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SEBASTIAN VETTEL : FORMULA 1 RACER

 Birthday:   July 31987

 Nationality:    German

Also Known As:   Sebastian

Sun Sign:     Cancer

 Famous As:   Racing Driver

  Team:       Ferrari

Sebastian Vettel is a German racing driver, currently driving for Scuderia Ferrari in Formula One.

A four-time Formula One World Champion, he is one of the only four drivers to win four or more titles.

His relentless hunger for victory led him to become the youngest race winner, the youngest to win the World Drivers’ Championship, and the youngest double, triple and quadruple world champion in Formula One.


 Junior series

Vettel started amateur karting at the young age of and began racing in karts series in 1995, at the age of eight

Having shown early talent, he was accepted into the Red Bull Junior Team at age 11 in 1998 and kept on winning various titles, such as the Junior Monaco Kart Cup in 2001. In 2003, he was promoted to open-wheel cars and won the 2004 German Formula BMW Championship with 18 victories from 20 races.

FORMULA ONE RECORDS

Vettel holds the following Formula One records:

Record

Achieved

Most podium finishes in a season

17

2011

Most wins in a season

13

2013

Most pole positions in a season

15

2011

Most laps led in a season

739

2011

Most consecutive wins

9

2013 Belgian Grand
Prix
 – 2013 Brazilian
Grand Prix

Most consecutive Grand Slams

2

2013 Singapore
Grand Prix
 and 2013 Korean Grand
Prix

Most wins from pole position in a season

9

2011

Youngest Grand Prix pole position winner

21
years, 72 days

2008 Italian Grand
Prix
 (13 September 2008)

Youngest driver to score a double (pole position and race win)

21 years, 73 days

2008 Italian Grand
Prix
 (14 September 2008)

Youngest driver to score a hat-trick (pole position, race win, and fastest lap)

21 years,
353 days

2009 British Grand
Prix
 (21 June 2009)

Youngest driver to score a grand slam (pole position, win, fastest lap, and led every
lap)

24 years, 119 days

2011 Indian Grand
Prix
 (30 October 2011)

Youngest Formula One World Drivers’ Champion

23
years, 135 days

2010
season
 (14 November 2010)

Youngest World Drivers’ Championship runner-up

22 years, 121 days

2009
season
 (1 November 2009)

Shortest time elapsed before gaining a penalty

6
seconds

2006 Turkish Grand
Prix
 (25 August 2006)

 
 

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