After making his debut on the tracks of F1 in 2007, British Driver Lewis Hamilton has come a long way to establish himself as the best driver in the history of the sport. The 7-Times World Champion has recently signed his much-awaited contract with Mercedes ending all speculations. So, what does mean about the Brit’s Net Worth? As of January 2021, Lewis Hamilton’s net worth was a staggering $285 Million.
Hamilton made his F1 debut in 2007. He made an immediate impact, pushing Kimi Raikkonen and team-mate Fernando Alonso all the way in his first season. Eventually losing the title to Raikkonen by a single point.
Having a $40 Million reported contract for the 2019-20 season. It seems like as per the new reports, that Hamilton has bagged himself with another massive deal, fetching $45 Million in his Mercedes Contract for the upcoming season. Signing for only 1-year, who knows what is on Hamilton’s mind?
Lewis Hamilton’s staggering $285 Million Net Worth
It was upon joining Mercedes that Hamilton’s career trajectory went stratospheric, triumphing in 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 and in 2019 to move second on the all-time list. He then cruised to the 2020 title to draw level with the legendary Michael Schumacher on seven world championship wins.
Talking about his net worth, Hamilton has endorsement or sponsorship deals with the following brands-
- IWC (watch manufacturer)
- Monster Energy Drinks
- Tommy Hilfiger
- MV Agusta Motorcycles
- Bombardier Recreational Products
There would be surely some more, but being the best commanding driver in the F1, the question remains what does 2021 hold for Lewis Hamilton? Will he be able to shatter the world record and win his 8th Championship? We will seek the answer of all these speculations as the season commences from March in Bahrain.