The Next F1 Great

Hamilton is definitely one of the future world champion, he is by far the most consistent and he has the pace to even match his team mate. Even with all the spy scandal and complication in the team it is hard to notice the rookie that made a sensational start on his first season in Formula 1.

Lewis Carl Hamilton (born January 7, 1985 in Stevenage, Hertfordshire) is a British Formula One driver.

Lewis Carl Hamilton (born January 7, 1985 in Stevenage, Hertfordshire) is a British Formula One driver. Photo: Wikipedia.

The upstart of the 2007 Formula 1 was of course the highly acclaimed Lewis Hamilton. Many thought that he will be the next great big thing in F1. Lewis Hamilton's feats prior to F1 is something to be reckoned with, thats why he was enrolled in Mclaren's drivers program. Under the watchful eyes of Ron Dennis, Lewis proved himself to Ron Dennis that he will drive for his team in Formula 1. From Karting to Formula racing he simply dominated and consequently improved.

The real test was to drive for Mclaren F1. Mclaren F1 was one of the best team, so he has to show whether he is worthy or not. Of all the pressure that he has to contend with, its nothing compare to what he was about to face. Its his team mate, the 2 time World Champion Fernando Alonso. The highly anticipated moved from Renault to Mclaren. First race of the season at Melbourne GP Lewis Hamilton demonstrated a blistering pace and consistency.

Few drivers can actually get on the podium in their first race in F1, but Lewis Hamilton achieved this feat. He went even better at the next race which was in Malaysia. He took 2nd right behind Alonso, his consistency had the upper hand against Raikkonen who was breathing down his neck. It is immensely hard to win in your first season in F1, but Hamilton portrayed that it was possible. Out of 13 races he was in podium; moreover, he won 3 races which was in: Canada, US, and Hungary. He did all this despite being a rookie, now that is incredible.

Hamilton is definitely one of the future world champion, he is by far the most consistent and he has the pace to even match his team mate. Even with all the spy scandal and complication in the team it is hard to notice the rookie that made a sensational start on his first season in Formula 1.

Mack Jacobson has a wealth of knowledge about automobiles and also a f1 fanatic. He partakes in many auto crossing and tracks days; furthermore, he is a medical assistant at a large hospital firm. His passion for racing was magnified throughout the years and hoping to make it out in professional level. In the mean time medicine pays and racing is still a hobby.

Copyright © 2007 Mack Jacobson

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