Mexico City - Lewis Hamilton has been installed as the bookmakers' favourite for next year's Formula One championship, with the Mercedes driver also a 4/1 shot to be knighted in Britain's New Year's honours list.
Hamilton became Britain's most successful Formula One driver after clinching his fourth title in Mexico on Sunday.
Bookmakers William Hill have Hamilton as 15/8 favourite for the 2018 drivers championship, with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at 3/1 and Red Bull's Max Verstappen at 10/3.
Verstappen won Sunday's race, the third triumph of the 20-year-old's career.
Formula One has driver knights in Stirling Moss, generally regarded as the greatest never to win a championship, and triple world champion Jackie Stewart. Team principal Frank Williams and co-founder Patrick Head also have the honour.