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Mark Webber

Mark Webber - Formula 1

Country : Australia 
Date of birth  : 27/08/1976 
Location : Queanbeyan 
Height : 1.84 m 
Weight : 74 kg 

 

BIOGRAPHY from Mark Webber

Mark Webber's path into Formula was far from easy having passed through all the lower categories before evetually getting his chance with Minardi in 2002. His debut turned out to be a major success. He contested his inaugural Formula One race, the 2002 Australian Grand Prix, with the Minardi team and inspired his home crowds by taking a great fifth place. ;; At the end of that season, Mark moved to Jaguar. He contested two seasons for the English team and again he succeeded in delivering impressive performances. Mark’s 2004 highlight came early in the season: In the season’s second race, the Malaysian Grand Prix, the native Queanbeyan caused a stir by qualifying in second position on the grid. ;; Altogether, Mark has scored a total of 26 championship points. In 2003, at Indianapolis, he even led the US Grand Prix. For his fourth season in the pinnacle of motor racing, the new Williams driver has set himself the goal of being a regular contender for victories.

 

DRIVER STATS from Mark Webber

Team Red Bull Racing
F1 Debut Australia 2002 (Minardi)
Starts 86
Wins 0 (Best finish 3rd, Monaco 2005)
Poles 0 (Best grid 2nd, Malaysia 2004, Spain 2005, Monaco 2006)
Fastest Laps 0
Podiums 1

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS from Mark Webber

1994 - Australian Formula Ford, 14th
1995 - Australian Formula Ford, 4th
1996 - British Formula Ford, 2nd
1997 - British Formula 3, 4th - 1 win
1998 - FIA GT Championship(Mercedes), 2nd - 5 wins
1999 - Formula 1 Test Driver (Arrows)
2000 - Formula 1 Test Driver (Benetton) & F3000, 3rd - 1 win
2001 - Formula 1 Test driver (Benetton) & F3000, 2nd - 3 wins
2002 - Formula 1 (Minardi), 16th with 2 points
2003 - Formula 1 (Jaguar), 10th with 17 points
2004 - Formula 1 (Jaguar), 13th with 7 points
2005 - Formula 1 (Williams), 10th with 36 points
2006 - Formula 1 (Williams), 14th with 7 points
2007 - Formula 1 (Red Bull)

Mark Webber on Eurosport

Why Lewis Hamilton will dominate this F1 season

Why Lewis Hamilton will dominate this F1 season - 07/03/2014 - Formula 1

Lewis Hamilton will be found at the front in the upcoming Formula One season for Mercedes, according to former Red Bull driver Mark Webber.

2014 calendar and circuit details

2014 calendar and circuit details - 07/03/2014 - Formula 1

A season-long run-down of each and every race of this year's Formula 1 season.

Ferrari's Alonso, Raikkonen keeping team busy

Ferrari's Alonso, Raikkonen keeping team busy - 07/03/2014 - Formula 1

Ferrari's fire and ice pairing of Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen has "put two roosters in the same henhouse".

F1 revolution threatens Vettel's throne

F1 revolution threatens Vettel's throne - 07/03/2014 - Formula 1 - Australian Grand Prix

The Formula One season-opening in Australia next week should offer Sebastian Vettel ample opportunity to roll up his sleeves.

Ricciardo ready to take the Bull by the horns - 07/03/2014 - Motorsports

Daniel Ricciardo will have the number three on his car when he makes his Red Bull race debut as world champion Sebastian Vettel's new team mate at his home

Red Bull dismiss Vettel 'hissy fit' reports

Red Bull dismiss Vettel 'hissy fit' reports - 01/03/2014 - Formula 1

Formula One champions Red Bull dismissed reports that Sebastian Vettel had "thrown a hissy fit" about the situation.

Red Bull dismiss Vettel tantrum report - 01/03/2014 - Formula 1

Formula One champions Red Bull recognised on Saturday they were well behind rivals in pre-season testing but dismissed reports that Sebastian Vettel had "thrown

Red Bull playing catch-up in final Bahrain test

Red Bull playing catch-up in final Bahrain test - 28/02/2014 - Formula 1

Formula One teams began their final pre-season test in Bahrain on Thursday with champions Red Bull and engine partners Renault still struggling as Mercedes

Evans moves to Russian Time for 2014

Evans moves to Russian Time for 2014 - 19/02/2014 - GP2

Mitch Evans will move to GP2 champion team Russian Time for 2014, with iSport management coming back into the series to run the squad.

Mercedes chief defends 2014 F1 nose safety

Mercedes chief defends 2014 F1 nose safety - 07/02/2014 - Formula 1

Formula 1's new lower noses are a definite boost to driver safety, reckons Mercedes chief Paddy Lowe.

Ricciardo ready for the Red Bull hot seat - 29/01/2014 - Motorsports

Daniel Ricciardo is determined to be more than a "one-hit wonder" as he prepares to take the hottest seat in Formula One as quadruple world champion Sebastian

All bets are off, says Horner

All bets are off, says Horner - 28/01/2014 - Formula 1

No team can be considered a favourite for this year's F1 championship because the new V6 engines create far too much uncertainty, Christian Horner has said.

Newey warns new rules make F1 more dangerous

Newey warns new rules make F1 more dangerous - 28/01/2014 - Formula 1

Formula One's 2014 regulations may have made the sport more dangerous rather than improving driver safety as intended.

 
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