Years After Driving for Same Brand As Sebastian Vettel, Lindsey Vonn Pens a Treasured Memory for F1 World

Published 11/20/2023, 11:21 PM EST

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Formula One is more than just a sport. It’s a junction for athletes from different communities to connect back to their passion, childhood dream, love, or cheer for their favorite athlete. On the same note, the Miami Grand Prix’s international return in LA concluded with headlines highlighting the victorious team and the presence of stars from other sports like Lindsey Vonn.

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However, what broke the internet was Lindsey Vonn’s new revelation about her decade-long association with the F1 world. The world knows that Vonn is a staunch driver and has a crazy love for cars. The skiing sensation has recently taken to her social media handle to explain how she got into the F1 world after driving for the same brand as Sebastian Vettel.

Lindsey Vonn reminisces about her 12-year love for F1 

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On 21st November  Vonn added a new post on her account with a series of pictures clicked during the race. Vonn writes, “For me, it’s all about the speed! Just a little background that you might not know….”. Continuing, “I’ve been a big fan of this sport for over 12 years, around the time a young driver named Sebastian Vettel won his first championship …to see this race in Vegas”.

The event which took place in Nevada from 16th to 18th November went viral. Vonn kept updating her fans with mini to major highlights of the show. The pictures from the recent post feature her in a black net outfit with legends like Ashley Graham, Desiree Gruber, Singer Justin Ervin, Carolipne Wozniacki, and her previous picture with legendary Sebastian Vettel.

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However, the highlight of the post was Vonn in a Red Bull outfit driving F1 cars. Furthermore, she congratulated the winners of the race. In addition to this, even being a close friend of Lewis Hamilton, Vonn has been supporting Red Bull, the same brand Vettel drove for.

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Skiing legend’s association with Red Bull

This is not the first time Lindsey Vonn is witnessed adorning with the Red Bull outfit or supporting the team. Before this, in a recent Grand Prix event concluded with the race’s winner, British Formula One presenter and reporter Will Buxton engaged with Vonn during a live telecast.

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When asked about her team preference, she promptly replied, “Always Red Bull.” Expanding on this, she remarked, “I mean it’s hard to beat that, but.”. Vonn has been spotted with the Bull squad in the backdrop of the scenes she shared on her social media handle adding images with the Red Bull team. In essence, Vonn’s connection with the F1 world is deep.

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Harshita Chawla

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I'm Harshita Chawla, a US Sports writer at EssentiallySports. My journey began as a sports writer for a college magazine, cultivating a rich understanding of content creation in the sports industry. My versatility spans from crafting insightful content on alpine skiing to exploring various facets of gymnastics.
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