“My Biggest Fan” – Lewis Hamilton Makes a Revelation About His Brother Nicholas

Published 12/03/2021, 3:22 AM EST
Formula One F1 – Brazilian Grand Prix – Jose Carlos Pace Circuit, Sao Paulo, Brazil – November 14, 2021 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the race REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

Lewis Hamilton is very much the favorite to win the championship in 2021. Despite being 8 points down with two races to go against his championship rival Max Verstappen, most believe his experience will get him through in the end.

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Hamilton’s Brazil GP win from the back of the grid stands out as his best race win of the season. The Mercedes driver revealed that the Brazil GP win reminded him of his karting days. He mentioned that recently his brother, Nicholas, reminded him of previous races where he won from the back of the grid.

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Lewis Hamilton states his brother is his biggest fan

As reported by The Sun, the 7-time world champion went back to his home in Britain during the break. He mentioned that during the break, he revisited his karting days with his brother and his father.

Lewis also gave his views on his 2021 campaign and mentioned that this year has reminded him of his karting career.

“This year has been amazing. These past few days, I have been watching back my karting races,” said Hamilton.

Formula One F1 – Brazilian Grand Prix – Jose Carlos Pace Circuit, Sao Paulo, Brazil – November 14, 2021, Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium after winning the race alongside second-placed Red Bull’s Max Verstappen REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

“I went to see my dad and my brother on Sunday and we had roast dinner and my brother came and showed me a race at Buckmore Park – he knows all my races, he’s my biggest fan probably, and he was like ‘this was your best race’.

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Those have been my favorite races when you have to come back from somewhere else. When I started karting at Rye House, I always started last because the kart was bent. It was really not great, and I worked my way through the field.” said the Mercedes driver.

Many have touted the Sau Paolo Grand Prix win as one of the best of Lewis’s career. Although he had the fastest car on the weekend, Lewis had to expertly navigate his way through the field.

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The win also reignited the fire in the championship battle and made sure that the 2021 title would be decided not before the last race.

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Devang Chauhan

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Devang Chauhan is an F1 author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication, he has a keen eye for writing engaging and detailed articles on F1. Previously a writer for Sports Social's 'Chase Your Sport' Magazine, Devang has been an ardent follower of the sport for over a decade and has attended two editions of the Indian Grand Prix.

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