Ladyloves mum played cupid in Lewis Hamiltons new romanceMay 24th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by admin
London, May 24 (ANI): Lewis Hamiltons new ladyloves mum played cupid in their budding relationship.
The Formula 1 ace is said to have fallen head over heels for Miss World contestant Vivian Burkhardt.
Their romance started after the driver had invited the stunning beauty to a bash during a February visit to the sun-kissed Caribbean island of Grenada, where both Vivian and his grandad have their homes.
And now, the 22-year-old Vivians mum Valerie has revealed that she took a hand in persuading her daughter to accept his approach.
Lewis first invited her out for a meal. They got to know each other, became close, and started writing to each other. Then Lewis asked her to Cannes, The Sun quoted Valerie, as saying.
Im a big motor racing fan and think it was my love of the sport that got Vivian interested. She watched races with me, she added.
Valerie added: Lewis and Vivian are taking it slowly but Im hopeful itll work out. (ANI)
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