Pilot Mercedes Lewis Hamilton not made the list for the next order of the British Empire in 2018.
Lewis became a Knight of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) after winning his first world title in 2008.
In order of decreasing precedence order is composed of five classes: GBE, KBE, CBE, OBE, MBE. In addition to Lewis, the award of the MBE to own such well-known Motorsport personalities as Jenson button, David Coulthard and Susie Wolff.
Many expected that after the conquest of a fourth world title, Hamilton will assign a higher degree of merit for the Fatherland, however, Lewis was not included in the list of winners.
Note that the holders of the next highest order of the British Empire OBE are Christian Horner, Adrian Newey, Ross Brawn, Jim Clark, Graham hill, John Surtees and Damon hill.
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