Plant-Based Athlete Lewis Hamilton Victorious At Hungarian Grand Prix

The star has credited a plant-based for both physical and mental gains
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Lewis Hamilton

The racing pro finished with a 24-point lead (Photo: Instagram)

pro driver and advocate Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix today - giving him a strong lead over opponent Sebastian Vettel.


In the
fifth victory of his campaign, the English Mercedes driver finished 24 points
ahead of Vettel - with a score of 213.

As a result,
Hamilton will enter the season re-launch in Belguim with a firm upper hand.

Lewis Hamilton and Vegan Diet

Hamilton has encouraged social media followers to join him and 'go plant based' (Photo: Facebook)


Hamilton is
a known advocate for plant-based eating and compassion for animals.

The racing
pro shared a video to Instagram made by animal rights organization Mercy for Animals,
telling his fans to 'go plant-based' - and has been very vocal about his own change in diet.

Feeling his

At 32, he
"I feel the best I’ve ever felt physically and mentally.

year I've felt very strong mentally, but I think physically I'm now taking also
a big step and that’s really the decision I made to change my diet.

best decision was obviously moving to this team; the second best was changing
my diet."