Hamilton defends absence from London F1 event

The three-time world champion was the only current F1 driver not to take part in the event in the English capital on Wednesday.While the other 19 drivers took part in street demonstrations, the first since an event in Regent Street in 2004, Hamilton said he needed to take a break in between back-to-back races in Austria and Britain.Speaking at Silverstone on Thursday, Hamilton said ... Keep reading