Name: Sebastien Buemi
DOB: Oct 31 1988
Place Of Birth: Aigle
Most Races For: Toro Rosso - 55
No. Of Races: 55
- Buemi becomes the first Swiss driver on the F1 grid since Jean-Denis Deletraz in 1995.
- Sebastien Buemi is the third driver with the same first name signed on by the Toro Rosso in a span of two years!
- Sebastien Buemi has a cousin, Natacha Gachnang, who also had the racing bug
- Sebastien Buemi's grandfather once took part in the Le Mans 24 Hours and other events
He is very, very talented. We are delighted to welcome Sebastien, who was already part of the Red Bull family, to our team. Our engineers have been impressed with his speed in the car and his ability to learn and progress
- Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost
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