Sebastian Vettel is a world champion German racing driver who has won four straight world championships. At present, he is the most successful and dominant formula one driver in the world. He is very young but is considered as the one of the greatest formula one driver in the gaming history. Let’s have a close look on Sebastian Vettel’s net worth in 2018 and other achievements.
Sebastian Vettel Early life
The legendary racing driver was born on 3rd January, 1987, in Heppenheim, Germany to his parents Heike Vettel and Noebert Vettel. There is not much information about his family background. He attended Starkenburg Gymnasium in Heppenheim and completed his high school. As a child, Sebastian was not a brilliant student at all. After schools, Sebastian stepped into racing professionally. Talking about his siblings, he has 2 older sisters and a younger brother who is also a racing driver.
Moving on to his love life, Sebastian is a devoted and loyal lover. He has been into the relationship with his childhood sweetheart Hanna Prater since a very long time. The couple is not married yet but they’re the proud parents of two daughters who were born in 2014 and 2015 respectively. There is not any indication of their marriage any time soon.
Sebastian Vettel Career, Awards & Achievement
Sebastian started racing when he was only three and half years old. By the age of 10, he was already ahead of his peers. At 11, he made a place in Red Bull’s junior team. For next 6 years, he remained with Red Bull and bagged 18 titles out of 20. This was really a big achievement for a teenager boy. At that time, he was only 18 years old but has impressed the world with his exceptional driving skills. In 2006, he turned a professional formula one driver and came together with BMW Sauber. However, his contract with BMW Sauber lasted only for one year.
After a few years, he again signed the contract with Red Bull in 2009 and remained with it till 2015. During these years, he won 4 world championships consecutively in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013. Following that, he garnered a huge publicity and was regarded as the greatest formula one driver in the world. In 2015, he broke the contract with Red Bull and came together with Ferrari. His contract with Ferrari is until 2020.
Awards & achievements
Throughout his career, Sebastian has won several championships and titles other than winning 4 world championships. Talking about honors, he has been awarded with ‘Silver Laurel Leaf Award’, one of the most prestigious awards of Germany. He has also won DHL Fastest Lap Award three times.
Net worth of Sebastian Vettel
Formula one is one of the highest-class games in the world and Sebastian Vettel is highest paid player of this game today. Considering the fact, the legendary sportsman must have a giant net worth. As of now, the he holds a whopping net worth of $70 million. The major portion of his income comes through his winning titles and the contracts. Recently, he signed a three-year deal with Ferrari which earned him nearly $50 million annually.
As of now, Sebastian Vettel is indisputably the greatest formula one driver in the world. Presently, he is just 30 years old. Means, a lot more is yet to come from him.