Arise, Sir Lewis? Head of Motorsport UK wants knighthood for Hamilton

• British racing chief calls for Hamilton to be knighted• ‘I can’t think of anyone more worthy,’ says RichardsDavid Richards, the head of British motor racing’s governing body, has said it would be a major oversight if Lewis Hamilton is not recognised with a knighthood in the new year honours list.Hamilton won his sixth Formula One world championship last season and is second only to Michael Schumacher, who won seven, as the most successful driver in history. He is has only seven fewer grand prix wins than the German’s record of 91. Continue reading…