[First filed: July 13, 2009 @ 09:20]
Following on from the excitement of Quangers’ Mark Webber getting pole position in the German Grand Prix, the BBC informs us that the local lad has gone and won the thing!
- Webber is one of the most popular drivers in F1 and he has certainly paid his dues to get to where he is.
There are other drivers who don’t like his outspokenness or feel some of his Aussie aggression sometimes goes a little bit too far but they, too, would say he fully deserves his place among Formula 1’s winners.
[Photo: Getty Images via Red Bull Racing, for lots more photos check out the Ausmotive coverage]
UPDATE: Thanks to Holden Caulfield for the link, here’s some video of Webber’s excited reaction to his win: