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Sebastian Vettel

Racing Driver
Male
Born Jul 3, 1987
Age 27
Hometown Heppenheim
Net Worth $28 Million
Religion Christian
Height 5' 9" (176 cm)
Nationality German
Eye Color Blue

Sebastian Vettel is a German Formula One racing driver, currently driving for the British racing team Red Bull Racing. He is the current World Champion, having won the championship in 2010 and 2011. In his first year driving for Red Bull in 2009, Vettel finished the season as the youngest-ever World Drivers' championship runner-up. He also secured Red Bull's first pole position and race win in the team's history.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1987 Birth Born on July 3, 1987.
1995 8 Years Old Vettel began racing in karts series in 1995, at the age of eight, winning various titles such as the Junior Monaco Kart Cup in 2001.

TEENAGE

2000 13 Years Old …  He started in seventh position on the grid, finishing in eighth position to take his first World Championship point and became the youngest driver ever to score a point in Formula One (at the age of 19 years and 349 days), a record previously held by Jenson Button – who was 20 years and 67 days old when he finished sixth at the 2000 Brazilian Grand Prix.
2003 16 Years Old In 2003, he upgraded 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 Three Euroseries. … Read More
Vettel finished as runner-up in the 2006 F3 Euroseries, behind series leader and team mate Paul di Resta. … Read More

TWENTIES

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
…  However, as Vettel had more second fastest laps, he won the 2009 DHL Fastest Lap Award. … Read More
In the 2010 edition, on home ground in Düsseldorf, Vettel again teamed up with Schumacher to win the Nations Cup for the fourth time in a row. … Read More
In 2011, Pirelli's Paul Hembery was impressed when Sebastian Vettel was the only driver to take the time to visit the factory and talk to the tyre manufacturer to gain a better insight and improve their racing. … Read More
Vettel remained at Red Bull for the 2012 season, and is again partnered by Mark Webber. … Read More
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