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Mark Webber was at the centre of one of the most captivating chapters in the history of Formula One In , while racing for Red Bull, he and his team mate Sebastian Vettel went head to head for the World Championship There could only be one winner Since retiring from Formula One Mark has concentrated on endurance racing, including the legendary Le MansHour race He hit the front pages of newspapers around the world in Decemberwhen he slammed into the barricades in the final round of the FIA World Endurance Championship in South America, and was lucky to escape with his life But the controversy of his relationship on and off the track with Vettel, who went on to win multiple world titles, has never been far beneath the surface Here, for the first time, Webber tells the inside story of one of Formula One s most intriguing battles it is a story that goes to the heart of why the sport is loved by millions of fans around the worldIn his trademark straight talking, no nonsense style Mark reveals his amazing life on and off the Formula One race track From his first taste of karting to his F debut in , scoring Minardi s first points in three years at the Australian Grand Prix, through to his first win with Red Bull at theGerman Grand Prix and the year he should have been crowned World Champion Mark Webber s journey to the top of Formula One was every bit as determined and committed as his racing Aussie Grit is his searingly honest storyIncludes a foreword by Formula One legend Sir Jackie Stewart Without knowing he was an Aussie you would know he was an Aussie simply because of the way he talks I ll get my negative thoughts out of the way first he repeats himself a lot and you are left feeling that he has very mixed feelings about Vettel In some paragraphs he refers to him as Seb, Sebastian, and Vettel depending on which sentence you read, and after criticising him in one sentence he then goes on to praise him in the next sentence It s quite annoying and detracts from the rest of the book which is quite excellent.Great insight into growing up in the middle of nowhere in Oz and wanting to become a Formula 1 driver Great descriptions of driving and crashing racing cars, where you can almost feel you re in the car with him Some great details about what people we think we know are really like, from Michael Schumacher, to Frank WIlliams and Patrick Head, to Bernie Ecclestone, and some especially funny stuff about Flavio Briatore It seems that Helmut Marko and Christian Horner really are the sort of people that they are rumoured to be, namely a vindictive man and a hopless people pleaser Very interesting to read things which explain what happened at certain races, where you found yourself asking Why did he say do that Finally, it s a great love story, especially if you are a dog lover All in all a must read. und es als sehr gut empfunden Sehr tiefe und pers nliche Offenlegung, inkl des impliziten Eingest ndnisses wie menschlich unerfahren, diese jungen Fahrer Ihrer Leidenschaft nachgehen.Sehr subtil gegen Vettel, sehr deutlich gegen Helmut Marko, und mit Respekt und Bewunderung f r Dieter Mateschitz Tolle und inspirierende Lebensgeschichte Interessantes Buch, der Autor schriebt hervorragend.