Sebastian Vettel is a German Formula One race car driver. He was born on July 3, 1987 in Heppenheim, Germany. He began racing carts at the age of eight and catapulted through the junior series. When BMW Sauber brought him into Formula One for the 2006 Turkish Grand Prix, Vettel ended up becoming the youngest Formula One driver to drive at a Grand Prix meeting, at 19 years and 53 days. In 2010, Vettel succeeded in becoming the World Champion. He also won the World Constructors' Championship alongside his Red Bull racing partner, Mark Webber.