Lewis Hamilton wins second Formula One World Championship. 24/11/14
Lewis Hamilton becomes only the fourth Briton to have 2 F1 World championship titles to his name after winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. He follows in the footsteps of British racing legends Jim Clark, Graham Hill and Jackie Stewart.
Hamilton easily overcame a potential challenge from his fellow Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg whose car suffered from engine problems causing him to finish in 14th place.
Nico Rosberg would have needed not only to win the race but also Hamilton would have had to finish lower than second place in order for him to snatch the title himself.
As Hamilton crossed the finish line Prince Harry - who attended the race, was the first to offer his congratulations over the pit radio, saying: "Lewis, thank you very much for not making the British public sweat. You are a legend!"
After standing on his car to celebrate, he embraced girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger who attended the race to support him.
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