Tag: Vettel

Vettel scores 5th victory of season at F1 Indian Grand Prix

 vettel-scores-5th-victory-season-f1-indian-grand-prix  Sebastian Vettel took advantage of a start to finish run to capture his fifth victory of the season at  Round 17’s Indian Grand Prix in New Delhi. Vettel outgunned Championship rival Fernando Alonso and team mate Mark Webber for his fourth consecutive win at the Buddh International Circuit.

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Vettel harnesses good form to score 3rd victory at F1 Japanese GP

 vettel-harnesses-good-form-score-3rd-victory-f1-japanese-gp  The Formula One World Championships Round 15 at the legendary Suzuka Circuit witnessed Sebastian Vettel capture his third victory of the season ahead of Ferrari’s Felipe Massa and Sauber’s Kamui Kobayashi. The weekend’s F1 event at Suzuka also marked the occasion of the track’s 50th anniversary. Prior to the race, the big news in Formula 1 were the Lewis Hamilton move to Mercedes F1 Team next season and Michael Schumacher retirement-for-good at the end of the year.

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F1 Japanese GP: Vettel does his bid as Infiniti ambassador

 f1-japanese-gp-vettel-bid-infiniti-ambassador  Red Bull Racing (RBR) double F1 Champion Sebastian Vettel has arrived in the land of the Rising Sun ahead of the weekend’s Formula One World Championships at the legendary Suzuka Circuit. Vettel was present at Infiniti headquarters to attend a special tour of the luxury car maker’s global manufacturing plant in Tochigi.

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Vettel assumes command of F1 Canadian GP

 vettel-assumes-command-f1-canadian-gp  Reigning Champion Sebastian Vettel secured his 2nd pole position of the season at the Canadian Grand Prix, the seventh round of the Formula 1 World Championships. As the only driver to go under the 1:14-second mark, the German double champ simply shoved aside the McLarens, Ferraris and Mercedes rivals at the Circuit de Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal.

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Vettel and RBR capture first victory of the season at F1 Bahrain

 vettel-rbr-capture-victory-season-f1-bahrain  Red Bull Racing (RBR) duo Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber brought back confidence and much excitement to the team at the Bahrain Grand Prix, having finished the desert race 1st and 4th. After three lacklustre races prior to Bahrain, RBR have rediscovered their form and are now at full steam ahead of the important European legs in coming weeks.

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Red Bull Racing rediscover top billings in qualifying; Vettel grabs pole

 red-bull-racing-rediscover-top-billings-qualifying-vettel-grabs-pole  The fourth round of the Formula 1 World Championships visits Sakhir for the Bahrain Grand Prix, amidst uncertainties and unrests between organizers, FOM and teams. After three flyaway races, Bahrain GP represents the beginning of the crucial phase of the championship.

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Red Bull Racing’s RB8 out to seek a three-peat in F1

 red-bull-racings-rb8-seek-three-peat-f1  Back-to-back F1 Champions Red Bull Racing (RBR) did a similar roll-out of their new RB8 at the Jerez de la Frontera circuit in Spain yesterday. The RB8 is the eighth variant to come off the RBR factory at Milton Keynes and the fourth “RB” designed by Technical Director Adrian Newey.

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Red Bull Racing add Buemi as test and reserve driver for 2012 F1 season

 red-bull-racing-add-buemi-test-reserve-driver-2012-f1-season  Back-to-back F1 Champions Red Bull Racing have announced its 2012 Formula One World Championship drivers’ line-up. Of course, the incomparable Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber still helm the two competitive seats for the new season, with former Toro Rosso driver Sebastien Buemi (above right) joining the F1 heavyweights as test and reserve driver.

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New track, Same results: Vettel indomitable at Indian Buddh Circuit

track-results-vettel-indomitable-indian-buddh-circuit  Formula 1 Champion Sebastian Vettel again proved indomitable at the brand new Buddh International Circuit, home of the inaugural Indian Grand Prix. Vettel beat Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso to second and third places by 8.4 and 24.3 seconds at the end of the 60-lap race.

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Vettel masters F1 Korean Grand Prix on 2nd attempt

vettel-masters-f1-korean-grand-prix-2nd-attempt  The statement Red Bull Racing: 2011 Formula One World Champions is acutely displayed on the team’s press material, and for this season there’s no doubt about it – RBR is the undisputed Champion of the world!

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