Lewis Hamilton plays with lion… then runs away after the big cat turns on the four-time F1 world champion

NEWLY-CROWNED Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton virtually didn't make it to the monitor – after fleeing a lion's den when the big cat turned on him.
Hamilton, who gained his fourth world title in Mexico Metropolis, posted an Instagram video of him enjoying with a gaggle of lion cubs earlier than heading right into a darkened den with a coach.

 Lewis Hamilton leapt out of a lion's den after the big cat turned on him

Lewis Hamilton leapt out of a lion's den after the big cat turned on him

Wearing shorts and a baseball cap, Hamilton reaches out to pet the lion, earlier than the overly keen animal climbed on a wall to get nearer to him.

As the carnivore circles the pen, Hamilton seems nervously into the digital camera as the cat nears ever nearer – earlier than getting indignant with the driver.

The coach then screams at him to 'GO OUTSIDE' of the enclosure.
He was instructed to get out of the enclosure and hopped over the wall, as the coach struggled to include the animal.

 Hamilton cuddles the lion and sings the Lion King songs

Hamilton cuddles the lion and sings the Lion King songs
 He holds up the lion and calls it similar- reminiscent of scenes from the Lion King

He holds up the lion and calls it comparable- harking back to scenes from the Lion King

Earlier in the video, Hamilton is up shut and private with lion cubs and cradles them as if they're a home pet- clearly having forgotten the earlier incident.
He even lifts a lion up and recreates scenes from Disney's Lion King movie and sings alongside whereas clutching onto the Simba equal.

On Saturday the racing driver posted footage of himself petting child lions in Mexico to his Instagram web page, however the miniature variations weren't as threatening as the absolutely grown model he needed to escape from.

 Hamilton got up close and personal with this lion

Hamilton received up shut and private with this lion
 The big cat's mood suddenly turned on the driver

The big cat's temper instantly turned on the driver
 Hamilton is seen looking nervously into the camera

Hamilton is seen wanting nervously into the digital camera
 He then leaps out of the pen as the handler struggles to contain him

He then leaps out of the pen as the handler struggles to include him

Hamilton has clearly been making the most of his journey to Mexico Metropolis and has documented his adventures throughout social media.
He joked that typically you simply really feel like touchdown a helicopter on your lodge roof…. I'm positive you do Lewis.
Hamilton clearly hadn't learnt the lesson of Welsh rugby participant Scott Baldwin who had his hand bitten by the king of the jungle when he went to pet him forward of their recreation in South Africa.

NEWLY-CROWNED Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton virtually didn't make it to the monitor – after fleeing a lion's den when the big cat turned on him.
Hamilton, who gained his fourth world title in Mexico Metropolis, posted an Instagram video of him enjoying with a gaggle of lion cubs earlier than heading right into a darkened den with a coach.

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