Hamilton Receives Honorary Citizen of Brazil – Formula 1 News
Lewis Hamilton he’s formally a Brazilian citizen. This Monday (7) within the formal session of the plenary session Chamber of Deputiesin Brasilia — and took part in it mercedes – seven instances world champion system 1 he obtained an honorary diploma. The occasion began at 14:00 (Brazil time, GMT -3).
The ceremony was opened by Arthur Lira, the President of the Chamber, who gave the ground to the deputy André Figueiredo, who’s in cost of the request to honor the seven-time champion. Afterwards, Lira introduced Hamilton with the Medal of Legislative Merit. As the occasion was open to the general public, Lewis’s presence was cheered by cheers.
“Thank you for the great reception,” stated the pilot. “I’m in awe of the love and care you may have proven me over the previous couple of years. I did not know what to anticipate at the moment, however seeing you all right here gave me quite a bit of energy. I thanks all from the underside of my coronary heart.”
“It is a superb honor to just accept and obtain this honor. Now, lastly, I can say that I’m one of you. I like Brazil, at all times have. I’ve so many wonderful recollections even earlier than I first got here. But figuring out every part I’ve skilled right here since I noticed it, in 2007, and particularly what occurred final 12 months was unimaginable”, he continued.