The seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has a paternal half-brother Nicolas Hamilton. Nicolas can often be seen in the garage cheering for Lewis.
So let's take a look at the relationship between the two Hamilton brothers.
Nicolas Hamilton grew up around the racetrack. But unlike his older brother Lewis, Nicolas never thought he'd get the chance to race competitively. As he was diagnosed with cerebral paralysis at an early age inferable due to premature birth.
Nicolas Hamilton is the paternal half-brother of seven-time Formula 1 world champion, Lewis Hamilton. The younger son born to Anthony Hamilton, Nicolas lived with Lewis after he moved to join his dad and step-mother Linda aged 12.
Lewis Hamilton has regularly claimed that his younger brother, who joins him at as many races as possible, is an inspiration to him. Indeed Nic's journey has been inspiring, how he has been able to beat all odds and become a race driver.
Being a brother of a seven-time world champion has its own perks but Nicolas Hamilton claims that he has never asked his elder brother for money or any help regarding his racing career.
Nicolas showcased massive determination to overcome his disabilities and currently he is an active racing driver. Young Hamilton holds the record for being the first disabled driver to score points in the British Touring Car Championships.