Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton
Hamilton started in karting aged eight and dreamed of becoming an F1 driver (1/5)
Lewis Hamilton
He joined McLaren's young driver programme at 13, and two years later became the Formula A European karting champion (2/5)
Lewis Hamilton
After finishing a narrow-runner up in his rookie F1 season in 2007, he was champion for the first time a year later (3/5)
Lewis Hamilton
Hamilton won the F1 title again in 2014, and was voted Sports Personality of the Year ahead of golfer Rory McIlroy and athlete Jo Pavey (4/5)
Lewis Hamilton
A selfie in the spotlight: Enjoying the moment after clinching a fourth championship in Mexico (5/5)