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Lewis Hamilton Offered a One-Year Extension by Mercedes F1

If reports are true, Lewis Hamilton may be closer to inking a one-year contract extension with Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team. Both parties have downplayed earlier reports about the seven-time world champion’s extravagant demands. Earlier, it was reported that Hamilton has put on the table the following demands from Mercedes F1: $200 million salary for his new four-year contract, which can be broken down to $50 million annually A 10% share in Mercedes F1’s prize, if they win more championships Limited-production Mercedes-AMG One hypercar A role that “goes beyond being a driver and more than a mere testimonial” According to Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf, Hamilton and Mercedes F1 has narrowed down the… Continue Reading »


4 Demands of Lewis Hamilton From Mercedes That Leave Him Still Unemployed

Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton is now a free agent. His contract with Mercedes AMG Petronas expired last week, and he has yet to ink a new deal with them. According to reports, the contract negotiations between Hamilton and Mercedes have broken down due to the former’s lavish demands. The 36-year-old race car driver reportedly demanded the following to be included in his new four-year contract with the Constructors Champion: $200 million salary for his new four-year contract, which can be broken down to $50 million annually A 10% share in Mercedes F1’s prize, if they win more championships Limited-production Mercedes-AMG One hypercar A role that “goes beyond being… Continue Reading »


Lewis Hamilton Victorious Despite Punctured Tire on Last Lap of British GP

Lewis Hamilton continued his dominance in Formula 1. Even a punctured tire on the last lap of the British Grand Prix didn’t stop him from winning the race. This Sunday’s F1 race could only be described as both thrilling and exhilarating for Mercedes. Both Hamilton and his teammate Valtteri Bottas had punctured tires during the event. The drivers were cruising to the finish line on what looked like another one-two ending, but disaster struck on Lap 50 when the Finn deflated his left-front tire. He struggled to catch up after, but he only settled for 11th place in the conclusion of the contest. Meanwhile, the Briton suffered the same fate… Continue Reading »


Lewis Hamilton Wins Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton once again dominates as he raced for the win at the Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix after starting strong from pole position. Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took second place, and Valtteri Bottas stood on the last spot of the podium. Hamilton had a smooth race as he shot for the checkered flag unchallenged. The Mercedes AMG Petronas driver even went ahead of Verstappen by eight seconds on his way to victory. The event marks Hamilton’s 90th pole position, and his eighth Hungarian Grand Prix win. The track is considered as the Briton’s favorite. The latest triumph of the 35-year-old driver is also his 86th career win in F1,… Continue Reading »


Lewis Hamilton Goes Back to Winning at the Styrian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton gets back to his winning form at the Formula 1 Styrian Grand Prix showing a commanding presence as he dominated the race from pole position to finish. His teammate Valtteri Bottas ended second, taking a 1-2 finish for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas team. Hamilton seemed to have brushed off all his negative vibes as he emerged first without an incident made on his part from Saturday’s qualifying up to the race on Sunday. Earlier, he took the pole position 1.2 seconds ahead of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen under the rain. Luckily, all odds were in his favor the next day under fair weather. The victory is a huge rebound… Continue Reading »


Lewis Hamilton Fumes Over the Silence of F1 on George Floyd Death

Lewis Hamilton lights up the fuse after his sport has been seemingly silent on the issue of racism in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death under the hands of a Minnesota police officer. The Mercedes AMG Petronas driver’s statements sparked comments from his fellow racers in Formula 1. “I see those of you who are staying silent, some of you the biggest of stars yet you stay silent in the midst of injustice,” Hamilton posted on his official Instagram account. “I would have thought by now you would see why this happens and say something about it but you can’t stand alongside us. Just know I know who you are… Continue Reading »


Lewis Hamilton Caps the 2019 F1 Season with a Win in Abu Dhabi

Lewis Hamilton was already declared the Drivers’ Champion in Formula One, but that didn’t deter his performance at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this Sunday. The Mercedes AMG F1 driver ended the season with another win, marking his 11th victory within the 2019 contests. Hamilton started from pole position and he remained unchallenged all throughout the race. He was followed by Red Bull’s Max Verstappen in the second place and Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc in the third. Valtteri Bottas seemed to have struggled in the event as he fell from the second place during the start down to the 20th position due to an engine penalty. However, he managed to recover… Continue Reading »


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