Hamilton is F1 champion

LEWIS Hamilton is the new Formula One champion.Hamilton finished fifth in the Brazilian Grand Prix to win the Formula One drivers' championship today.

LEWIS Hamilton is the new Formula One champion.

Hamilton finished fifth in the Brazilian Grand Prix to win the Formula One drivers' championship today.

The race was won by Brazilian Felipe Massa, but Hamilton, needing to finish fifth or better if Massa won his home GP, squeezed into fifth place on the final lap.

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