Sebastian Vettel
Germany
Driver

Sebastian Vettel

1987-07-03 (age 34)
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Racing Point: Perez was "kept aware" of team's talks with Vettel

Sergio Perez was "kept aware" of Racing Point's talks with Sebastian Vettel over a Formula 1 drive for 2021 before the team decided to replace him, according to Otmar Szafnauer

Vettel: No regrets over my time with Ferrari in F1

Sebastian Vettel says he has no regrets over the time he has spent with Ferrari in Formula 1 despite failing to win a world championship with the Scuderia

Rossi: Vettel/Ferrari F1 relationship souring a "great shame"

MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi says the relationship between Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari in Formula 1 breaking down is "a great shame", as the German heads for Aston Martin in 2021

Hamilton: Vettel's F1 Aston Martin move "ideal direction"

Lewis Hamilton believes Sebastian Vettel joining Aston Martin for the 2021 Formula 1 season is the "ideal direction" for his rival, who he feels can push the team's performance forwards

Why Aston Martin is the perfect next step for Sebastian Vettel Plus

Why Aston Martin is the perfect next step for Sebastian Vettel

After heavy speculation linked Sebastian Vettel with a move to Aston Martin for 2021, the four-time champion has now signed a deal with the team. With a tantalising project ahead, Vettel has the perfect arena to build a team around him

Vettel came "close" to retiring from F1 before signing for Aston Martin

Sebastian Vettel says he came 'close' to retiring from Formula 1, before being won over by the potential he sees to race for Aston Martin

Vettel congratulated Gasly on joining 'Toro Rosso F1 winners' club'

AlphaTauri's Pierre Gasly says Sebastian Vettel phoned to congratulate him after his Monza Formula 1 win for joining a "winners' club" for the team formerly called Toro Rosso

Vettel confirmed at Aston Martin for 2021 F1 season

Sebastian Vettel has been confirmed as a driver for the rebranded Aston Martin team for the 2021 Formula 1 season

Vettel: No shortcuts to stop Ferrari's F1 "suffering"

Sebastian Vettel says there are no shortcuts out of Ferrari's "suffering" right now, as the team digests the fallout from a disappointing Italian Grand Prix

Vettel: No fans at Monza a good thing after Ferrari double DNF in Italian GP

Sebastian Vettel says he is glad that there were no fans at Monza this year after Ferrari endured another nightmare showing at the Italian Grand Prix

Vettel: "Difficult" Ferrari F1 car is a "handful" to drive at Monza

Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc have labelled their Ferrari as "difficult" and "a handful" to drive, as they brace themselves for a tough Italian Grand Prix

Vettel: F1 has "huge mountain to climb" to still exist in 10 years' time

Sebastian Vettel believes Formula 1 has a "huge mountain to climb" to still exist in 10 years' time, as he says it needs more than planned rule changes to thrive

Vettel "focused on F1", not considering alternatives for future

Sebastian Vettel says he remains "focused on Formula 1" as he considers his next move upon leaving Ferrari, and is yet to consider any alternative series or championships

Vettel: Ferrari's double Q2 exit at F1 Belgian GP "not a surprise"

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari's double Q2 elimination in Formula 1 qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix was "not a surprise" given its ongoing struggles

Horner: We're not seeing the "real" Vettel in F1 2020

Red Bull Formula 1 boss Christian Horner has defended Sebastian Vettel after his difficult start to the 2020 season and doesn't think we've seen the "real" four-time world champion

Vettel has no intention of getting an F1 manager

Sebastian Vettel has no intention of hiring a manager, despite the uncertainty surrounding his Formula 1 future

Vettel denies frustration over Ferrari F1 struggles in 2020

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel says he feels no frustration despite making his worst start to a Formula 1 season in 12 years, but has previously "been in a happier place"

Raikkonen, Ricciardo expect Vettel to bounce back at Ferrari

Kimi Raikkonen and Daniel Riccardo expect their former team-mate Sebastian Vettel to bounce back after a tough start to the 2020 Formula 1 season with Ferrari

Hamilton hopes 'something positive' comes up for Vettel in 2021

Lewis Hamilton says the way Formula 1 rival Sebastian Vettel has handled his pending Ferrari exit proves strength of character, hoping "something really positive" comes up for him in 2021

Vettel: No need for Ferrari review of F1 strategy calls and communication

Sebastian Vettel sees no need for Ferrari to review how it plans Formula 1 race strategies and communication, saying it is "very difficult" to judge the situation from the outside

Ferrari F1 boss Binotto "surprised" by suggestions of Vettel tension

Ferrari Formula 1 chief Mattia Binotto has denied there is any added tension in the team's relationship with Sebastian Vettel, feeling "quite surprised" by the suggestion

Vettel: Ferrari had "nothing to lose" with risky one-stop strategy

Sebastian Vettel says there was "nothing to lose" with the risky one-stop strategy in the Spanish Grand Prix that lifted him to seventh place at the chequered flag

Vettel "can't put an answer to" Ferrari F1 car issues after Spanish GP Q2 exit

Sebastian Vettel says there are still aspects of Ferrari's 2020 Formula 1 car he "can't really put an answer to" after a difficult qualifying session for the Spanish Grand Prix

Vettel: Ferrari F1 car "making a bit more sense" after chassis change

Sebastian Vettel says his Ferrari SF1000 Formula 1 car is "making a bit more sense" after changing chassis ahead of this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix

Vettel: No growing tension at Ferrari despite Silverstone F1 struggles

Sebastian Vettel says there is no growing tension with Ferrari despite two difficult Formula 1 race weekends at Silverstone during which he publicly questioned the team's strategy calls

Perez: Matter of time until Vettel-Racing Point F1 rumours go away

Sergio Perez believes it is just "a matter of time" until rumours linking Sebastian Vettel with his Racing Point Formula 1 seat go away, feeling "quite secure" about his future

Vettel gets new chassis for F1 Spanish GP after Ferrari finds issue

Sebastian Vettel will get a new chassis for this weekend's Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix after Ferrari found a "small fault" on his car after last Sunday's race at Silverstone

Ferrari open to making F1 chassis change for Vettel

Ferrari is open to changing Sebastian Vettel's chassis if the German feels that there is a fundamental problem with the car he's had for the last two Formula 1 weekends

Binotto: Vettel spin hurt 70th Anniversary GP race more than Ferrari’s strategy

Ferrari Formula 1 chief Mattia Binotto says Sebastian Vettel's first-lap spin hurt his race more than the team's strategy calls, despite confusion from the German driver at Silverstone

Vettel: Ferrari's 70th Anniversary GP strategy "didn't make any sense"

Sebastian Vettel said Ferrari's strategy in the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix "didn't make any sense", as he endured another difficult race at Silverstone

Ferrari: It is our "duty" to support struggling Vettel

Ferrari sporting director Laurent Mekies says it's the team's "duty" to support Sebastian Vettel as the four-time Formula 1 world champion struggles to find speed in the SF1000

Vettel "going up against a wall" to find Ferrari F1 pace at Silverstone

Sebastian Vettel feels like he is "going up against a wall" in trying to work out how to get more speed from his Ferrari in Formula 1's 70th Anniversary GP

Ferrari makes engine change on both F1 cars after Vettel FP2 failure

Ferrari has changed the engine on both of its cars heading into final Formula 1 practice for the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix following Sebastian Vettel's failure on Friday

Vettel: "German Siberia" weather could impact Nurburgring F1 race

Sebastian Vettel says Formula 1 must be braced for unpredictable weather when it returns to the Nurburgring in October, calling the region "German Siberia"

Something "doesn't stack up" over F1 British GP struggles - Vettel

Sebastian Vettel says something "doesn't stack up" over the struggles he faced with his Ferrari throughout the Formula 1 British Grand Prix

Vettel: Drivers were "let down" by FIA and F1 over anti-racism stance

Sebastian Vettel believes drivers were "let down" by the FIA and Formula 1 over their anti-racism messaging at the last two races in Austria and Hungary

Vettel says his F1 British GP weekend "can't get much worse"

Sebastian Vettel reckons his British Grand Prix weekend cannot get much worse, following multiple issues in Formula 1's third practice and qualifying sessions at Silverstone

Vettel "not in a rush" to make decision on F1 future

Sebastian Vettel says he is "not in a rush" to make a decision about his Formula 1 future as he considers his options upon leaving Ferrari

Ricciardo: Vettel needs patience if he makes F1 move to Aston Martin

Sebastian Vettel would need patience and an open mind if he is to make the most of the challenge of switching to Aston Martin, says former team-mate Daniel Ricciardo

Racing Point won't ignore Perez's loyalty in F1 amid Vettel decision

Sergio Perez's role in helping Racing Point survive in Formula 1, plus his loyalty in committing his long-term future to the team, will factor into the decision on his future

Wolff: I'm not involved in Aston Martin, Vettel F1 discussions

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he's not involved in Sebastian Vettel's potential Formula 1 move to the rebranded Aston Martin team, despite being a shareholder in the British manufacturer

Vettel joins call for F1 drivers to organise pre-race kneel better

Sebastian Vettel has joined Lewis Hamilton in calling on his Formula 1 peers to better organise the pre-race kneel as part of the series' anti-racism messaging

Perez: "Obvious" who would leave Racing Point F1 team if Vettel signed

Sergio Perez says it is "obvious" who would leave Racing Point if the team does sign Sebastian Vettel for the 2021 season

Ferrari "much better" in Hungary compared to rivals, says Vettel

Sebastian Vettel says that the Ferrari Formula 1 team showed a "much better" performance in Hungary with its aerodynamic update package despite a significant gap to the pacesetting Mercedes duo

F1 Hungarian GP: Ferrari's Vettel quickest from Bottas in wet FP2

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time ahead of Valtteri Bottas in a wet second practice session for Formula 1's 2020 Hungarian Grand Prix, where only 13 drivers set a laptime

Vettel: New Ferrari 2020 F1 upgrade package not a "game changer"

Sebastian Vettel believes Ferrari's updated Formula 1 car package is no "game changer", but says that the team is still lacking information on how good it is

Vettel admits "loose talks" with Racing Point over 2021 F1 drive

Sebastian Vettel has admitted that he is in "loose talks" with Racing Point over a 2021 Formula 1 drive, but is not under pressure to make a quick decision

Perez confirms rival F1 team approach amid Vettel, Aston Martin rumours

Sergio Perez has revealed he was contacted by a rival Formula 1 team after reports emerged that he could be replaced by Sebastian Vettel at Aston Martin for 2021

Why Aston Martin's F1 project is no longer a gamble for Vettel

Racing Point's sudden surge in its competitiveness has drawn controversy, but it may also tempt a four-time Formula 1 champion to join its ranks in 2021, says JONATHAN NOBLE

F1 News: Vettel considering Aston Martin offer for 2021

Outgoing Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel is in discussions over a deal to join the Aston Martin Formula 1 team for the 2021 season, sources have indicated

Vettel and Leclerc "mature enough" to move on from Styrian GP F1 clash

Sebastian Vettel says that he and Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc are "both mature enough" to move on from their first-lap clash in Sunday's Styrian Grand Prix

F1 Styrian GP: Not the time to place blame for Vettel/Leclerc clash, says Binotto

Ferrari Formula 1 boss Mattia Binotto says it is not the time to place blame for the clash that forced Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel to retire early in Austria

F1 Styrian GP: Leclerc takes blame for Vettel first lap collision

Charles Leclerc has taken the blame for the collision with Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel on the opening lap of the Styrian Grand Prix that forced both drivers to retire

Vettel pitting contributed to Verstappen's spin in F1 Styrian GP qualifying

Max Verstappen says Sebastian Vettel's pitting Ferrari caused understeer that contributed to his Formula 1 Styrian Grand Prix Q3 spin, but did not think he could deny Lewis Hamilton pole

Vettel: Ferrari felt like "a different car" after Styrian GP updates

Sebastian Vettel says the Ferrari SF1000 feels like "a different car" despite only finishing 16th in second Formula 1 practice for the Styrian Grand Prix

Racing Point has no space for Sebastian Vettel in 2021 - Szafnauer

Racing Point is clear that there is 'no space' at its Formula 1 team for Sebastian Vettel next year, despite the German continuing to be linked with the squad

Horner: Vettel Red Bull F1 return in 2021 a "definite no"

Red Bull Racing Formula 1 boss Christian Horner has said a "definite no" to the prospect of Sebastian Vettel rejoining the team in 2021

Vettel: Second Austria F1 race "massive opportunity" to assess updated Ferrari

Sebastian Vettel says the second Red Bull Ring race is a "massive opportunity" for the Ferrari Formula 1 team to assess its update package after a tough Austrian Grand Prix

Vettel held Renault talks, would say yes to Red Bull F1 drive

Sebastian Vettel has confirmed he held talks with Renault over a Formula 1 race seat for 2021, and would be open to returning to Red Bull should an offer be made

Raikkonen doubts Vettel/Ferrari relationship in F1 as bad as portrayed

Kimi Raikkonen doubts Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari's relationship in Formula 1 is as bad as some think, and is "certain" the team will give him equal treatment to Charles Leclerc