Hamilton says halo saved him in Monza collision Seven times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton said he was grateful to be alive after being hit on the head by title rival Max Verstappen's car at the Italian Grand Prix on Sunday. A closer look at the rivalry between Lewis Hamilton and Max VerstappenVerstappen was punished with a three-place grid penalty at the next round in Russia on 26 September FIA will investigate latest Hamilton-Verstappen collisionFormula One's governing body will investigate Sunday's Italian Grand Prix crash between title contenders Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton because it was 'unusual', according to race director Michael Masi. ‘Halo saved my life,’ says Lewis Hamilton after Verstappen crash at Italian GPLewis Hamilton criticised Max Verstappen for not checking on his condition after their crash but added: ‘I am so so grateful I am still here’ Raducanu's success rubs off on F1 favourite RicciardoDaniel Ricciardo and Lando Norris stayed up late to watch British teenager Emma Raducanu's U.S. Open triumph on Saturday night and her success proved contagious. 'Halo' saved my life - HamiltonLewis Hamilton says Formula 1's 'halo' safety device saved his life in his crash at the Italian Grand Prix. ‘Thank God for the halo’ says Lewis Hamilton after horror crash at MonzaThe protection device came to the Briton’s rescue when he was involved in a crash with Max Verstappen.