Speeds over 300 km/h. 20 countries in 9 months. Millions of passionate fans. Lewis Hamilton lives an exhilarating life. But it’s not from luck. He worked his way from early childhood days—starting with remote-control car races at 5, winning his first karting championship by 13—to the master class, winning his first F1 World Championship at 23. Still only in his early thirties, he’s working for his 4th.
Lewis Hamilton won F1 World Championships in 2008, 2015 and 2016. He’s going for his 4th, which would tie for third-most all-time.