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Daniil Kvyat : biography
The most eminent and young Russian driver Daniil Kvyat was born on 26 April 1994 in Ufa. Father of Daniel, Vyacheslav — entrepreneur, former member of the Bashkortostan Republic. Childhood Tribute was held in Ufa. At school he was keen on tennis and was often won at the Championships. The guy in the veins flows the blood of the multinational: grandpa my mother – the Tatar, the grandfather on the father – the Bashkirs. The name Daniel is of Polish origin («Quat» – color). The guy is proud that he was born in Russia.
When the family moved to the capital, the Pope took her son to a go-kart center. Nine-year-old Daniel swept and immediately became interested in karting seriously. Since then, the boy started going to the track more often, and one day was able to beat the course record.
Daniil Kvyat: karting
Soon Quat met with the coaches Pavel Baramykov and Pavel Guskov and got behind the wheel of a professional card. The first racing career victory Daniel happened at the Sochi Christmas Cup in 2005. In the same year, Daniil Kvyat took part in the Championship of Russia on go-karting (Rockets) and took 12th place. In 2006, the Championship of Moscow (Missiles), the young racer managed to take 13th place. Thus, 2005 is the year when started the sports biography of Daniil Kvyat.
To participate in the Championships MiniKart in Italy, you need to constantly fly from Moscow to Europe. This circumstance was the reason his family moved Kvyat in Rome in 2007. Kvyat soon drew the attention of the representatives of the team «LUKOIL racing» and included a young athlete in their international program of the LUKOIL Drivers Support Program.
Daniil Kvyat: team «Red Bull»
Naydennym and generous positions to Kvyat began in 2009. Daniel took first place in the Winter Cup (KF3), second in the WSK international series (KF3) and third in the European Championship. In addition, Daniil Kvyat managed to come in first in the racing Industrie Margutti Trophy and Trophy.
In 2009, the Director of the company «LUKOIL racing» Eugene Malinowski shared the story about the success of Daniil Kvyat, with Helmut Marko, co-owner of the Red Bull team. After that Daniil Kvyat has passed physical and psychological tests. According to their results, the guy included in the youth program of Red Bull racing Junior Team. Kvyat’s debut took place in 2010 at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia in a race of Formula BMW Pacific. Daniel played for team Eurointernational, and took nineteenth place in the first race and fifth in the second. But as Kvyat was a guest pilot, it points to him not earned.
In the Formula BMW Europe Daniil Kvyat spent sixteen races. The last of them, he came in second and went up to the podium. Overall this season, the young rider scored 138 points and was 10-th place in the standings of the European championship. Asian championship 2010 was no less dense and Kvyat brought three wins, two podiums and two pole position.
In 2011, Daniil Kvyat moved into Formula Renault 2.0. In the first race of the Nordic Cup, which took place in Hockenheim, racer won. The results of the year became successful for the Russian rider, who took second place. He lost to his opponent’s 48 points. Participation in such a prestigious championship, the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 gave Daniel the third place. And yet, the athlete showed themselves from the best side in the series of races Formula-Toyota International Trophy finishing in fourth place.
Next year’s series Formula Renault became for the Russian rider more successful: he brought Daniel in second place in the Eurocup and winning the Formula Renault 2.0 Alps. Achieve Daniil Kvyat was highly appreciated in Russia: March 6, he was recognized as the best racer Russia 2013 and was granted the award «driver of the year» by the Russian automobile Federation.
Daniil Kvyat: «Formula-1»
With the first Grand Prix, Kvyat showed the comparison with a stronger partner results and found the ability to protect the machine and avoid accidents. In July 2013, the Russian athlete took part in the youth tests of the competition «Formula 1» driving of the car Toro Rosso at Silverstone, where they impressed the bosses of Italy. At the end of the season Daniil Kvyat, though lost Jean-Eric Verny in the standings, but was significantly ahead of his qualifications.
The user was satisfied with the actions of the driver and extended his contract for 2015. And then there was a sensation. After racer Sebastian Vettel decided to leave Red Bull, it became known that the place of the German athlete of the Toro Rosso (a subsidiary of team Red bull) taking not more experienced Jean-Eric Verny, namely Daniel.
In July 2015, Russian athlete Daniil Kvyat made history, standing on the podium of a stage «Formulas-1». Kvyat finished second in the competition Grand Prix of Hungary, showing the best among Russians, the result in the history «Royal races.
Daniil Kvyat: personal life
Personal life Daniel quata – a clean sheet. The young racer yet girls, and his heart is free. Kvyat says that all his free time and all the thoughts it draws on the competition. Daniil Kvyat has its own idea of the perfect girl. He believes that she must be sociable, cheerful and open.
Daniil Kvyat has a hobby. He is a longtime hockey fan. But also loves tennis, ski, football. He regularly visits the gym. The driver knows English, Spanish and Italian, speaks well in Finnish.
Daniil Kvyat: photo