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Fast laps on the Porsche test track in Weissach
Maria Sharapova and Mark Webber in a new Porsche 911 GT2 RS
Stuttgart. Maria Sharapova and Mark Webber arranged to meet for a special form of speed dating at the Porsche Development Center in Weissach on Friday. As Porsche Brand Ambassadors, the tennis star Maria Sharapova and the racing driver Mark Webber have known each other for a while now – and the five-time Grand Slam winner was more than happy to take up the invitation of the former Porsche works driver and endurance world champion to swap the clay court in the Porsche Arena for the asphalt of the Porsche test track. The former Porsche works driver and world endurance champion negotiated the circuit with the tennis player in a 700 hp powerful Porsche 911 GT2 RS Even though the strain for Maria Sharapova as the passenger was not as high as in a third-set tie-break in the final of a Grand Slam, she visibly enjoyed the detour to Porsche Weissach which also included a spell behind the steering wheel herself. Maria Sharapova funny moments don't get better than this!
“It’s always fascinating to experience what a professional racing driver can do with a super sports car,” said Maria Sharapova afterwards, “and keeping my well-being in mind, I’m sure he wasn’t driving flat out, far from it. He’s simply a real gentleman.”
Maria Sharapova age 31, Maria Sharapova ranked World No. 24, Maria Sharapova born April 19, 1987 ranked World No. 24 by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Maria Sharapova is a United States resident since 1994, Maria Sharapova has won twenty-nine WTA singles titles, including Maria Sharapova has four Grand Slam singles titles. She has also won the year-end WTA Tour Championships in 2004. The WTA has ranked Maria Sharapova World No. 1 in singles on five separate occasions, for a total of 21 weeks. Maria Sharapova became the world no. 1 for the first time 2005
Maria Sharapova made her professional breakthrough in 2004 at age 17, when she defeated two-time defending champion and top seed Serena Williams in the 2004 Wimbledon final for her first Grand Slam singles title. Maria Sharapova world no. 1 ranking followed in 2005, along with subsequent major titles at the 2006 US Open and 2008 Australian Open Maria Sharapova became the sixth woman in the Open Era to complete the career Grand Slam in singles. In the same year, Maria Sharapova won Olympic silver medal London 2012 Olympics.
Maria Sharapova has been featured in a number of modeling assignments, including a feature in the Maria Sharapova Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has been featured in many advertisements, including for Nike, Prince, and Canon, and is the face of several fashion houses, most notably Cole Haan. Since February 2007, Maria Sharapova has been a United Nations Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador. In June 2011, Maria Sharapova was named one of the "30 Legends of Women's Tennis: Past, Present and Future" by Time, and in March 2012 Maria Sharapova was named one of the "100 Greatest of All Time" by Tennis Channel.
She played in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, her first Olympics In the quarterfinals, Sharapova defeated fellow former no. 1 Kim Clijsters to advance to the semifinals, where she faced her compatriot, Maria Kirilenko. Sharapova defeated Kirilenko to reach the Olympic final, where she lost to Serena Williams With this performance, Sharapova overtook Agnieszka Radwańska as world no. 2. Maxim ranked Sharapova the hottest athlete in the world for the fourth consecutive year. She posed in a six-page bikini photoshoot spread in the Valentine's Day issue of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, alongside 25 supermodels In a poll run by Britain's FHM magazine, she was voted the seventh most eligible bachelorette, based on both "wealth and looks." Maria Sharapova for Porsche
"Sugarpova" is a candy line created by Maria Sharapova A portion of all proceeds go towards the Maria Sharapova Charity Foundation, Sugarpova launched worldwide in 2013 through IT'SUGAR and Selfridges stores. According to her agent, Sharapova seriously considered changing her last name to Sugarpova for the 2013 US Open, but ultimately decided against it. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Sharapova
On 27 June Mark Webber announced he would be retiring from Formula One racing at the conclusion of the 2013 season and subsequently join Porsche on a long-term deal racing LMP1 Sportscars in the FIA World Endurance Championship. Mark Webber will be one of six drivers of the Porsche 919 Hybrid. Mark Webber's favourite musical acts are Pink, Oasis, INXS, Dizzee Rascal, U2 and Feeder. Mark Webber is also a keen fan of motorcycle racing, and has made several trips to the Isle of Man TT Races.