• Behind the Curtain: This Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Factory Tour is a Racing Fan Must-Do

    25 days ago - By Marriott Traveler

    Lewis Hamilton is a happy man. It's the Tuesday after Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport clinched the 2018 Formula One World Constructors' Championship, and he's meeting a group of 10 Marriott Bonvoy members at the team's base in Brackley, England - part of an exclusive experience offered to members through Marriott Moments .
    First, he poses for pictures with each guest (“Who stole whose style, you or him?” he asks one young man who's dressed in the same blue jacket as his father) and then takes questions (What does he like to eat in the off-season? “Pancakes with syrup!”).
    It's the perfect...
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  • Racing Superstar Lewis Hamilton on Motivation and Why the British Grand Prix is Electric

    Racing Superstar Lewis Hamilton on Motivation and Why the British Grand Prix is Electric

    25 days ago - By Marriott Traveler

    2018 was a superb year for Lewis Hamilton. The 33-year-old British racing driver earned his fifth FIA Formula One World Drivers' Championship in October. Then - just two weeks later - his team, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport , was named FIA World Constructors' Champions following his 10th win of the season in Brazil.
    If there was any doubt before, it's now crystal clear: He is the supreme motor-racing driver of his era.
    It's been a long ride for Lewis. Having grown up in Stevenage, England, he famously accosted McLaren F1 team boss Ron Dennis in 1995, telling him, “I want to be racing...
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