Lewis Hamilton was born in 1985 on the 7th of January in Hertfordshire, England. He is a British Formula One racing driver currently with Mercedes AMG. In 1992 Hamilton finished second in the National British Radio Car Association championship. He began karting at an early age of eight in 1993. This was at the Rye House Kart Circuit and he quickly began to win Cadet Class championships.
The team boss of Mercedes Mr. Toto Wolff publicly said that it has always been a pleasure working with the maestro driver Lewis Hamilton although he was sometimes disappointed by his character.
Having said that he also added that 2013 was a depressing year for Hamilton when he because very much self critical and also had many things to say about the radio conversation he apparently had with the crew of the Mercedes team.
Mercedes GP driver Lewis Hamilton has stated that he is happy with the progress that his team has made but admitted that he fears Red Bull Racing is too far ahead.
The Englishman stated that Red Bull Racing has done a marvelous job with their cars and it showed how far they are actually ahead of the rest of the pack with yet another one-two finish at the free practice session on Friday ahead of the United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he has patched up his differences with his father and is now looking forward to enjoying life with him.
The 28-year-old has been having a torrid time of late following his split from longtime girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger. He recently dedicated his first win for Mercedes – at the Hungarian Grand Prix – to his former girlfriend.
Lewis Hamilton recently managed to get his first victory of the new season and also the first of his Mercedes career at the recent Hungarian Grand Prix. It was one of the best races of the season for Mercedes and it is one that has put them as one of the title challengers.
The team has been showing incredible race pace in the last few races and this could help the team get an impressive end to the season. After trailing behind his teammate Nico Rosberg in terms of victories, the Brit was extremely happy to get the first win under his belt.