Mark Webber Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Mark Webber Quick Info
Height 6 ft
Weight 75 kg
Date of Birth August 27, 1976
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Spouse Ann Neal

Mark Webber is an Australian former professional racing driver who had participated competitively in the Formula One World Championship from 2002 to 2013 and had finished in the 3rd place in 3 out of his last 4 seasons in the competition (2010, 2011, 2013). Before competing in F1, he had participated with immense success, in several feeder championships and series, winning the Formula Ford Festival in 1996 and finishing as a runner-up at the 1996 British Formula Ford Championship. He had also stood 3rd at the 1995 Formula Ford Festival, the 1996 European Formula Ford Championship, the 1997 Masters of Formula 3 series, the 1998 FIA GT Championship, and the 2000 International Formula 3000 series. From 2014 to 2016, he had competed in the FIA World Endurance Championship and the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race winning the former in 2015 and finishing as a runner-up in the later (LMP1 class) in the same year. He had retired from active racing in 2016.

Born Name

Mark Alan Webber

Nick Name

Potsie, Aussie Grit

Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2019
Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2019 (Mark Webber / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia

Residence

Aston Clinton, Vale of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

Australian nationality

Education

Mark had studied at the Karabar High School in his hometown of Queanbeyan.

Occupation

Professional Racing Driver (Retired)

Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019
Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019 (Mark Webber / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Alan Webber (Motorcycle Dealer)
  • Mother – Diane Webber
  • Siblings – Leanne Webber (Older Sister)
  • Others – He has 2 nieces.

Formula One Teams

Mark has raced for –

  • Arrows F1 Team (2000) (Test Driver)
  • Mild Seven Benetton Renault (2001) (Test Driver)
  • KL Minardi Asiatech (2002)
  • Jaguar Racing F1 Team (2003-2004)
  • BMW Williams F1 Team (2005)
  • Williams F1 Team (2006)
  • Red Bull Racing (2007-2012)
  • Infiniti Red Bull Racing (2013)

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft or 183 cm

Weight

75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Mark has dated –

  1. Ann Neal (1995-Present) – Mark had first met racing events coordinator Ann Neal in 1994 and she had helped him with a 7-year sponsorship with Australian Yellow Pages. They started dating in 1995 and she later even became his manager as he was trying to kick-start his racing career in Europe. The couple eventually got married and Mark has a stepson named Luke Barrett from Ann’s previous relationship.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2020
Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2020 (Mark Webber / Instagram)

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Short-cropped, wavy hair
  • Affable smile
  • Often sports a light stubble
  • Has a mole on his neck

Brand Endorsements

Mark has endorsed brands such as –

  • Porsche
  • Red Bull
  • Michelin
  • Rolex

Mark Webber Favorite Things

  • F1 Driver – Alain Prost
  • Motorcycle Racer – Kevin Schwantz
  • Adventure Sports – Road Cycling, Mountain Biking
  • Sports – Motorsports Racing, Tennis, Rugby, Soccer
  • Rugby Team – Canberra Raiders
  • Soccer Team – Sunderland
  • Singer Pink
  • Music Groups/Bands – Oasis, INXS, U2, Feeder
  • Australian Football Team – North Melbourne Kangaroos

SourceWikipedia

Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2018
Mark Webber as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2018 (Mark Webber / Instagram)

Mark Webber Facts

  1. He had taken up karting at the age of 14 and 3 years later, had won the New South Wales state championship, in 1993.
  2. The year 2009, his 3rd with Red Bull Racing, was a major turning point in his career. He scored 8 podium finishes including 2 wins compared to just 2 podium finishes and 0 wins in the first 7 years of his F1 career. He had also finished the 2009 season in 4th place, whereas his previous best was 10th.
  3. Mark won the annual F1 Pro-Am tennis tournament in 2002, 2004, and 2005 and was a runner-up in 2003.
  4. In July 2015, his autobiography titled Aussie Grit was launched.

Featured Image by Mark Webber / Instagram

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