Hamilton broke Schumacher’s “eternal” record, setting a historic achievement

Hamilton broke Schumacher’s “eternal” record, setting a historic achievement

October 25, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton became the winner of the Portuguese Grand Prix, the 12th stage of the Formula 1 World Motorsport Championship, which took place on a new track in Portimão.

For the reigning world champion, this victory was the 92nd in his career. The 35-year-old driver was ahead of the legendary Michael Schumacher in this indicator. The German shone from 1992 to 2006, finishing first 91 times, which was considered a unique achievement.

Hamilton became the first driver in Formula 1 history to achieve this figure.

The second at the Portuguese Grand Prix was the Briton’s teammate Valtteri Bottas. Red Bull leader Max Verstappen came third to the finish line.