Lewis Hamilton wins 2017 Spanish Grand Prix
Born on 7 January 1985, Lewis Hamilton is a British Formula One racing driver.
Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton on 14 May 2017 stole a stunning victory in the 2017 Spanish Grand Prix from Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel.
It was Hamilton’s second win of the season.
About Lewis Hamilton
• Born on 7 January 1985, Lewis Hamilton is a British Formula One racing driver.
• At present, he is racing for the Mercedes AMG Petronas team.
• He is a three-time Formula One World Champion.
• He won his first title with McLaren in 2008 before moving to Mercedes, where he won back-to-back titles in 2014 and 2015.
• His 54 Grand Prix victories is the second highest of all-time, behind only Michael Schumacher at 91.
About Spanish Grand Prix
• The Spanish Grand Prix is a Formula One race.
• It is currently held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Barcelona.
• It is one of the oldest in the world still contested, celebrating its centenary in 2013.
• Interrupted by the First World War, the race waited a decade for its second running before becoming a staple of the European calendar.
• The race was successfully revived in 1967 and has been a regular part of the Formula One World Championship since 1968 at a variety of venues.
• Max Verstappen was the winner of the 2016 Spanish Grand Prix.