We see news all the time of automotive industry executives getting hired, fired, promoted, transferred… most of it isn’t of much interest to the average enthusiast, but this latest hire isn’t an executive. He’s an F1 driver. World champion, as a matter of fact. But Infiniti
hasn’t hired him to drive. They’ve signed Sebastian Vettel as its Director of Performance. The announcement is the latest in a ramping-up of collaboration between the Infiniti on the one hand and Vettel and his Red Bull Racing team on the other.