Lewis Hamilton of Stevenage, England, the best dynamic Formula One driver on the planet, will get his knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II. As per ESPN, he will be named to the Queen’s new year’s honors list, and be known as Sir Lewis Hamilton starting now and into the foreseeable future.
It has been a record-breaking season for Hamilton. So far this season, he set the precedent for the most Formula One triumphs ever, tied the record for the most Formula One World Championships unsurpassed, and set the precedent for the most Formula One platform wraps up.
Hamilton set the precedent for the most Formula One platform gets done with 156 on August 16 by being in the best three at the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. Hamilton truth be told dominated the race, as he beat Max Verstappen of the Netherlands. Michael Schumacher of Germany had the old record with 155 platform wraps up. Since his platform finishes in Spain, Hamilton has had seven more platforms completes, so his record is right now at 163.
On October 25, Hamilton won the Portuguese Grand Prix in Algarve for his 92nd Formula One triumph, outmaneuvering Schumacher’s past record of 91. Since Hamilton’s record-setting win in Portugal, he has won two more Formula One races in Italy and Turkey, to raise his number ever triumphs to 94.
At that point on November 15, Hamilton won the Turkish Grand Prix, to tie the record for the most Formula One World Championships unequaled with seven. Hamilton is attached with Schumacher for the most record-breaking.
Hamilton turns into the seventh British race vehicle driver to get his knighthood. The other six are Jackie Stewart, Henry Segrave, Malcolm Campbell, Frank Williams, Patrick Head, and Stirling Moss. Other striking elite British competitors to get knighthoods throughout the years have been tennis star Andy Murray, rower Steve Redgrave, golf players Nick Faldo and Laura Davies, cyclists Chris Hoy and Bradley Wiggins, shot putter Valerie Adams. heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill, and middle distance runners Roger Banister, Kelly Holmes, Sebastian Coe, and Mo Farah.