Whichever way you look at it, Lewis Hamilton‘s 92 wins in F1 eclipses Michael Schumacher, especially as Hamilton will likely equal Schumacher’s 7 world championships this season.
Yes, it’s difficult to compare drivers of different era, but Hamilton has a higher ratio of wins (35.11%) compared with Schumacher (29.55%), so you can’t even say it’s because there are more races in a F1 season than two decades ago. Source: List of Formula One Driver Records.
But as we celebrate a great British success, let’s not forget the success of another Brit on the same day. Tao Geoghegan Hart is only the second British winner of the 2020 Giro d’Italia.