Mark Webber not contemplating retirement yet

Updated: Mar 12, 2013, 13:40 PM IST

Sydney: Red Bull ace Mark Webber has said he isn`t contemplating retiring yet, brushing aside speculations that the 2013 Formula One season, starting this weekend in Australia, could be his last.

Webber said he would take a decision on his retirement in future, adding right now there is no such consideration.

Webber said a lot of people thought 2009 was his last year, but at the end of the day it`s the results that determine their longevity in the sport, adding at this level you are not surviving if you are not performing.

Webber, who is a nine-time Grand Prix winner, said the thrill of victory still spurs him on.

The Australian driving ace also claimed he and the Red bull team are very well prepared for the upcoming season, adding they are anticipating good results at the inaugural race in Melbourne, and they are feeling positive as team.