Sebastian Vettel had to surrender his winning trophy to employer Red Bull following the recent Chinese grand prix.

Sebastian Vettel had to surrender his winning trophy to employer Red Bull following the recent Chinese grand prix.

It is understood the practice is common in formula one, with contracts usually entitling only replica trophies to the drivers.

Vettel, 21, told Germany's Auto Motor und Sport that he is still waiting for his Shanghai replica.

"At least the team is paying for it," he joked.

 

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