Topics

Auto Racing
Lewis Hamilton wins Formula One title with win at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins Formula One title with win at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

British driver Lewis Hamilton clinched his second Formula One title in style after winning the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday, with title rival Nico Rosberg drifting out of contention after failing to recover from a poor start. Hamilton, the 2008 F1 champion, entered the race with a 17-point lead over his Mercedes rival Rosberg, needing only a top-two finish to guarantee the title. “Woooooo-hoooooo, world champion I can't believe it! Thank you so much guys,” Hamilton screamed over race radio, before grabbing a Union Jack flag and waving it above his car as his mechanics celebrated wildly. “It's hard to soak all of this up. So much...

Loading