Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel wins third Formula 1 title

  • 26 November 2012
Sebastian Vettel

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel has won the Formula 1 championship for the third time.

He finished sixth in the Brazilian Grand Prix, the season's final race, to beat Fernando Alonso to the title.

Vettel said: "For all of us in the team, also for myself, it's unreal you know... actually I think my radio wasn't working, I was crying, but you didn't hear that!"

He's only the third person to win the title three times in a row.