Vettel all set for new challenge
Memories of past glories provide little fuel for threetimes world champion Sebastian Vettel, who would rather keep his eyes fixed firmly on the challenge ahead as he prepares for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix this weekend.
The 25-year-old Red Bull driver kicks off his campaign to match Juan-Manuel Fangio and Michael Schumacher as the only drivers to have won four successive Formula One championships, and to become the first to do it before the age of 30. It is difficult to mention Vettel's name without the accompanying honour roll of achievements, which included becoming the youngest triple champion in the history of the sport last year, but he suggested his three titles will have little bearing on this season's championship race. "I don't think it makes a difference. I think every year we start again from zero.