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Sebastien Buemi

Sebastien Buemi Sebastien Buemi
Team Toro Rosso
Nationality Swiss
Podiums 0
Points 29
Grand Prix entered 55
World Championships 0
Highest race finish 7 (x2)
Highest grid position 6 (x1)
Date of Birth 31/10/1988
Place of Birth Aigle
Sebastien Buemi DRIVER
Sebastien Buemi (SUI) Scuderia Toro Rosso. 
Formula One World Championship, Rd 5, Spanish Grand Prix, Race, Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, 22 May 2011

2011

Assured but arguably unspectacular form continues in third season with Toro Rosso, where there is little to choose between him and team mate Alguersuari. Finishes 15th overall, one place behind the Spaniard.

Sebastien Buemi (SUI) Scuderia Toro Rosso STR5.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 3, Malaysian Grand Prix, Practice Day, Sepang, Malaysia, Friday, 2 April 2010

2010

Difficult start to second season with Toro Rosso, failing to score until a tenth-place finish in Monaco. Further top-ten placings in Canada, Europe and Japan help him retain standings advantage over younger but fast improving team mate Alguersuari, with 16th place overall.

Sebastien Buemi (SUI) Scuderia Toro Rosso.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 10, Hungarian Grand Prix, Race Day, Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, 26 July 2009

2009

Impresses with points on F1 debut and generally outperforms more experienced team mate Bourdais, who is ultimately dropped mid-season, leaving Buemi to lead the Italian squad. Enjoys a positive end to the year, taking home points from the final two rounds.

Sebastien Buemi (SUI) Red Bull Racing RB4 Formula One Testing, Day Three, Paul Ricard, France, 16 May 2008. World © Bumstead/Sutton

2008

Reserve driver for Red Bull. Sixth in GP2 series with one win. Second in GP2 Asia with two wins.

Sebastien Buemi (SUI) ART Grand Prix. GP2 Series, Rd 10, Practice and Qualifying, Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Friday 14 September 2007. World © Hartley/Sutton

2007

Finishes runner-up in the Formula Three Euroseries and takes part in five GP2 events, replacing an injured Michael Ammermuller. Tests for Red Bull.

Sebastian Buemi (SUI) Carlin Macau GP Qualifying Day, Guia Circuit, Macau, China, 16th November 2006. World © Patching/Sutton

2006

Competes in Formula Three, Formula Renault and the F3 Euroseries.

Sebastien Buemi (SUI), ADAC Berlin-Brandenburg Mücke Motorsport. Formula BMW ADAC Championship 2005, Rd 19&20, Hockenheimring. 23 October 2005. World © Sutton

2005

Races for a second season in the ADAC BMW series and finishes runner-up after winning seven races.

Sebastien Buemi (SUI), Lars Kaufmann Motorsport. Formula BMW ADAC Championship, Rd4, EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Lausitzring, Germany. 06 June 2004. World © Sutton

2004

Debut single-seater season, racing in the ADAC BMW series. Finishes third in the standings.