Famous Australian F1 Drivers

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Daniel Ricciardo
(Formula One Driver)
Daniel Ricciardo
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Birthdate: July 1, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

Daniel Ricciardo is an Italian-Australian racing driver. He currently competes in Formula One for McLaren. Over the years, Ricciardo has had eight Grand Prix victories, including a win at the 2021 Italian Grand Prix, in Formula One. He has also received several awards like BRDC The Bruce McLaren Trophy. In 2014, he was named GQ Australia Sportsman of the Year.

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Mark Webber
(Racing driver)
Mark Webber
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Birthdate: August 27, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Queanbeyan, Australia

Mark Webber is an Australian former racing driver. From 2002 to 2013, Webber competed in Formula One, winning the 2010 British Grand Prix. From 2014 to 2016, he competed in the FIA World Endurance Championship, winning the 2015 season for Porsche alongside Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. In 2019, Mark Webber was inducted into the FIA Hall of Fame.

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Jack Brabham
(Formula One driver, Directeur sportif)
Jack Brabham
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Birthdate: April 2, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hurstville
Died: May 19, 2014

Jack Brabham was an Australian professional racing driver best remembered for winning the Formula One World Championship thrice during his illustrious career that lasted 15 years. He is credited with founding the eponymous Formula One racing team and racing car manufacturer. Early in his career, Brabham contributed immensely to the design of racing cars introduced by the Cooper Car Company.

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Peter Brock
(Racecar driver, Racing driver)
Peter Brock
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Birthdate: February 26, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Epworth Hospital
Died: September 8, 2006

Peter Brock was an Australian professional racing driver best remembered for his association with Holden. A three-time Australian Touring Car champion, Brock was honored with the prestigious Australian Sports Medal in 2000. In 2001, he was made an inductee of the V8 Supercars Hall of Fame. Also known for his humanitarian efforts, Brock was awarded the Centenary Medal in 2001.

Alan Stanley Jones
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Birthdate: November 2, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Melbourne

Alan Stanley Jones is an Australian retired professional motor racing driver best known for winning the first Formula One World Championship in 1980 and only the second Australian to achieve the feat after three-time world champion Jack Brabham. In 1989, Alan Stanley Jones was inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.

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Craig Lowndes
(Racecar driver)
Craig Lowndes
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Birthdate: June 21, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Melbourne

Craig Lowndes is an Australian professional racing driver and TV commentator. A three-time winner of the V8 Supercar Championship, Lowndes has also won the country's most prestigious race the Bathurst 1000 on seven occasions. He has been honored with the Barry Sheene Medal five times. In 2019, he was inducted into the Australian Motor Sport Hall of Fame.

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Ryan Briscoe
(Racecar driver)
Ryan Briscoe
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Birthdate: September 24, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sydney

Ryan Briscoe is an Australian-American racing driver best known for racing sports and open-wheel cars in America and Europe. A veteran in sports car racing, Briscoe has won several car races, such as the 2020 Petit Le Mans and the 2020 24 Hours of Daytona.

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Marcos Ambrose
(Racing driver, Racecar driver)
Marcos Ambrose
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Birthdate: September 1, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Launceston

Marcos Ambrose is an Australian retired motor racing driver best known for winning the prestigious V8 Supercar series' championship twice. In 2011, he became the first Australian to win NASCAR's Cup Series at Watkins Glen International. Marcos Ambrose was honored with the prestigious Australian Sports Medal for his achievements and contribution to motor racing in 2000.

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Jamie Whincup
(Racecar driver)
Jamie Whincup
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Birthdate: February 6, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Melbourne

Jamie Whincup is an Australian racing driver best known for his association with the Supercars Championship. A four-time Bathurst 1000 champion, Whincup also has a record seven Supercars titles under his belt. With more than 120 career wins so far in the Supercars Championship, Jamie Whincup is an all-time Supercars record holder for race wins.

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David Brabham
(Racecar driver)
David Brabham
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Birthdate: September 5, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London

David Brabham is an Australian professional racing driver who has won three international Sports Car series. Counted amongst the most successful and experienced specialists in sports car racing, he is one of four Australians to have won the Le Mans 24 Hour sports car race. He has also competed in Formula One. His brother Geoff is also a racing driver.

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Mark Winterbottom
(Racecar driver)
Mark Winterbottom
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Birthdate: May 20, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Doonside

Mark Winterbottom is an Australian professional racing driver who won the 2013 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 (with Steven Richards). He also won his maiden championship title in the 2015 International V8 Supercars Championship. He appeared in the celebrity TV series Australia's Greatest Athlete in 2011 and voiced a character in the Pixar film Cars 2 the same year.