Date of birth: 19 August 1987
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Nico Hülkenberg, a German racing driver, has been a part of Formula One since 2010, driving for teams like Williams, Force India, Sauber, Renault, Racing Point, Aston Martin, and Haas. Known for his talent and endurance, he secured a pole position in Brazil during his rookie season. Hülkenberg has been praised for his consistent point-scoring performances, making him a valued team player. Outside of F1, he won the Le Mans 24 Hours race for Porsche in 2015.
Despite facing challenges like being dropped by Renault at the end of 2019, Hülkenberg remained active in F1. He served as a reserve driver and made notable stand-in appearances for Racing Point/Aston Martin in 2020 and 2022. In 2023, he returned to full-time racing with Haas, replacing Mick Schumacher.
Hülkenberg is known for his grounded personality and sense of humor, even making light of his record for the most race starts without a podium finish. His return to a full-time seat with Haas has been viewed as another opportunity for him to showcase his skills in F1.