At the end of Eifel Grand Prix in Nürburgring, it was learned that Lewis hamilton equaled the winning record of Michael Schumacher. Your son Mick schumacher, was present on the German track since his home is just over a hundred kilometers away. In addition, the pilot of Formula 2 He was with the Alfa Romeo team.
In the questions that drivers are usually asked after the race, Hamilton it was never expected that Mick schumacher I was waiting for him with a very special gift. Seeing it, the Brit was moved although he tried to maintain his composure. After matching his father’s mark, Schumacher He gave him a helmet with the mythical color red.
Hamilton got a red helmet that he used Michael Schumacher during his last stage in the Formula 1 in the team Mercedes. The Briton was speechless at such a gift. Another time, Hamilton received the historic helmet of Ayrton senna, by equaling the record for the most pole positions in history.
The Briton said: ‘I don’t know what to say. When you grow up seeing someone and idolize them. I don’t think anyone, especially me, thought I’d be around Michael. I couldn’t have done it without this team and without great respect for Michael«. In addition, he confessed that when he was little he chose to ‘Kaiser‘in video games.
«I remember playing as Michael in a game called Grand Prix 2. Seeing his dominance for so long, no one would imagine he would be around. It is an incredible honor. It’s going to take some getting used to. When I entered the pit lane it was when I realized that I had matched it, I had not even calculated it when I crossed the line, “he said Hamilton before getting on the podium.