caught Mercedes on race starts'
Lewis Hamilton admits that Ferrari have caught up with Mercedes's race start technology in 2017.
May 25, 10:50
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: 'Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton's rivals can't keep up'
Niki Lauda hails the Ferrari versus Mercedes duel for the 2017 world championship.
May 23, 10:41
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: 'Fernando Alonso not on Mercedes wish list'
Niki Lauda deals a blow to Fernando Alonso's chances of switching to Mercedes next year.
May 23, 10:34
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
Mercedes: 'Long wheelbase to hurt in Monaco'
Mercedes are concerned that Ferrari could have the upper hand this weekend in Monaco.
May 23, 10:29
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
Formula 1 to consider extending DRS zones
The potential extension of DRS overtaking zones this year will be decided on a circuit-by-circuit basis.
May 22, 09:46
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: 'Trailing Valtteri Bottas still not number two'
Toto Wolff says that Mercedes remain committed to not designating Valtteri Bottas the 'number two' driver for 2017.
May 19, 09:11
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 key to Ferrari success'
Ross Brawn hails Sebastian Vettel's personal contribution to the excitement of the 2017 season.
May 19, 09:06
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 denies 5kg weight advantage rumours
Toto Wolff denies that Mercedes slashed 5kg of weight from their 2017 car ahead of the recent Spanish Grand Prix.
May 18, 10:59
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
Lewis Hamilton denies training less than rivals
Lewis Hamilton says that he trains "just as much" as his Formula 1 rivals.
May 16, 16:01
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
Valtteri Bottas: 'Too early for contract talks'
Valtteri Bottas's hopes of hanging on to his seat at Mercedes appear to have taken a step forward.
May 16, 15:57
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
Dieter Zetsche: 'Strong Ferrari good for Formula 1'
Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche says that Mercedes's close title fight with Ferrari this year is good for Formula 1.
May 16, 15:52
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 not ruling out Fernando Alonso for Mercedes
Toto Wolff is not ruling out making a bid to sign Fernando Alonso for 2018.
May 16, 15:47
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
Lewis Hamilton: 'Fernando Alonso contract talks like chess'
Lewis Hamilton says that Fernando Alonso's forthcoming deliberations and negotiations about 2018 will be like "a game of chess".
May 16, 15:43
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 27, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton beats Sebastian Vettel to triumph in Spanish Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the Spanish Grand Prix following a pulsating head-to-head duel with Sebastian Vettel.
May 14, 15:01



TeamPoints
1Mercedes222
2Ferrari214
3Red Bull112
4Force India71
5Toro Rosso29
6Williams-Mercedes22
7Renault18
8Haas15
9Sauber4
10McLaren0
DriversTeamPoints
1Sebastian VettelFerrari141
2Lewis HamiltonMercedes129
3Valtteri BottasMercedes93
4Kimi RaikkonenFerrari73
5Daniel RicciardoRed Bull67
6Max VerstappenRed Bull45
7Sergio PerezForce India44
8Esteban OconForce India27
9Carlos SainzToro Rosso25
10Felipe MassaWilliams-Mercedes20
11Nico HulkenbergRenault18
12Romain GrosjeanHaas10
13Kevin MagnussenHaas5
14Pascal WehrleinSauber4
15Daniil KvyatToro Rosso4
16Lance StrollWilliams-Mercedes2
17Fernando AlonsoMcLaren0
18Marcus EricssonSauber0
19Jolyon PalmerRenault0
20Stoffel VandoorneMcLaren0
21Antonio GiovinazziSauber0
22Jenson ButtonMcLaren0
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