Formula 1 success  

Fans of Formula 1 racing will know that the English racing driver, Lewis Hamilton was the winner of last weekend’s Formula 1 Grand Prix in Singapore. It was a long a difficult race with a close, exciting finish.

The 2014 racing season started in Australia in March and will finish in Abu Dhabi in November. During this time, eleven teams and twenty-two drivers will compete in nineteen races in countries all over the world. The next one is the Japanese Grand Prix on October 5th.

Lewis Hamilton is 29 years old and is currently racing for the Mercedes AMG team. His racing career began when he was only 13 years old and he joined the McLaren Young Driver Programme. He went on to become the youngest ever driver to be given a Formula One contract and since then he has won 29 races and was the 2008 Formula One World Champion.