Lewis Hamilton: F1 world champion visits the BBC

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It is an early start for Lewis and the Mercedes F1 W05 Hybrid but both are ready for their close-ups before sunrise. This particular car is a replica of the one Lewis crossed the finish line in to win the world title in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
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Here is Lewis on the famous red sofa with BBC Breakfast presenters Bill Turnbull and Louise Minchin, and sports correspondent Sally Nugent.
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Ever stylish, Lewis wears a crisp white shirt for his live BBC Breakfast appearance - a stark contrast to his fireproof race suit and trademark flat-brimmed cap.
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Bill, Louise and Sally ask questions about the rivalry between Lewis and his Mercedes team-mate and childhood friend, Nico Rosberg.
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Television done and Lewis moves on to various BBC radio stations, starting with Radio 4's Today programme.
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Next, he makes the dreams of nine-year-old karting champion Harley Haughton come true on BBC Radio 5 live.
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He heads for a quick chat with Radio 1's Newsbeat.
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BBC Sport's F1 writer Lawrence Barretto poses a few of your Twitter questions to Lewis. You can read his answers in his last column of the season.
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Olly Foster from BBC Sport News invites Lewis out on to the piazza at MediaCityUK to discuss the world champion's season at length.
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There is a tangible buzz around with plenty of F1 fans turning up to catch a glimpse of the world champion.
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Harley is back and this time is able to sit in the car and be shown the ropes by the master.
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It is a day Harley will not forget in a long time.
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Judging by some of the happy expressions on the faces of pupils and teachers, this could be a contender for best school outing ever.
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Lewis has time for a few selfies with fans before heading to his next destination.

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