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Sebastian Vettel's dominance of Formula One to continue for years

Sebastian Vettel

The triple champion's consummate triumph last weekend in Montreal proved both he and his car are back in the groove after problems in Spain, where they led on the high-speed sections at the Circuit de Catalunya but came in fourth.

Sunday, 16 June, 2013, 4:55am

Marshal's death clouds Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix victory

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel kisses his F1 trophy. Photo: Reuters

Red Bull's triple world champion Sebastian Vettel won the Canadian Grand Prix, but his victory was overshadowed by the death of a marshal, the first fatality in Formula One in more than a decade.

11 Jun 2013 - 4:27am

Rivals have no answer to dominant Sebastian Vettel in Bahrain Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium. Photo: EPA

Defending triple world champion Sebastian Vettel opened up a clear lead at the top of this year's title race yesterday when he cruised to victory for Red Bull in the Bahrain Grand Prix.

22 Apr 2013 - 3:38am

F1 has a fine tradition of internecine treachery

Sebastian Vettel. Photo: EPA

As apologies go, it was a pretty hollow one. Sebastian Vettel arrives in Shanghai this weekend having apparently said sorry to each and every member of the Red Bull Team for his actions in the last race - even Mark Webber. According to the team, the row over Vettel overtaking Webber to win in Malaysia despite team orders is forgotten. As if.

11 Apr 2013 - 4:02am

Koala blocks Mark Webber's way, Formula One star tweets

Mark Webber. Photo: EPA

Days after his bid for victory in Malaysia was thwarted by a gung-ho Sebastian Vettel, Mark Webber has found himself halted again - but this time by a koala.

31 Mar 2013 - 4:57am

Sebastian Vettel's defiance reopens old F1 debate

Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel's ill-planned decision, made in the heat of the moment, to ignore his Red Bull team's order to stay second behind Mark Webber in last Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix has stirred up the eternal debate about the sport's true identity - is it racing between teams or individual drivers?

31 Mar 2013 - 4:57am

Webber to race in China, father says

Mark Webber with Red Bull teammate Sebastian Vettel on the podium at the Malaysian Grand Prix over the weekend. Photo: EPA

Mark Webber is not considering his future in Formula One and will drive in next month's Chinese Grand Prix despite a strained relationship with Red Bull teammate Sebastian Vettel, his father said.

27 Mar 2013 - 4:27am

Vettel scorns team orders to rob Webber of victory

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel celebrates his victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang circuit yesterday, in a race he admitted should have been won by teammate Mark Webber.Photo: AFP

Sebastian Vettel pulled no punches in a grovelling apology for unfairly overtaking Red Bull teammate Mark Webber to win the Malaysian Grand Prix, but it did little to appease the emotional Webber, who led into the closing stages and had been told by his team that he could cruise to victory with Vettel second.

25 Mar 2013 - 11:31pm

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel takes pole for F1 Australian GP

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel leads Ferrari's Felipe Massa during the Formula One Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. Photo: AFP

Vettel qualified in a time of 1 minute, 27.407 seconds around the Albert Park circuit, and was joined in an all-Red Bull front row by teammate Mark Webber, who was 0.4 seconds behind.

17 Mar 2013 - 3:11pm

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1 Dec 2012 - 2:47am

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30 Nov 2012 - 2:20am

Ferrari may appeal Sebastian Vettel title

Sebastian Vettel clinches his third straight Formula One championship title on Sunday. Photo: AP

Ferrari are considering an appeal against an over-taking manoeuvre by Sebastian Vettel at Sunday’s chaotic Brazilian Grand Prix which could see the German stripped of his title, it was reported on Wednesday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

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27 Nov 2012 - 4:34am

Vettel is F1’s youngest triple champion

Sebastian Vettel became Formula One’s youngest triple world champion at the age of 25 on Sunday. Photo: EPA

Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel became Formula One’s youngest triple world champion at the age of 25 after a wet and chaotic Brazilian Grand Prix rollercoaster won by McLaren’s Jenson Button behind the safety car on Sunday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Red Bull's Vettel aims to seal treble in Brazil, deny Ferrari's Alonso

Lewis Hamilton celebrates after winning the Formula One United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of The Americas.

After helping his Red Bull team claim a stunning third consecutive constructors' world championship in Texas last weekend, defending drivers' champion Sebastian Vettel will seek, once again, to become the youngest triple champion in Formula One history in this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix.

22 Nov 2012 - 11:43pm