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Kid Named f/ King Carl Wins U.S. & Canadian Grand Prix


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  • Kid Named f/ King Carl Wins U.S. & Canadian Grand Prix

    Young man's in the right field, as he was named for a speedster:

    "...Just wait until Lewis Hamilton actually becomes familiar with the racetracks he's driving on. Imagine what it will be like when he gets comfortable with being Formula One's latest superstar.

    The 22-year-old rookie phenom added another title to his rapidly expanding trophy case Sunday, wrapping up an historic trip to North America by winning the U.S. Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, his second victory from the pole in eight days.
    Last week, he won the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal, the first time a Black driver had stood atop international racing's elite series. Now he has done it twice, setting himself up for a championship run that would be unparalleled in the sport.
    "It's just insane," he said. "I'm just trying to enjoy it without any of the other stuff confusing me."..."

    (and fr. Wikkipedia)

    "...Hamilton's paternal grandparents emigrated to the United Kingdom from Grenada in the 1950s. His grandfather worked on the London Underground.[4] His mother Carmen, and father Anthony (who is now an IT consultant), named Lewis after the US Olympic gold medal winning athlete Carl Lewis..."


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    he is devastatingly efficient

    it took schumacher 2 or 3y to get this good