Sebastian Vettel is a German Formula One racing driver, currently employed by Austria's Red Bull Racing. He is the current World Champion, having won the championship in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013.
Since 2007 season Sebastian Vettel, born in 1987, has been a fixture in F1 racing - breaking almost every record for being "the youngest": the youngest driver to score a championship point the youngest to secure a pole position, the youngest race winner, the youngest World Champion, the youngest to win two successive championships, then three, then four.
Lewis Hamilton led from the front to claim his first win of 2017 season. The British driver stayed clear of the chaos that marked the start of the Chinese Grand Prix to comfortably hold off Germany's Sebastian Vettel.
Germany's Sebastian Vettel produced a scintillating drive in his Ferrari to win the first race of the new Formula One season. Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was on pole but couldn't live with Vettel in a thrilling race.
As preseason training draws to a close, there are indications that Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari may be capable of challenging Mercedes in 2017. Vettel's teammate, though, was the fastest on the last day of training.