Britain’s Lewis Hamilton has become the youngest-ever Formula One world champion by winning the 2008 title in a thrilling finish at Interlagos on Sunday. Hamilton wins the title at a record age of 23 years and 301 days.
In the end, he needed to make a pass two corners from the finish line to claim the title by a solitary point 98 to 97. Watch the incredible final lap of the race below:
To read more about the race, click here.
What’s even more awesome about his win is how long he’s been preparing for this opportunity. Click here to watch a short documentary about Lewis when he was just 13 years old and preparing for Formula One racing. Congratulations Lewis Hamilton and his team!