Lewis Hamilton looks to cap season at 2014 AUTOSPORT Awards

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton will find out on Sunday night if he has capped his year with more success at the AUTOSPORT Awards

Lewis Hamilton looks to cap season at 2014 AUTOSPORT Awards

Hamilton is a leading contender in both the International Racing Driver of the Year and British Competition Driver of the Year categories.

The second of those is fiercely-contested in a spectacular year for British motorsport success, with the country generating another world champion as Anthony Davidson and team-mate Sebastien Buemi claimed the World Endurance title.

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Young Britons Jolyon Palmer and Alex Lynn also dominated the F1 feeder categories, claiming GP2 and GP3 crowns respectively.

In the International section, Hamilton's main opposition is likely to come from his F1 rivals, with Mercedes team-mate and championship runner-up Nico Rosberg a leading contender, and breakthrough stars Daniel Ricciardo and Valtteri Bottas waiting in the wings.

Other categories in the awards, which are decided by readers' votes, include Racing Car of the Year, Rally Driver and Rally Car of the Year, National and British Club Driver of the Year, plus the Rookie award for drivers impressing in their maiden seasons in top categories.

The evening ends with the announcement of the winner of the 2014 McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award winner, as one of six young British drivers receives a McLaren F1 test and a £100,000 prize.

How the McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award winner is chosen

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