Can Sebastian Vettel create history this season?
Zee Media Bureau/Chaitan Papnai
New Delhi: Sebastian Vettel - the quadruple Formula Champion, will be eyeing his fifth consecutive world title to equal the record set by his compatriot, legendary Michael Schumacher. The Red Bull driver has been outstanding in the last four years, and has proved that he is a force to reckon with.
The 26-year-old German driver has certainly changed the fortunes of the Austrian outfit, based at Milton Keynes (UK) with his supremacy and consistency. He certainly led the team to four Constructors’ titles (from 2010 to 2013) in a row along with Australian teammate Mark Webber.
Vettel has proved his mettle time and again and made sure he goes one step ahead of the standard he sets for himself every season. He has been winning the world champions while competing against the best in the business. To Stamp your authority isn`t easy, when champions like Kimi Raikkonen, Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button are around.
In the pre-season testing this year, Red Bull has faced few issues regarding the new V6 engine. Apart from that in Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso, Ferrari has the strongest team which could give Red Bull some serious competition.
But who knows, may be the trio of Vettel, Christian Horner (Team Principal) and Adrian Newey (Technical Chief) will find new ways to maintain their domination in the sport.