Dominant Formula One driver who won four straight World Championships from 2010 to 2013.
He started racing go-karts before the age of 4.
He was awarded Germany's prestigious Silver Laurel Leaf Award in 2012.
He has two sisters, Melanie and Stefanie, and a younger brother named Fabian.
He became a world champion racer a few years after Michael Schumacher held the title.