Hometown: Stevenage, England
Date of Birth: 1/7/1985
Weight: 150 lbs
All Time Wins: 27
2008 Formula One world champion, winning the title by only one point over Felipe Massa.
Became youngest champion in F1 history at age 23 years, 300 days until Sebastian Vettel broke that record when he won the 2010 title at age 23, 135 days.
Finished second in F1 points in 2007 rookie season.
Holds F1 record for most wins (4) and poles (6) in a rookie season.
Youngest driver to lead F1 points (22 years, 126 days) after 2007 Bahrain GP.
Won GP2 Series championship in 2006.
Won Formula Three Euroseries title in 2005.