Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel is a German Formula 1 racing driver, currently driving for the Austrian racing team Infiniti Red Bull Racing.

He is the current F1 World Champion, having successively won the title in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. In his first year driving for Red Bull (2009), Vettel finished the season as World Drivers' championship runner-up. He is now the youngest four-time F1 World Champion in history.

Born in Heppenheim, his dream of becoming a racing driver began aged 3, when he climbed into his first go-kart and refused to get out. At 7, he was the youngest racer at the Kerpen-Manheim track where Schumacher started out. He finished second and was awarded his trophy by his hero, Michael Schumacher. Aged 8 he began racing in the Kart Series, winning a series of titles including German Junior Karting Championship, Monaco Kart Cup and the European Junior Karting Championship. Vettel upgraded to racing cars in 2002 after winning the Senior ICA Kart Championship and holds numerous ‘Youngest Formula 1’ titles.”

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