Daniil Kvyat

Website: http://www.scuderiatororosso.com/en_GB/athlete/daniil-kvyat

Series: Formula 1

Team: Scuderia Torro Rosso

Hometown: UFA, Russia

Biography:

Daniil started his racing career in 2008 in the KF3 European series, finishing 3rd overall as well as finishing second in the WSK international series.

He made his single seater debut in 2010 in the Formula BMW series in Europe and the Pacific series. Daniil also competed in the Toyota racing series in New Zealand. 

2011 saw him race in the Formula Renault 2.0 in Europe. Thanks to his success in the Eurocup finishing third overall and 2nd overall in the North European Cup, Daniil continued in this series throughout 2012. taking 7 wins along the way.

Daniil made his Formula 1 debut at the age of 19 and broke fellow Arai driver Sebastian Vettel's record of the youngest ever Formula 1 driver to score points after finishing 9th at the Australian Grand Prix.