Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel

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Sebastian Vettel: bio Sebastian Vettel (German pronunciation: [zeˈbasti̯an ˈfɛtl̩]; born 3 July 1987) is a German racing driver, currently driving in Formula One for Scuderia Ferrari. He is a four-time Formula One World Champion, having won the championship in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 with Red Bull Racing. He is among the most successful F1 drivers of all time. He is one of only four drivers to have won four or more drivers' titles. He is contracted to remain as a Formula One driver with Scuderia Ferrari until at least the end of 2017. 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, aged 23. In the same year he helped Red Bull win the team's first World Constructors' Championship. He followed up his first championship with three more titles, becoming the youngest double, triple and quadruple world champion in Formula One. The 2010 and 2012 titles were decided in the final round, in 2010 coming out on top over Fernando Alonso and Ferrari in a four-way title battle at Abu Dhabi, whilst in 2012 defeating Alonso and Ferrari again by three points. The 2011 and 2013 titles saw Vettel dominating the seasons and wrapping up the titles early. Full bio http://www.motorsport.com/driver/sebastian-vettel/bio

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Sebastian Vettel
Born (1987-07-03) 3 July 1987 (age 29)
Heppenheim, West Germany
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality German
2017 team Ferrari
Car number 5
Entries 180 (178 starts)
Championships 4 (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Wins 42
Podiums 86
Career points 2,108
Pole positions 46
Fastest laps 28
First entry 2007 United States Grand Prix
First win 2008 Italian Grand Prix
Last win 2015 Singapore Grand Prix
Last entry 2017 Australian Grand Prix
2016 position 4th (212 pts)

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Vettel’s title hopes suffered a big blow in Singapore when he crashed out in the wake of a chain reaction incident involving Kimi Raikkonen and Max Verstappen as well.The retirement has allowed title rival Lewis Hamilton to open up a 28-points advantage in the drivers’ standings, with Bottas now just 23 points further back.While Bottas acknowledges that beating Hamilton to the title ... Keep reading

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Vettel, Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen came together on the run away from the grid, with Raikkonen's car hitting teammate Vettel and then collecting Verstappen and Alonso's McLaren at Turn 1.Vettel, who was on the outside and moved over to cover the inside line as Verstappen and Raikkonen approached on his left, continued but crashed out moments later from the lead of the ... Keep reading

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