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Australian
27 August 1976 (42)
Charles Pozzi (27 August 1909)
Tom Belsø (27 August 1942)
Derek Warwick (27 August 1954)
Gerhard Berger (27 August 1959)
Sergey Sirotkin (27 August 1995)

statistics

9 (4.1%)
42 (19.4%)
13 (6%)
0 (0%)
1st
12
217
216
1047.5 (4.8 points per race avg)
11028
611 ) (5.5%)
18 (8.3%)
57 (26.3%)
2002 Australian Grand Prix
2013 Brazilian Grand Prix

about Mark Webber

Mark Alan Webber (born 27 August 1976) is an Australian former professional racing driver, who last competed in the FIA World Endurance Championship as a Porsche works driver in LMP1, in which he won the championship in 2015.

After some racing success in Australia driving Formula Ford and Formula Holden, Webber moved to the United Kingdom in 1995 to further his motorsport career. Webber began a partnership with fellow Australian Paul Stoddart, at that time owner of the European Racing Formula 3000 team, which eventually took them both into Formula One when Stoddart bought the Minardi team. He also beat future F1 World Champion Fernando Alonso, then 19, in the 2000 International Formula 3000 season.

Webber made his Formula One debut in 2002, scoring Minardi's first points in three years at his and Stoddart's home race. After his first season, Jaguar took him on as lead driver. During two years with the generally uncompetitive team, Webber qualified on the front two rows of the grid several times and outperformed his teammates. His first F1 win was with Red Bull at the 2009 German Grand Prix, which followed second places at the 2009 Chinese Grand Prix, 2009 Turkish Grand Prix and 2009 British Grand Prix. By the end of 2009, Webber had scored eight podiums, including another victory in Brazil. His eight podiums in 2009 compares to only two podiums in the first seven years of his career. He added ten more podiums in 2010, including victories in Spain, Monaco, Britain and Hungary. Webber finished the 2010 season in third place having led for a long period, losing out to teammate Sebastian Vettel in the final race of the season. Webber added another race victory in the 2011 Brazilian Grand Prix, as he once again finished third behind champion Vettel and runner-up Jenson Button. Webber partnered Vettel again in the 2012 season, outperforming him in the early season and looked to be a major title contender but fell away with no wins in the second half of the season after two in the Monaco and British Grand Prix. He finished the season in sixth position. Webber was also a long-term director of the Grand Prix Drivers' Association, the Formula One drivers' union.

On 27 June 2013, Webber announced he would be retiring from Formula One at the end of the season. He began to race for Porsche in 2014, on a long-term deal, racing LMP1 Sportscars in the FIA World Endurance Championship. Webber is one of six drivers of the Porsche 919 Hybrid, and in November 2015 he became World Endurance Champion in the #17 car, alongside Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. The trio race with the #1 on their car in 2016. After his retirement from F1 Webber joined the BBC F1 team as an occasional pundit and reporter from 2014–2015 and has joined the Channel 4 F1 Team in the UK for their coverage in 2016 as a full-time pundit.

On 13 October 2016, Webber announced that he would retire from driving at the end of the 2016 season in order to take up a representative role with Porsche and to focus on media roles with Channel 4's coverage of F1 and WEC.


source: Wikipedia

seasons

2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013,

finishing positions

grid positions

teams & teammates

season teammate
2002 Alex Yoong
Anthony Davidson
Minardi compare 2002
2003 Antônio Pizzonia
Justin Wilson
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2004 Christian Klien
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2005 Nick Heidfeld
Antônio Pizzonia
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2006 Nico Rosberg
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2007 David Coulthard
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2008 David Coulthard
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2009 Sebastian Vettel
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2010 Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull compare 2010
2011 Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull compare 2011
2012 Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull compare 2012
2013 Sebastian Vettel
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news

The nine-time grand prix winner and Seidl have a history that dates back to Webber's first season with Williams, when Seidl was an up-and-coming engineer working for BMW.<br>They then worked together again at Porsche when Webber stepped back from F1 and joined Porsche's LMP1 programme.<br>Based on that experience, Webber is confident that Seidl is the man for the job at the struggling McLaren ...

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F1 has often been criticised for being too closed off to fans, but, after his debut in the World Endurance Championship, Fernando Alonso said that the access fans have in the WEC would not work in F1 as it would cause drivers to "hide even more".Webber, who won the WEC with Porsche in 2015 and is a regular fixture on Channel 4's F1 coverage, sided with Alonso.He told Motorsport.com ...

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Ricciardo is currently at a career crossroad of sorts, with his current RBR deal set to expire at the end of this season and potential openings at Mercedes and Ferrari for 2019.While Ricciardo admits there's an element of pressure about getting his next move right, fellow Aussie Mark Webber reckons he should take his focus off which team he wants to sign for until the middle of th ...

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Though Webber's junior career was not Red Bull supported, he joined its F1 team from Williams in 2007 and stayed for seven years.Webber said Red Bull had contacted him for advice on his former Porsche LMP1 teammate Brendon Hartley before recalling the Kiwi to its roster and giving him a Toro Rosso F1 seat seven years after it dropped him from its junior programme.Hartley's second ...

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The nine-time Formula 1 race winner will be formally inducted into the Aussie HoF at a Gala event on the Friday night of the Australian Grand Prix next March.He joins the likes of Sir Jack Brabham, Alan Jones, Peter Brock, Mick Doohan, Casey Stoner, and Dick Johnson on the list of inductees added since the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport initiative was started back in ...

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The former Red Bull Racing star has been named as one of two new additions to the AGPC board, alongside Saltwater Hotels general manager Kimberly Brown.“The Australian Grand Prix Corporation plays a huge role in driving our visitor economy and bringing visitors to our state,” said Victoria's Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren MP.“Mark Webber and Kimberley Brown, both ...

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