Sebastian Vettel
Sebastian Vettel
Real Name/Full Name Sebastian Vettel
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Sebastian Vettel
Birth Place: Heppenheim, Germany
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 3 July 1987
Age/How Old: 36 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 62 Kg
In Pounds – 136.6 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Light Brown
Parents Name: Father – Norbert Vettel
Mother – Heike Vettel
Siblings: Yes (3)
School: Starkenburg Gymnasium
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: German
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Hanna Prater
Kids/Children Name: Emily Vettel, Matilda Vettel
Profession: German racing driver
Net Worth: $150 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Having drive previously for Ferrari, Toro Rosso, Red Bull, and BMW Sauber, Sebastian Vettel is a Formula One German racing driver for Aston Martin. From 2010 to 2013, Sebastian Vettel has consecutively won four World Driver’s championship titles. Sebastian Vetter boasts a few impressive stats, such as having the fourth most pole positions, third-most race victories, and podium finishes.

Vettel had made an appearance in 2007, making a one–off racing appearance; however, he had started his career in 2006 when he worked as a test driver for BMW Sauber. Later he appeared for Toro Rosso, becoming a full-time driver by 2008 while he was a part of the Red Bull young–driver program.

Well, how well do you know about Sebastian Vettel? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Sebastian Vettel’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Sebastian Vettel to date.

Biography and Early Life

Born to Heike Vettel and Norbert Vettel, Sebastian Vettel was born in West Germany in the town of Heppenheim. He was born on the 3rd of July 1987. Vetter went to school at the Starkenburg Gymnasium, where he passed with a reasonably good grade. Vettel had stated in an interview about his schooling saying that he was “terrible” while at school.

Vettel had shared that since childhood Vettel had looked up to Michael Jordan, Michael Jackson, and Michael Schumacher as his role model. He aspired to be a singer after being inspired by Michael Jackson but gave up on this dream when he realized that he did not possess the singing voice required. After finishing up school, Sebastian had stepped into professional racing, and his younger brother is also known to be a racing driver.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Sebastian Vettel in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Sebastian Vettel’s age is 36 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 3 July 1987. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 136.6lbs in Pound and 62kg in Kilograms.


Not a whole lot of information is readily available about Vettel’s academic career. There is that one famous interview of Vettel stating about how he was terrible at school but passed with a reasonably decent grade. Vetter, however, had a keen interest in racing from a young age as from the age of three itself, Vettel had started karting. Later, when he turned eight years old, Vettel began racing karts. In 1998, Vetter got accepted into the junior team of Red Bull. Here he even went on to win many titles.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Sebastian Vettel With Wife Hanna Prater
Sebastian Vettel With Wife Hanna Prater

From a young age, Sebastian Vettel has always seen the three Michaels as his role model or childhood heroes. Namely Michael Jordan, Michael Schumacher, and Michael Jackson. He was inspired by Michael Jackson quite a bit as a child and even wanted to be a singer just like his hero. Unfortunately, when he realized that he doesn’t have the singing voice needed, he gave up on his dreams of becoming a singer.

Vettel has been into music for quite a while in his childhood. His favorite song is “Drive my car,” and he has been a big fan of the Beatles for quite a bit, even collecting the band’s records. Monty Python’s Life of Brian and Little Britain are some British comedy that Vettel has been a fan of. Among other drivers in the professional scene, he currently resides in Thurgovia, Switzerland. A few qualities that Vettel likes to describe himself as would be impatient, competitive, and private. Not only being a successful racer, but Vetter also seems to be doing commercials as he appeared in a Head and shoulders commercial.

Is Sebastian Vettel Gay?

Sebastian Vettel has had a very smooth and perfect love life. He is known to be excellent and loyal when it comes to relationships. He married his childhood friend in 2019 at a private ceremony, Hanna Prater. With his wife Hanna, he has had a total of three children to date, namely Matilda, who was born sometime in September 2015; Emilie, who was born in January 2014; and a son, who was born in November 2019. Vettel also seems to speak other languages, including his native German; he also speaks Italian and French.

Professional Career

Sebastian Vettel seems to have started off his career from an early age of three itself. This was the time when he first started karting. When he was about ten years old, he was much ahead of all of his competition. When he got to 11 years old, he joined the junior team of Red Bull. Out of 20, Sebastian Vettel won about 18 titles while he was with Red Bull in the next six years.

For merely a teenager, this is a massive achievement. With his exceptional driving skills, Sebastian Vettel started impressing the world just at the age of 18. Soon he began racing professionally in the year 2006 when he drives for BMW Sauber. The contract lasted for only a year.

He then resigned from Red Bull in 2009 and remained racing for them till 2015.


Sebastian Vettel has had quite an impressive career with his excellent driving skills. He has won four world championships total and many other titles with Formula One. Silver Laurel Leaf Award, which is a highly prestigious award that can be given to a German, was presented to Sebastian Vettel. Three times, Vettel was able to bag the DHL Fastest Lap Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Sebastian Vettel in 2024

Sebastian Vettel Net Worth
Sebastian Vettel Net Worth

Sebastian Vettel showed talent from an early age itself. Though his early dream of becoming a singer like Michael Jackson could not be successful, due to him not having such a good voice, his career in professional racing completely blew up. Winning races from the age of 10 itself, Vettel hasn’t stopped beating since. With his fantastic driving skills, Vettel has become one of the highest-paid players in the game, with a net worth of $150 million as of 2024.

Sebastian Vettel continues to inspire generations of upcoming racers with his hard-working personality and competitive attitude. He has been winning from the age of 10 and never lost focus on his goal. Vettel has driven for many big-time names like BMW, Red Bull, etc. In his teens, Vettel bagged 18 out of the 20 titles and is now winning championships. Vettel is a good example of a persistent sportsman.


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