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Sebastian Vettel

Racing Driver
Born 3 AD

Sebastian Vettel 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.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Sebastian Vettel.


1987 Birth Born on July 3, 1987.
1991 4 Years Old Senna won his third F1 world championship title in 1991 at age 31. … Read More
1995 8 Years Old Vettel started amateur karting at the young age of 3½ and began racing in karts series in 1995, at the age of eight.


1998 - 2000 2 More Events
2003 16 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2003, he was promoted to open-wheel cars and won the 2004 German Formula BMW Championship with 18 victories from 20 races.
2005 18 Years Old In 2005 he drove for ASL Mucke Motorsport in the Formula 3 Euro Series. … Read More
Vettel finished as runner-up in the 2006 F3 Euroseries, behind series leader and team mate Paul di Resta. … Read More


Vettel was confirmed as BMW's test driver for 2007.
After four races of the 2008 season, Vettel was the only driver to have failed to finish a single race, having retired on the first lap in three of them. … Read More
2009 - 2010 4 More Events
2011 24 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He dominated the race with his first triple of 2011 with pole, fastest lap, and won his sixth race out of eight races. … Read More
Vettel remained at Red Bull for the 2012 season, and was again partnered by Mark Webber. … Read More
Vettel started his fifth season with Red Bull Racing by qualifying on pole for the 2013 Australian Grand Prix, before going on to finish the race in third place, twenty-two seconds behind race winner Kimi Räikkönen. … Read More
…  In January 2014, Vettel became a father for the first time with the birth of his daughter Emily.
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