Hamilton is Britain's greatest racer of all time - Hill
Former F1 world champion Damon Hill believes Lewis Hamilton is the best driver Great Britain has ever produced.
The Mercedes star is a five-time world champion and is on the cusp of securing his sixth title in the 2019 campaign, which would put him ahead of Juan Manuel Fangio and just one behind the all-time most successful driver, Michael Schumacher.
Statistically, Hamilton is Britain’s best, but as for overall impact on the sport he continues to be in the conversation with the likes of Jackie Stewart, Jim Clark, Stirling Moss, Nigel Mansell, and Hill’s father Graham Hill.
For the 1996 champ, though, he bests them all.
“It should be self-evident that Lewis is the greatest racer we’ve ever produced,” Hill insisted to the Daily Mail.
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