Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel (; born 3 July 1987) is a German Formula One racing driver, currently driving for the Austrian racing team Red Bull Racing. He is the current World Champion, having won the championship in 2010, 2011, and 2012.

In his first year driving for Red Bull in 2009, Vettel finished the season as the youngest-ever World Drivers' championship runner-up. The following year he went on to become the youngest driver ever to win the World Drivers' Championship. In the same year he helped Red Bull win the team's first World Constructors' Championship. He followed up his first championship with a second in 2011, becoming the youngest double world champion. Vettel won the 2012 F1 World Championship, becoming the youngest triple champion in the history of the sport.

Vettel holds numerous other "youngest" Formula One records, among them: the youngest driver to have taken part in an official practice session of a Grand Prix, to score championship points, to lead a race, to secure pole position, and to win a race.

In 2013 Sebastian Vettel was announced as Director of Performance for premium automotive brand Infiniti who also title sponsor the Infiniti Red Bull Racing Formula One team.

Read more about Sebastian VettelEarly and Personal Life, Race of Champions, Helmet Design, Comparison To Michael Schumacher, Infiniti FX Sebastian Vettel Version, Honours

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2010 Formula One Season - Report
... won the opening race of the season in Bahrain after Sebastian Vettel's engine misfired, with Alonso becoming just the sixth Ferrari driver to win on debut for the Italian team ... Button claimed victory in Australia for the second year in succession, whilst Vettel won in Malaysia, setting up a unique situation that would last for the ... Webber was leading the Turkish Grand Prix when team-mate Vettel attempted a pass on lap 40 that ended with the two Red Bulls colliding Vettel retired whilst Webber recovered to ...
2009 Chinese Grand Prix - Event Report - Practice and Qualifying
... Red Bull drivers Webber and Sebastian Vettel who headed the time-sheets during the initial phases of the session were eventually classified fourth ... we made it to pole position in the end." Sebastian Vettel, in post-qualifying press conference ... Sebastian Vettel achieved his second career pole position – and the first for his Red Bull Racing team – at the end of the session ...
Sebastian Vettel - Racing Record - Formula One Records
... Vettel holds the following Formula One records Record Achieved Most championship points earned in a season 2011 ... Most starts from front row in a season 2011 ... Most pole positions in a season 15 ...
Red Bull Racing - History - 2009: Rise and Runner-up To Brawn GP
... on 8 February by means of a 3D computer generated video narrated by Sebastian Vettel ... first pole position at the Chinese Grand Prix with Sebastian Vettel, posting the fastest time with just a single qualifying lap in Q3 ... The next day, Vettel won, with Webber second ...
List Of Formula One Driver Records - Multiple Driver Records - Youngest
... Record Driver Age Race Pole and win Sebastian Vettel 21 years, 73 days 2008 Italian Grand Prix Pole, win and fastest lap Sebastian Vettel 21 years, 353 days 2009 British Grand Prix Pole, win, fastest lap ...