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Lewis Hamilton News: Formula 1 Champion Damon Hill Furious Over Fan Anger After Silverstone GP

Lewis Hamilton News: Formula 1 Champion Damon Hill Furious Over Fan Anger After Silverstone GP
Lewis Hamilton News: Formula 1 Champion Damon Hill Furious Over Fan Anger After Silverstone GP

A former Formula 1 world champion has responded to angry fans after last weekend’s British Grand Prix.

On what was a historic afternoon at Silverstone, Lewis hamilton turned back the years with a flawless execution to take his first victory in the sport since December 2021.

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The 39-year-old showed his class by Max Verstappen And Lando Norris under tough conditions and achieved a record-breaking ninth victory at the famous circuit.

With Hamilton ready to drive for Ferrari next seasonthe result was a poignant moment for the seven-time world champion, who a emotional tribute to his Mercedes team after the checkered flag.

Hamilton’s performance showed why he is widely regarded as one of the greatest drivers of all time, alongside drivers such as Michael Schumacher and the late Ayrton Senna.

Lewis Hamilton won for the ninth time at Silverstone on Sunday
Damon Hill was involved in a heated discussion with a fan on social media

Hill gives blunt response to critic

World Champion 1996 Damon Hill believes the Mercedes star is a worthy holder of that title and expressed his joy on social media after seeing Hamilton return to the top of the podium.

Respond to an image of Hamilton hugs his father at XHill said: “I feel so privileged to have seen this story from the beginning. Today was the culmination of a lot of blood, sweat and tears.

“Awesome. So happy. How great to see the GOAT back. Well done, Dad.”

His praise for the former McLaren However, the driver has not been well received by everyone, with one fan accusing him of ‘British bias’, highlighting that Hamilton currently trails his teammate by 10-2 George Russel in qualifying sessions in 2024.

Hill was quick to respond, telling the disgruntled F1 fan to shut up while he stood up for his fellow countryman.

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