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‘Finally, I can buy a Ferrari’, says Vettel as he prepares for debut

‘Finally, I can buy a Ferrari’, says Vettel as he prepares for debut

March 6, 2015

LONDON, March 6 ― Sebastian Vettel makes his Ferrari race debut in Australia next week but the four-times Formula One world champion has been enjoying the perks of the job already. As the 27-year-old German told Ferrari principal Maurizio Arrivabene after arriving at Maranello from rivals Red Bull: “Finally, I can buy one.” Being seen at the wheel of a shiny red Ferrari would not have gone down well with his previous employers but Vettel, a man with a passion for heritage and... Read more

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Milos Raonic of Canada practices at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre before the Tennis Davis Cup World Group 1 first round in Vancouver, British Columbia, March 6, 2015. ― Reuters pic

Milos Raonic of Canada practices at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre before the Tennis Davis Cup World Group 1 first round in Vancouver, British Columbia, March 6, 2015. ― Reuters pic Read More