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    Report: Hamilton in, Schumacher out at Mercedes F1 in $100M deal
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    In 1995, a 10-year-old Lewis Hamilton walked up to McLaren team principal Ron Dennis and declared "I want to race for you one day." That fateful moment began a relationship between Hamilton, Dennis, and McLaren which culminated in the 2008 Formula One Championship. A relationship that, at least ...

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    Report: Lewis Hamilton orders custom Pagani Zonda with 760 HP and manual gearbox
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    One day, someone will make a list of all the unique special-edition Pagani Zonda models and all the one-off Bugatti Veyron one-offs produced over the past few years. It'll be a gargantuan task, because there have been many of each, and we suspect that we only hear about some of them. And you can ...

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    Report: Lewis Hamilton apologizes for joking insinuation of racism after Monaco GP penalty
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    Lewis Hamilton may be best known for his racing, but in the wake of a controversial performance at the Monaco Grand Prix this weekend, it was another race card he played altogether. The young Brit was called in to speak with the race stewards regarding an incident with Williams rookie Pastor ...

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    What American Idol and Lewis Hamilton now have in common
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    It's not love of the limelight. Or propelling raw talent onto the world stage. It's not a taste for performance, either, although these are all attributes that Lewis Hamilton shares with American Idol. (And no, Hamilton hasn't signed a sponsorship deal with Ford, though McLaren has run Dearborn's ...

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    Lewis Hamilton to sign with Mika Hakkinen as manager?
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    Let's take a brief look at where the careers of two of McLaren's most successful contemporary drivers are at these days. On the one hand, we have Lewis Hamilton, 2008 world champion. After years of being successfully handled by his father, Lewis professionally disengaged from Anthony's management ...

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    Anthony Hamilton leasing fleet of F1 cars for GP Prep Drivers Academy
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    Few know how to raise a future Formula One driver like Anthony Hamilton. The father of 2008 world champion Lewis Hamilton fostered his son's development from birth through his F1 debut and world title the following year, and is still one of the most visible managers or family members in the ...

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    Mercedes Grand Prix searches for drivers while dispelling board's concerns
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    The new Mercedes GP car rendered – Click above to view in high-resolution
    With two manufacturers leaving the series, four new teams joining the grid and a giant game of musical chairs amongst the drivers ensuing, the off-season between the 2009 and 2010 Formula One World Championships is ...

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    SPOILER ALERT: Of Champions and Shadows at the 2009 Hungarian Grand Prix
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    2009 Hungarian Grand Prix – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Jenson Button and his Brawn GP team cast a dominating shadow over the start of this year's Formula One World Championship, taking the checkered flag at six out of the seven races this season to take a commanding lead for the ...

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    VIDEO: TAG Heuer names a winner in McQueen vs. Hamilton Duel
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    It's the stuff that dreams are made of. Gearhead dreams, anyway: Who would be the fastest between a racing icon of yesteryear and a champion of today? That's the question which Swiss watchmaker and longtime F1 sponsor TAG Heuer posed with its latest ...

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    Hamilton, McLaren retroactively disqualified from Australian GP?
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    The more things change, the more they stay the same. Last weekend's Australian Grand Prix, the season opener to the 2009 Formula One season, may have ushered in a new era in on-track competition, but the off-track politics are already back up to full swing.Following the race, officials from the FIA ...

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    Hamilton "honoured" by the Queen
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    2008 was a good year for Lewis Hamitlon. In taking the Formula One drivers' title, he became the youngest champion in F1 history, and the first British champion in twelve years. To cap off his victorious season and start the new one on the right foot, after commissioning Bentley to convert her ...

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    Hamilton gets the stamp of approval from Isle of Man Post Office
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    Few countries have such unimpeachable car-crazed credentials than the Isle of Man. The semi-autonomous British island has no speed limits, boasts a fearsome TT road course, and is home to a handful of motorbike champions, former F1 world champion Nigel Mansell and even Jeremy Clarkson has a house ...

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    The Turns that Dreams are Made of: Hamilton's fantasy track
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    Everybody's got their fantasy, but few ever get to live it out. For many of us, it might very well be taking the Formula One world title. That was Lewis Hamilton's dream, and he achieved it this year becoming the youngest F1 champion in history. A huge achievement, but a bubble burst. So Lewis ...

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    Oh, it's on! Hamilton vs Hoy at Race of Champions
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    British racing fans had lots of reason to celebrate this year. Not only did their golden boy Lewis Hamilton win the Formula One World Championship, but their star cyclist Chris Hoy took home three Olympic gold medals from the Beijing Olympics. But the ultimate face-off between man and machine is ...

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    The Fine Print: Hamilton will get his McLaren F1 LM after 3 titles
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    Click above for hi-res gallery of the McLaren F1 LM Now that Lewis Hamilton has secured the Formula One championship, supercar fans around the world are asking when he'll get his hands on that rare McLaren F1 LM. The incredibly valuable supercar – initially reported at $4 million but now ...

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    Brazil Nuts: F1 title decided on last corner of last lap of last race
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    Click above for high-res gallery of the 2008 Brazilian Grand Prix It doesn't get any closer than this. A photo-finish has nothing on the last-minute – make that last-second – end to yesterday's Brazilian Grand Prix, the ultimate decider of the 2008 FIA Formula One World Championship. ...

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    McLaren appeal over Hamilton penalty thrown out of FIA court
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    Lewis Hamilton does not have good luck in France. Of all the races he's won in these past two seasons, he's yet to take the checkered flag at the French Grand Prix, has had his license revoked by the French gendarmes, and has now had his appeal thrown out of court in Paris. Following the Belgian ...

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    Storms sweep through the 2008 British Grand Prix
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    SPOILER ALERT Click for a hi-res gallery from the 2008 British GPStorms swept through Silverstone this year for the British Grand Prix. First came the announcement of David Coulthard's retirement from Formula 1, which was followed by the announcement that, starting in 2010, the race would leave ...

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    Hamilton Senior takes a Carrera GT for a spin
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    "Dad, I've totalled the (insert name of first car here)." Chances are that even if you haven't had to use that phrase, you know someone who has. But in an unusual twist, Anthony Hamilton may be making the sheepish call to his son this morning. Lewis Hamilton's dad has put someone's Carrera GT ...

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    Good to be King: Lewis Hamilton borrows TechArt Porsche for LA trip
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    Lewis Hamilton caught a plane headed west after dominating in Monaco, and when you're a rising F1 star in Los Angeles, you're certainly not going to hit up Avis to rent a Ford Focus – you want your vents to be functional. So Claus Ettensberger, owner of the So. Cal. tuning shop CEC, was kind ...

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