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Lewis Hamilton Net Worth

Lewis Hamilton Net Worth is
$200 Million

Lewis Hamilton Biography

Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton, commonly known as Lewis Hamilton, is a famous British voice actor, and, more importantly, race car driver. Hamilton debuted in “Formula One” racing in 2007, when he competed in the “Australian Grand Prix” event, where he came second after Kimi Räikkönen. Hamilton won his first race several months later that same year at the “Canadian Grand Prix” event, finishing ahead of Nick Heidfeld and Alexander Wurz. A year later, in 2008, Lewis Hamilton won the title of Formula One World Champion, which was his only title with “Formula One” racing until 2014, when he again became Champion. As a race car driver, Hamilton has set numerous “Formula One” records, including most points in a debut season with 109 points, most wins in a debut season with 4 wins, and youngest driver to lead the World Championship at the age of 22. During his career, he has participated in a total of 147 races, out of which he has won 32. Lewis Hamilton represented the “McLaren” team from 2007 until 2012, and in 2013 he joined the “Mercedes” team. Hamilton achieved his latest win during the 2014 “Abu Dhabi Grand Prix” event.

Lewis Hamilton Net Worth $200 Million

A famous race car driver, how rich is Lewis Hamilton? According to sources, in 2013 he earned $1.5 million from various endorsements, while his annual salary that year amounted to $27.5 million. In 2014, Hamilton’s endorsements rose to $3 million, while his salary amounted to a total of $29 million that year. In regards to his overall wealth, Lewis Hamilton’s net worth is estimated to be $200 million, most of which he has accumulated from to his racing career, as well as various sponsorships.

Lewis Hamilton was born on January 7, 1985 in Hertfordshire, England, where he studied at The John Henry Newman School. Ever since his childhood, Hamilton has been interested in cars and racing, yet he also expressed a desire to play football, and even took up karate classes. However, his passion for racing won over other interests, and when he was eight years old Hamilton joined kart racing. Lewis proved to be largely successful in karting, as he kept winning important races and events. This led to his meeting with Ron Dennis, who was a team boss for the “McLaren Formula One” team, and who later signed him to a development program with “McLaren”.

Following his early success, Hamilton started his professional career in 2001, when he joined the “British Formula Renault Series”. He then participated in “Formula Renault UK”, “British Formula Three Championship” and “Macau Grand Prix” events. Hamilton’s career in “Formula One” with “McLaren” started in 2007, when he debuted during the “Australian Grand Prix” event. He left “McLaren” in 2012, and signed a 3-year contract with the “Mercedes” team instead.

For his contribution to racing, Hamilton was awarded the “Most Excellent Order of the British Empire” order of chivalry in 2009, which was given to him by Queen Elizabeth II.

A famous race car driver, as well as a voice actor, Lewis Hamilton has an estimated net worth of $200 million.

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Quick Facts

Full NameLewis Hamilton
Net Worth$200 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 7, 1985
Place Of BirthStevenage, Hertfordshire, England
Height1.74 m, 1.74 m
Weight68 kg, 68 kg
ProfessionRace car driver, Voice Actor
EducationThe John Henry Newman School, The John Henry Newman School
NationalityUnited Kingdom
ParentsCarmen Larbalestier, Anthony Hamilton, Carmen Larbalestier, Anthony Hamilton
SiblingsNicolas Hamilton, Samantha Lockhart, Nicola Lockhart, Nicolas Hamilton, Samantha Lockhart, Nicola Lockhart
NicknamesLewis Carl Hamilton , lewis_hamilton , Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton , Billion Dollar Man
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/LewisHamilton
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/lewishamilton
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/lewishamilton
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Hamilton
Awards“Most Excellent Order of the British Empire” (2009), Formula One World Champion (2008),“Abu Dhabi Grand Prix” (2014)
NominationsLaureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year, Best Driver ESPY Award, Best International Athlete ESPY Award, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year, Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year, Best Driver ESPY Award, Best International Athlete ESPY Award, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year
MoviesZoolander 2, Cars 2, Zoolander 2, Cars 2


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1St. James Park, London, England. [December 2008]
2Broke Top Gear's Formula 1 "Star In a Reasonably Priced Car" lap record on the 4th episode of the 19th series with a time of 1:42.9. The previous Formula 1 record of 1:44.0 was set by Red Bull Racing driver and - at the time - two-time defending World Champion, Sebastian Vettel, on the 3rd episode of the 17th series. Hamilton previously set a time of 1:44.7 during the 10th series' 8th episode; however, tracks conditions were wet and oily the day he made his run.
3Formula One driver who has driven for McLaren (2007-2012) and Mercedes (2013-Present).
4As a celebrity guest on "Top Gear" (Dec. 2007), the F1 driver admitted to host Jeremy Clarkson that his personal car was a Mercedes GL-420 V8 diesel, much to Clarkson's surprise.
5Completed the requisite "Top Gear" celebrity speed circuit in 1m:44.7s, which was quite remarkable given the wet and oily lap surface conditions during the drive (Dec. 2007).
6He was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2009 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Motor Racing.
7Son of Anthony Hamilton.
8Was the first rookie to single lead the formula 1 championship after 4 races.
9Is the first rookie to have been on the podium in all of his first 5 grand prix.


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cars 32017completedHamilton (voice)
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare2016Video GameOfficer Carl Hamilton
Zoolander 22016'Old and Lame' Show Attendee
Tooned2012TV SeriesLewis
Cars 2: The Video Game2011Video GameLewis Hamilton (voice)
Cars 22011Lewis Hamilton (voice)

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Senna2010Documentary special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Formula 12007-2017TV SeriesHimself
Formula 1: Ten Sport2016-2017TV SeriesHimself
Quotidien2017TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2016TV SeriesHimself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2016TV SeriesHimself
In Depth with Graham Bensinger2016TV SeriesHimself
Laureus World Sports Award2016TV MovieHimself
60 Minutes Sports2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Formula 1 Racer (segment "The Silver Arrows")
60 Minutes2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Formula One Racer (segment "Lewis Hamilton")
Formula 1: BBC Sport2009-2015TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2015TV SeriesHimself
Gumball 3000 med Erik och Mackan2015TV SeriesHimself
The Graham Norton Show2013-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
TFI Friday2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Monza Rally Show2015TV MovieHimself
The Brit Awards 20152015TV SpecialHimself
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 20142014TV SpecialHimself
Saturday Sportsday2014TV SeriesHimself - Formula One driver
Evening Urgant2014TV SeriesHimself
33 Days2014DocumentaryHimself
12013DocumentaryHimself
The Frost Interview2013TV SeriesHimself
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest Announcer
Top Gear2007-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Special Guest
Victorious Vettel2013VideoHimself
Soccer Aid2012TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Racing with the Hamiltons: Nic in the driving seat2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
He's Done It Again!2011VideoHimself
How to Build...2011TV Series documentaryHimself
The Jonathan Ross Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Breakfast2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - F1 Driver / Himself - Formula 1 Driver / Himself - F1 Champion
Daybreak2011TV SeriesHimself
The One Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Murray Walker: Life in the Fast Lane2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
National Movie Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
Brit Awards 20112011TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Sebastian's Coming of Age2010VideoHimself
Blue Peter2010TV SeriesHimself
RTL Boulevard2010TV SeriesHimself
5th Gear2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Sport Relief 20102010TV SpecialHimself
Not in a Hurry...2009VideoHimself
Wetten, dass..?2008TV SeriesHimself
Luck Does Not Come Into It...2008Video documentaryHimself
Bambi Verleihung 20082008TV MovieHimself - Winner
2008 American Music Awards2008TV Special documentaryHimself - Presenter
Fantástico2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Blue Peter at 502008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Life Behind Lewis2008VideoHimself - McLaren F1 Driver
ITV - Formula One2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
66th Grand Prix of Monaco2008TV Movie documentaryHimself - Driver #22 McLaren Mercedes
Stars in der Manege2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Performer
Kimi Made It at Last!2007Video documentaryHimself
Children in Need2007TV SeriesHimself
Parkinson2007TV SeriesHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The National Television Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
20 heures le journal2007TV SeriesHimself
London Today2007TV SeriesHimself - Formula One Driver

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Breakfast2016TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Britain2016TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Formula One Racer (segment "Lewis Hamilton")
60 Minutes Sports2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Formula 1 Racer (segment "The Silver Arrows")
Saturday Sportsday2014TV SeriesHimself - Formula One driver
Panorama2014TV Series documentaryHimself
The Graham Norton Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Top Gear2013TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
Formula 1's 60th Anniversary: Plus Ça Change2011TV Movie documentaryHimself - World Champion 2008
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