Sebastian Vettel comes into the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as the favourite after the Red Bull driver sealed his fourth championship title in a row at the Buddh International Circuit, near New Delhi, in October. The German has won the last six consecutive races and would be looking to extend his run at Yas Marina Circuit on Sunday.
Where to Watch Live
The first practice session of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix starts at 8:55am GMT, with Sky Sports F1 providing live coverage in the UK. Real-time internet updates are available on the Live Timing section of the sport's official website. Live coverage of the second practice session starts at 12:55pm GMT.
- Circuit Name: Yas Marina Circuit
- First F1 Race: 2009
- Circuit Length: 5.554 km
- Number of Laps: 55
- Race Distance: 305.355 km
- Fastest Lap: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull) 1:43.934
- Most Wins: Sebastian Vettel (2)
- 2012 Winner: Kimi Raikkonen (Lotus)
- 2012 Pole: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
Driver's Championship Review
Vettel's impressive form in the 2013 season saw him clinch his fourth successive world title in a row after the Red Bull driver won the Indian Grand Prix last weekend at the Buddh International Circuit.
The German sits on top with 322 points while Ferrari's Fernando Alonso sits in second place, trailing Vettel by 115 points. Lotus driver Kimi Raikkonen is third while Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton sits in fourth spot.
Constructor's Championship Review
Red Bull's dominance has continued for yet another season after Vettel, along with his teammate Mark Webber's brilliant run confirmed them their fourth consecutive Constructor's crown in a row. They sit at the top of the table with 470 points while second place Mercedes trail the leaders by 157 points.
Ferrari are third with four points behind Mercedes while Lotus sit fourth with 285 points.