New Delhi: Lewis Hamilton was crowned the 2014 world drivers` champion on Sunday after winning the season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
The 29-year-old Briton, who won his first title in 2008, claimed his 11th win of the Formula One season to finish on 384 points and claim a second world title.
The title challenge of Nico Rosberg, Hamilton`s Mercedes team-mate, petered out when he suffered engine problems with the German trailing in out of the points.
The Mercedes driver stated that it feels the most important day of his life. Hamilton expressed his views on social micro-blogging site, Twitter.
— Lewis Hamilton (@LewisHamilton) November 23, 2014
The world took it to Twitter in congratulating Lewis Hamilton. We have a look at some of the tweets from many famous personalities from various backgrounds and also the Formula One world.
— Kevin Pietersen (@KP24) November 23, 2014
— Sahara Force India (@clubforce) November 23, 2014
Congratulations to @LewisHamilton, 2014 F1 World Champion. See you next season. Offline...
— Kimi Räikkönen (@K_RaikkonenF1) November 23, 2014
— David Cameron (@David_Cameron) November 23, 2014
— Randeep Hooda (@RandeepHooda) November 23, 2014
— Paul Collingwood (@Colly622) November 23, 2014
— Nicole Scherzinger (@ThxAmsterdam) November 23, 2014
— Red Bull Racing (@redbullracing) November 23, 2014
— McLaren (@McLarenF1) November 23, 2014
— Carmen Jorda (@CarmenJorda) November 23, 2014
Congratulations to @LewisHamilton for the F1 World Championship
— Marc Gené (@marc_gene) November 23, 2014
— MERCEDES AMG F1 (@MercedesAMGF1) November 23, 2014