- Title: MOTOR RACING-PRIX/ALONSO VETTEL Vettel to replace Alonso at Ferrari in 2015
- Date: 20th November 2014
- Summary: HEPPENHEIM, GERMANY (OCTOBER 22, 2011) (REUTERS) VETTEL DRIVING PAST HIS HOME TOWN CROWDS AFTER WINNING DRIVER'S CHAMPIONSHIP FOR THE SECOND TIME
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- Story Text: Quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel will replace Fernando Alonso at Ferrari next season after signing a three-year deal, the Italian team said on Thursday (November 20).
The German, currently with Red Bull, will partner 2007 world champion Kimi Raikkonen in 2015.
"Scuderia Ferrari has decided to put its faith in the youngest multiple champion in the history of Formula One," said team principal Marco Mattiacci in a statement issued at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Alonso is expected to join McLaren.
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