Lewis Hamilton Asks Mercedes To Use Leather-Free, Vegan Interiors


Lewis Hamilton adopted a vegan diet in 2017 and has become an advocate for it since then. The six-time Formula One World Champion is now taking his stance even further by pushing Mercedes-Benz to abandon animal-sourced leather in the company’s models worldwide.

“Mercedes-Benz is a huge organization, and I have got a phone call with the CEO later today to discuss how we can work on getting rid of all the leather supplied to the cars,” Hamilton told Malaysian magazine The Edge, according to Auto Week. “I want to be part of a system that is going to help heal the world and do something positive for the future.”

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Hamilton became a vegan and never looked back. “Me personally, I feel the best I have…

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