Lewis Hamilton’s brother claims seven-time Formula One champion is taking a break from ‘very toxic’ social media after Mercedes boss Toto Wolff admitted Briton may ‘never get over’ controversial finale in Abu Dhabi

Lewis Hamilton is reportedly taking an indefinite break from social media in the aftermath of a dramatic ending to the Formula 1 season. His younger brother, Nicolas, suggested Hamilton’s decision to step away from Twitter and Instagram was down to the fact social media was a ‘very toxic place’ and felt the Mercedes star needed a break. Last week, Williams driver Nicholas Latifi revealed he had received death threats on social media after crashing in Abu Dhabi. ‘The ensuing hate, abuse, and threats on social media were not really a surprise to me as it’s just the stark reality of the world we live in right now.

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