Driving champion Sebastian Vettel has won Overseas Sports Personality of the Year at the BBC's Sports Personality award show tonight, after winning four successive Formula 1 World Championship this year, with four races to go.
The Red Bull driver, 26, won the final race in Brazil to equal a record of nine consecutive F1 victories set by Alberto Ascari between 1952-53.
He also matched Michael Schumacher's record of 13 wins in a single season.
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