Lewis Hamilton was born on January 7, 1985. Six years later, the now seven-time world champion got his first kart, after which his career took off. Yet it was not always easy for Hamilton, because in his first years on the go-kart track and at school he had to deal with racism and was bullied.
Now, years later, the Briton has proven that he is one of the greatest F1 drivers ever. This certainly did not come to him. Curious about the impressive life of a Mercedes driver? Then check out the video below!