Lewis scored a total of 98 points during the 2008 season. He drove for Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, a UK based racing team. He won 5 out of the 18 races last year. He was on the podium 10 times that year. He beat Ferrari's Felipe Massa who had 97 points at the end of the season. It was tightly fought contest where Lewis won the title during the last round in Brazil, Interlagos circuit.
Lewis Hamilton with 94 points as of 10-19-2008
Lewis Hamilton was Champion in the 2003 Formula Renault 2.0 UK at the age of 18
Lewis Hamilton is a formula one world champion and driver. He won the championship in 2008. He is a British driver.
Sebastian Vettel finished second in the 2009 formula one world drivers' championship with 84 points. Jenson Button of Brawn GP team took the title with 95 points. Rubens Barrichello of Brawn GP (Buttons teammate) finished third with 77 points.
Lewis Hamilton won his first world championship in 2008, and has since won in 2014 and 2015.
Lewis hamilton won his 1st F1 Championship in 2008.