Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton yesterday signed a new 3-year deal with Mercedes worth in a sum of 100million pounds. That means he will be making around £641,000 a week.
Mercedes unveiled the news that the 30-year-old, whose contract was due to expire at the end of this season, would be remaining with the team on the eve of this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix.
Hamilton has signed a three-year deal which will keep him at the British-based outfit until the end of the 2018 campaign. The double world champion will also become Britain’s highest-paid sportsman.
Hamilton’s new contract is worth £100million over three years. He will become Britain’s highest-paid sportsman…
So, what Hamilton will take home…
- per year = £33,333,333
- each week = £641,026
- day = £91,575
- per race* = £1,571,429
* Based on a 21-race calendar
Photo Source: Mail Online