BBC Sport - Lewis Hamilton praised by F1 paddock at Abu Dhabi
F1 paddock pays tribute to Hamilton
- From the section Formula 1
Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton is praised by members of the F1 paddock including former world champions Niki Lauda and Jenson Button, after the Briton secured his second world title.
Hamilton moves level with Britons Jim Clark and Graham Hill on two titles, and is one behind Sir Jackie Stewart.
He joins a number of other drivers on two titles, including his great contemporary rival Fernando Alonso. Michael Schumacher is the all-time record holder with seven, while the most successful current driver is Sebastian Vettel on four.
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