Lewis Hamilton has admitted he laughed when he heard his Dad crashed a borrowed Porsche Carrera GT just 200 metres from his home, and has said that his Dad is “shaken but OK.”
“I for Dad s email yesterday and I just laughed,â€ Hamilton explained to British newspaper The Sun. “He is not one to make mistakes. He is a very good driver but I don t know what he was up to. I have never raced him on the track we raced go-karts together years ago but he was terrible.â€
Talking to British newspaper The Mirror, Hamilton revealed when travelling with his father, he prefers to travel by train. “My Dad s the manager and loves cars,â€ he explained. “But whenever we go somewhere, I d always rather go by train!â€
The Porsche Carrera GT costs around £330,000, has a 0-62mph time of 3.9 seconds and has a top speed of 205mph.