A few facts about Mark Webber
August 23 2006
He was born on the 27th of August 1976 in Queanbeyan,New South Wales,
Australia.He currently lives with girlfriend Anne Neal.
At the age of 17 he moved to England to compete in local races.
In 1996 he was runner up in the British Formula Ford Championship,followed by
partnering Bernd Schneider in the FIA GT Championship,with 5 wins in 1998.
In 2000 he competes in the FIA International Formula 3000 Championship with
the Eurobet Arrows team,and is third.Next season he goes even higher in
second,and joins Benetton as a test driver.Two years later he makes his debut
in Formula 1 with Minardi,and clinches fifth place at home soil on his first grand
prix.He moves to Jaguar for the 2003 season,and finishes tenth in the
championship.2004 was a difficult season,but he signed with Williams for 2005.
He shone in qualifying,scoring 7 top-5 qualifying slots,but his highest race
finish was 3rd in Monaco.For the 2007 season,we will welcome him to Red Bull!
He is a determined driver,and has a stability in his performance.He is not too risky
but he still has aspects of his driving to show.We only hope he shows more
good aspects while he is at Red Bull!
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