Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has put pen to paper on a new Mercedes contract that will keep the seven-time world champion onboard through the 2025 season, with team mate George Russell also retained for the same period.

Hamilton, now 38, was in the final year of his existing Silver Arrows deal and had been in talks with team boss Toto Wolff for several months, with those discussions eventually resulting in fresh terms.

Aug 03, 2022 18:08
Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has joined the ownership group of NFL franchise Denver Broncos. Hamilton was Tuesday named a limited investor to the Walton-Penner Group, which agreed to purchase the Broncos for an American sports franchise record $4.65 billion in June. 
Dec 16, 2021 19:12
LONDON: The controversial ending to the Formula 1 season and the title won in Abu Dhabi by Red Bull's Max Verstappen is tarnishing the sport's image, motorsport's world governing body FIA declared on Wednesday. 
Dec 12, 2021 22:12
MAX VERSTAPPEN SECURED HIS MAIDEN FORMULA 1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP with victory in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton finishing second as the race ended in a nail-biting one-lap sprint after a late Safety Car.  The result, which saw Valtteri Bottas finish sixth and Sergio Perez retire, means Mercedes have clinched a record eighth consecutive constructors’ championship.
Dec 10, 2021 19:12
MUMBAI: After 21 thrilling races, where the pendulum has wildly oscillated, the stage is set for the perfect ‘Sunset Showdown’ – Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen – two of the best drivers in the world go head to head in a winner takes it all race at Sunday’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with LIVE & Exclusive action on Star Sports Select on December 12th, 6.30 PM onwards. 
Sep 27, 2021 07:09
SOCHI, Russia: Lewis Hamilton took a record 100th Formula 1 victory in a Russia Grand Prix that ended in dramatic fashion as rain in the final laps saw McLaren’s Lando Norris slide out of the race lead and out of contention for his maiden F1 win and which allowed Max Verstappen to rise to second place after starting the race in last place on the grid.
Sep 14, 2021 08:09
LEWIS HAMILTON HAS SAID HE'S “proud” of the stewards for handing Max Verstappen a three-place grid penalty for the upcoming Russian Grand Prix, following the pair’s dramatic crash at the Italian Grand Prix that saw Verstappen’s Red Bull launched over Hamilton’s Mercedes – and praised the halo device for keeping him safe in the accident.
Jul 28, 2021 16:07
LONDON: Red Bull have lodged a 'petition for review' with the FIA over the 10-second penalty Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton received for colliding with Max Verstappen at the British Grand Prix earlier this month.
Jul 14, 2021 20:07
LONDON: The Hamilton Commission, the initiative set-up by seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton to increase representation of Black people in UK motorsport, has published its first report into the issue, which includes 10 recommendations for change.
Feb 08, 2021 19:02
LONDON: Finally ending the suspense, the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team announced Monday that reigning F1 World Drivers’ champion Lewis Hamilton had signed on to a new one-year deal, following what has been a protracted negotiations process.  The Mercedes works team and Lewis agreed a new contract which will see one of the sport’s most successful ever collaborations continue for a ninth consecutive season.
Oct 26, 2020 12:10
LISBON: Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton has become the most successful driver in terms of victories in Formula 1 history, after the Portuguese Grand Prix saw him claim his 92nd victory from team mate Valtteri Bottas and the Red Bull of Max Verstappen.