04 November 2019 02:53
Lewis Hamilton won his sixth world title after coming second at the United States Grand Prix on Sunday. The Mercedes star was overtaken by Valtteri Bottas late on but still clinched a sixth career crown. "I'm just filled with so much emotion. "It's an honour to be up here with those greats." Who has won the most world titles? Schumacher holds the record for the most world titles with seven to his name.
Hamilton is now a six-time world champion, meaning he is just one behind. Lewis Hamilton vs Michael Schumacher: How do their F1 records compare? Who has won the most races? The British star has won 83 races so far, with Schumacher holding the record for the most wins on 91. Schumacher also edges Hamilton 13-11 with the most wins in a single season.
"I'm filled with so much emotion. It's an honour to be up here with those greats," said Hamilton, who tied Juan-Manuel Fangio's five titles in 2018. So, will he now go on to beat the great Schumacher in the years ahead before he retires? "I just didn't pull the laps out together today and clearly the car had the capability to be on the front row and I just didn't do it today, so it was my fault, but I'll try and rectify it tomorrow." Whatever Hamilton does, it looks to be an interesting race, with three different teams in the top three cars and, hopefully, some divergent strategies in the race. Realistically there is very little chance of Hamilton not winning the title today but it will be interesting to see his charge from fifth on the grid and to see if Bottas can end the season in style.
This is going to be an intense race. Last year saw Kimi Raikkonen win this race for Ferrari but the four years before that were all Hamilton wins, with Vettel before that in 2013. The year before that, in 2012, Vettel set the track lap record at 1:39.347, but Hamilton ultimately won that race, too! Lewis Hamilton - at 363 points - now has a 74-point lead lead over teammate Valtteri Bottas, with only three races and a total of 78 points still available to any one driver. All that means that all Hamilton has to do at Austin is get eighth place or better and he's won the title, regardless of Bottas' finishing position. If Bottas doesn't win this race then Hamilton will be crowned champion, regardless of his finishing position. You can see all the exciting racing using an F1 live stream from anywhere in the world – here's how. Don't miss a single try with a Rugby World Cup live stream How to watch the US Grand Prix from outside your country To see how you can stream F1 live from the US Grand Prix in the UK, Australia, the US, Canada and New Zealand, then scroll a little further down this page to see the broadcast options. But if you try and tune in to your native stream from outside your country, you'll quickly discover that it's geo-blocked. It's a piece of software readily available to download and install that allows you to simulate the IP address on your laptop (or mobile phone, tablet, streaming device, console, etc) so that it appears to be in a completely different country. Simply select one of our top three best VPN picks below (or opt straight for our number one favorite ExpressVPN), open it up and pick out your country of choice from the 'choose location' menu, and then start watching as if you were sat back at home. It's fast, secure, easy to use and works across pretty much any mobiles device and streaming box you can think of. How to live stream US Grand Prix in the UK Using the Sky Go app will let you watch on various other devices, too, including laptops, Apple and Android mobile devices and via your PlayStation or Xbox. If you don't want to subscribe to Sky just to watch this Grand Prix, then you can grab a Now TV Sports Pass instead. Fear not, check out our advice on using a VPN above, and it will let you watch the UK coverage from wherever on Earth you are. How live stream US Grand Prix 2019 in Australia The action will be shown on the paid-for services that will be showing the rest of the Formula 1 races this year - Fox Sports and Kayo Sports. The Kayo Sports Basic Package costs $25 per month and allows users to stream across two devices simultaneously. Alternatively, the service also offers a Kayo Sports Premium Package, which provides three concurrent streams for $35 per month. Watch the US Grand Prix in the US: live stream F1 In the US, ESPN has the rights to show the F1 live (using Sky's UK coverage). That's great news if you have cable, but if you're a cord-cutter you could try a free trial to another streaming service like Sling and Fubo and watch on there. Out of the US and want to watch the coverage? No worries - just use a VPN and register to a location showing the race. Check out the overall best sports streaming sites in the US today How to watch a US GP F1 live stream in the Canada Alternatively, you could try services like Sling or Fubo which have free trials and don't require cable. For those travelling, you can use a VPN to change your virtual location and still enjoy the race as if you were back in Canada. How to get an F1 live stream in New Zealand