Sebastian Vettel

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Sebastian Vettel (born 3 July 1987) is a German racing driver who races in Formula One for Scuderia Ferrari.wikipedia
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List of Formula One Grand Prix winners

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In addition to holding a number of 'youngest' records in Formula One, Vettel holds the record for the most consecutive race wins (9), as well as accumulating the third most race victories and podium finishes, and the fourth-most pole positions.
Lewis Hamilton is second with 84 wins and Sebastian Vettel is third with 53 wins.

List of Formula One polesitters

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In addition to holding a number of 'youngest' records in Formula One, Vettel holds the record for the most consecutive race wins (9), as well as accumulating the third most race victories and podium finishes, and the fourth-most pole positions.
Sebastian Vettel is the youngest polesitter, he was 21 years, 72 days old when he qualified in first place for the 2008 Italian Grand Prix.

Formula One drivers from Germany

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Sebastian Vettel (born 3 July 1987) is a German racing driver who races in Formula One for Scuderia Ferrari.
In 2008 Sebastian Vettel became the youngest ever driver to win a race (which was later broken) and, in 2010, became the youngest world championship winner.

Fernando Alonso

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The and titles were decided in the final round; topping a four-way title battle in Abu Dhabi in 2010, and beating Fernando Alonso by three points in 2012, while the and titles saw Vettel dominating the seasons to secure the titles early.
During that time he finished second in the championship behind Sebastian Vettel three times (, and ), and won 11 further Grands Prix.

Scuderia Ferrari

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Sebastian Vettel (born 3 July 1987) is a German racing driver who races in Formula One for Scuderia Ferrari.
Currently, Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc are the two main race drivers.

Lewis Hamilton

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Vettel and Ferrari enjoyed a resurgence in and, winning a number of races and topping the standings a number of times in close World Championship battles with Lewis Hamilton. In the rain-affected at Fuji, Vettel worked his way up to third, behind Lewis Hamilton and Red Bull Racing's Mark Webber, and seemed to be on course for his and the team's maiden podium finish.
Following Rosberg's retirement, Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel became Hamilton's closest rival as the pair engaged in two intense championship battles, but Hamilton prevailed to claim consecutive titles for the second time in his career in and.

2008 Italian Grand Prix

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In his first full season in Formula One, the 21-year-old became the youngest pole-sitter and race winner at the 2008 Italian Grand Prix, although the latter record was broken by Max Verstappen in 2016.
The 53-lap race was won by Sebastian Vettel for the Toro Rosso team after starting from pole position.

2010 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

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The and titles were decided in the final round; topping a four-way title battle in Abu Dhabi in 2010, and beating Fernando Alonso by three points in 2012, while the and titles saw Vettel dominating the seasons to secure the titles early.
The 55-lap race was won by Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel after starting from pole position.

List of Formula One driver records

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In addition to holding a number of 'youngest' records in Formula One, Vettel holds the record for the most consecutive race wins (9), as well as accumulating the third most race victories and podium finishes, and the fourth-most pole positions.

Robert Kubica

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Vettel started his Formula One career as a test driver for BMW Sauber in and made his racing debut with the team at the 2007 United States Grand Prix, replacing the injured Robert Kubica.
On 14 June it was announced that as a precaution, Kubica would not race at the and would be replaced by test driver Sebastian Vettel.

Red Bull Junior Team

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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.
Three of them, Sebastian Vettel, Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen have won a Formula One race.

Michael Schumacher

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He has said that his childhood heroes were "The three Michaels" – Michael Schumacher, Michael Jordan, and Michael Jackson and mentioned that he wanted to be a singer like Michael Jackson, but realised that he could not as he did not have the voice.
Younger German drivers, such as Sebastian Vettel, felt Schumacher was key in their becoming Formula One drivers.

2005 Formula 3 Euro Series

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In 2005 he drove for ASL Mucke Motorsport in the Formula 3 Euro Series.
As of now, six drivers (Hamilton, Sutil, Sebastian Vettel, Paul di Resta, Lucas di Grassi, and Giedo van der Garde) have competed in Formula One.

Kart racing

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Vettel started amateur karting at the young age of 3½ and began racing in karts series in 1995, at the age of eight.
Karting is commonly perceived as the stepping stone to the higher ranks of motorsports, with former Formula One champions such as Sebastian Vettel, Nico Rosberg, Ayrton Senna, Lewis Hamilton, Michael Schumacher and Fernando Alonso having begun their careers in karting.

2019 Canadian Grand Prix

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Vettel endured a more difficult season in 2019, capped off with a controversial time penalty costing him a win in Canada, although he rebounded to win in Singapore.
The race was won by Lewis Hamilton after a controversial penalty was given to race leader Sebastian Vettel.

Racing Engineering

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He drove for Racing Engineering in one race of the Spanish F3 in Albacete.
Notable former Racing Engineering drivers include Sebastian Vettel, Lucas di Grassi, Alexander Rossi and Justin Wilson.

2007 United States Grand Prix

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Vettel started his Formula One career as a test driver for BMW Sauber in and made his racing debut with the team at the 2007 United States Grand Prix, replacing the injured Robert Kubica.
This was the debut race of the future world champion Sebastian Vettel.

Scott Speed

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On 31 July 2007, BMW released Vettel to join Red Bull's Scuderia Toro Rosso team, replacing Scott Speed as one of its drivers from the onwards (as he was already under contract to Red Bull).
He contested 28 races, before he was replaced midway through the season by Sebastian Vettel.

Paul di Resta

Vettel finished as runner-up in his second season in the F3 Euroseries, behind series leader and teammate Paul di Resta.
For 2006 he moved to the ASM Formule 3 team, winning the championship with five wins, beating teammate and future Formula One World Drivers' Champion, Sebastian Vettel.

Formula 3 Euro Series

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In 2005 he drove for ASL Mucke Motorsport in the Formula 3 Euro Series.
Other Formula One drivers who also raced in the series include 4-time world champion Sebastian Vettel, Adrian Sutil, Kamui Kobayashi and Nico Rosberg.

Mark Webber

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In the rain-affected at Fuji, Vettel worked his way up to third, behind Lewis Hamilton and Red Bull Racing's Mark Webber, and seemed to be on course for his and the team's maiden podium finish.
Webber finished the 2010 season in third place having led for a long period, losing out to teammate Sebastian Vettel in the final race of the season.

2019 Singapore Grand Prix

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Vettel endured a more difficult season in 2019, capped off with a controversial time penalty costing him a win in Canada, although he rebounded to win in Singapore.
Max Verstappen led the timing charts, 0.167 seconds ahead of 2nd place Sebastian Vettel during the practice session.

Formula One

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Sebastian Vettel (born 3 July 1987) is a German racing driver who races in Formula One for Scuderia Ferrari.
Schumacher's championship streak ended on 25 September 2005, when Renault driver Fernando Alonso became Formula One's youngest champion at that time (until Lewis Hamilton in and followed by Sebastian Vettel in 2010).

Sébastien Bourdais

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Before the race, it was also announced that Vettel would drive for Toro Rosso in, alongside Sébastien Bourdais.
On 10 August 2007 it was announced Bourdais would replace Vitantonio Liuzzi at Red Bull's b-team, Toro Rosso, as team-mate to Sebastian Vettel.

Scuderia Toro Rosso

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On 31 July 2007, BMW released Vettel to join Red Bull's Scuderia Toro Rosso team, replacing Scott Speed as one of its drivers from the onwards (as he was already under contract to Red Bull). Already part of the Red Bull programme, Vettel joined Toro Rosso later in the season, and was kept as a driver for.
The team's first podium and only pole position and victory were scored by Sebastian Vettel at the 2008 Italian Grand Prix.