10 Things You Didn’t Know About Lewis Hamilton

3. He’s More Religious than You’d Expect

In slight contrast to the bad-boy racer image, Lewis Hamilton was brought up Catholic and, to this day, wears a cross during his races. In an interview with the MailOnline back in 2007 he said, “I really believe that my talent is God-given. I know I’m truly blessed. But I’ve also worked hard to get to where I am – and becoming world champion will make me work even harder.”