Sebastian Vettel

Born: July 3, 1987 (age 30)

Height: 5'8.5" (174cm)

Hometown: Heppenheim, Germany
Nationality: Germany German

Team: Ferrari
Current Rank: No. 2 (247 points)
Red Bull Racing's German driver Sebastian Vettel kisses the trophy after winning the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on November 17, 2013
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Former driver Gerhard Berger sits in a car on track after qualifying for the Formula One Grand Prix of Austria at Red Bull Ring on June 20, 2015
Gerhard Berger: 'Lewis Hamilton-Sebastian Vettel duel to resume in 2018'
Gerhard Berger is predicting a "big battle" between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel for the 2018 championship.
Oct 16, 09:29
Susie Wolff of Williams is seen before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
Susie Wolff: 'Sebastian Vettel can still win 2017 title'
Susie Wolff thinks that the race for the world championship is still "open".
Oct 13, 11:01
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Report: 'Spanish woman to fix Ferrari quality'
Ferrari appoint a Spanish woman to help "fix" car reliability problems that have marred the team's push for the 2017 title.
Oct 13, 07:33
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff, Niki Lauda not celebrating Lewis Hamilton title yet
Mercedes's two team bosses are refusing to celebrate the 2017 title yet.
Oct 13, 07:15
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari walks across the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 17, 2015
Kimi Raikkonen tips Ferrari to be stronger in 2018
Kimi Raikkonen thinks that Ferrari will be even stronger in 2018.
Oct 12, 15:38
Ferrari Team Principal Maurizio Arrivabene speaks with members of his team in the paddock after final practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 18, 2015
Maurizio Arrivabene: 'Ferrari will never give up'
Embattled team boss Maurizio Arrivabene says that Ferrari will "never give up".
Oct 12, 15:34
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Liberty Media poised to tell teams Formula 1 future plans
Formula 1 owner Liberty Media is poised to present to teams the sport's post-2020 engine concept.
Oct 11, 14:05
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Valtteri Bottas emerging from performance slump'
Toto Wolff says that Valtteri Bottas is starting to rebuild his confidence after a performance slump late in 2017.
Oct 9, 08:31
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 27, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton on verge of fourth Formula 1 title with victory at Japanese Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton is on the verge of the Formula 1 world title after victory in the Japanese Grand Prix while rival Sebastian Vettel retired early on in the race.
Oct 8, 09:16
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton claims pole ahead of Japanese Grand Prix
Championship leader Lewis Hamilton claims the 71st pole position of his career, this time for Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 7, 09:07
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Valtteri Bottas struggle is Mercedes's fault'
Niki Lauda says that struggling Valtteri Bottas is not to blame for his collapse in form.
Oct 6, 08:11
Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari during practice for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 13, 2016
Drivers confident of Ferrari turbo fix
Ferrari's drivers say that the team have fixed a technical problem that ruined their weekend in Malaysia.
Oct 6, 07:58
Dr Helmut Marko looks on in the garage during practice for the Austria Grand Prix at Red Bull Ring on June 19, 2015
Helmut Marko: 'Red Bull strength good for Sebastian Vettel'
Dr Helmut Marko thinks that Red Bull's strength could play into the hands of former team driver Sebastian Vettel this weekend at Suzuka.
Oct 5, 12:36
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
No gearbox penalty for Sebastian Vettel in Japan
Sebastian Vettel will not have to incur a penalty for replacing a gearbox at this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 5, 09:25
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Luca di Montezemolo backs 'unreliable' Ferrari car
Luca di Montezemolo backs Ferrari, amid criticism of the Italian marque's poor car reliability in Malaysia.
Oct 4, 10:27
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
Sebastian Vettel set to avoid Suzuka grid penalty
Sebastian Vettel looks set to avoid a grid penalty at Suzuka this weekend.
Oct 3, 10:40
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Lance Stroll crash could cost Sebastian Vettel at Suzuka'
Sebastian Vettel's title hopes look set to take yet another hit, after a bizarre post-race incident in Malaysia.
Oct 2, 13:07
Max Verstappen of Red Bull Racing puts his helmet on in the garage during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Result: Max Verstappen wins Malaysian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton claims second place
Max Verstappen claims victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton extends his Formula 1 championship lead with second place.
Oct 1, 10:14
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton earns pole for Malaysian Grand Prix
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton earns pole position for Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix, but Sebastian Vettel will start towards the back of the grid due to an engine problem.
Sep 30, 11:03
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton: 'Valtteri Bottas to make own team order decisions'
Lewis Hamilton says that he does not expect teammate Valtteri Bottas to be his 'number two' for the rest of the 2017 season.
Sep 29, 17:02
Mercedes GP Team Principal Ross Brawn attends the official press conference following practice for the Italian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo di Monza on September 6, 2013
Ross Brawn: 'Sebastian Vettel can still win 2017 title'
Formula 1 boss Ross Brawn backs Sebastian Vettel to bounce back and continue to fight for the 2017 title.
Sep 21, 10:46
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton: 'Title hopes not over for Sebastian Vettel'
Lewis Hamilton says that his championship rival Sebastian Vettel cannot be written off.
Sep 20, 10:50
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Valtteri Bottas not number two driver'
Toto Wolff says that he still will not designate Valtteri Bottas the 'number two' driver behind Lewis Hamilton.
Sep 19, 10:08
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda blames Sebastian Vettel for Singapore crash
Niki Lauda joins scores of fans and insiders who blame Sebastian Vettel for putting his championship hopes in tatters in Singapore.
Sep 19, 10:03
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Singapore not preliminary title decision'
Toto Wolff hits back at suggestions that Sunday in Singapore was a 'preliminary decision' for a fourth world championship title for Lewis Hamilton.
Sep 18, 08:32
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Lewis Hamilton: "I could not be happier"
Lewis Hamilton says that he is delighted after a first-round crash cleared the way for him to win the Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 17, 16:59
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton opens up a 28-point lead at the top of the standings courtesy of victory in Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 17, 16:21
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Ferrari favourites for Singapore'
Niki Lauda names Ferrari as the favourites to win this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 11, 11:34
Lewis Hamilton celebrates being on pole for the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Lewis Hamilton agrees to test on Thursday
Lewis Hamilton agrees to help Pirelli with tyre testing later this week.
Sep 5, 08:55
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
Sebastian Vettel: 'No panic despite bad race at Monza'
Sebastian Vettel says that there will be "no panic" at Ferrari after a bad home race at Monza.
Sep 5, 08:48
 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman Sergio Marchionne in the Ferrari headquarters in Maranello on September 10, 2014
Sergio Marchionne: 'Ferrari embarrassing at Monza'
Sergio Marchionne says that Ferrari's performance at home at Monza was "embarrassing".
Sep 4, 10:02
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Italian Grand Prix to take championship lead
Lewis Hamilton moves three points clear at the top of the Formula 1 driver rankings after winning the 2017 Italian Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon.
Sep 3, 14:45
Lewis Hamilton stops on circuit during qualifying for the European Formula One Grand Prix at Baku City Circuit on June 18, 2016
Lewis Hamilton lost for words after claiming record 69th pole
Lewis Hamilton admits that he will need time to let his record-breaking 69th pole position sink in.
Sep 2, 21:48
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Lewis Hamilton admits wanting new Mercedes deal
Lewis Hamilton confirms reports that he wants to sign a new Mercedes contract.
Sep 1, 12:52
Mercedes GP Team Principal Ross Brawn attends the official press conference following practice for the Italian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo di Monza on September 6, 2013
Ross Brawn happy with Sebastian Vettel-Lewis Hamilton battle
Ross Brawn says that Formula 1 is delighted with an epic battle for the 2017 world championship.
Aug 31, 08:17
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Niki Lauda hints Mercedes to keep Lewis Hamilton
Niki Lauda has suggested Mercedes will keep Lewis Hamilton beyond 2018.
Aug 31, 08:12
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: 'Valtteri Bottas should be number two driver now'
Valtteri Bottas looks set to be shuffled into de-facto 'number two' status for the remaining eight grands prix of 2017.
Aug 30, 08:52
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff plays down safety car conspiracy
Toto Wolff plays down a conspiracy theory triggered by comments made by Lewis Hamilton after the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 29, 08:57
Lewis Hamilton celebrates being on pole for the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton hails team following Belgian Grand Prix victory
Lewis Hamilton lavishes praise on the Mercedes setup after coming first at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 27, 16:56
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Belgian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton moves to within seven points of Sebastian Vettel at the top of the Formula 1 driver rankings after winning the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 27, 14:45