Hamilton caught speeding

Tue, 18 December 2007, 02:08

Lewis Hamilton has had his driving licence suspended for one month after being caught speeding in France.

The 22-year-old was clocked travelling at 196km/h (122mph) in a Mercedes near the northern town of Laon on Sunday.

The McLaren driver was fined 600 euros.

A police spokesman described Hamilton as “co-operative and courteous”, and said they gave him a lift to his hotel after impounding his vehicle.

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