Sebastian Vettel meets The Stig
In honour of Vettel claiming the 2011 F1 crown, relive his other career high: when he met Herr Stig
Posted: 10 Oct 2011
Congratulations, Sebastian Vettel, the 2011 F1 world champion. He might be the youngest back-to-back world champion and brandish a Finger of Unobtanium, but earlier this year, we felt the speedy 24-year-old needed a proper challenge.
No doubt you'll remember we invited him down to the Top Gear track for a true test of his mettle: ragging our Suzuki Liana to within an inch of its life to try and top our leaderboard of F1 legends. Obviously, he needed some expert tuition from Mr Stig. This is what happened when they met...
Pictures: Mark Yeoman / BBC