It was the perfect PR weekend for Red Bull. First Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber absolutely dominated the Korean F1 weekend with a 1, 2 on the grid and a 1, 2 on the podium, enabling Vettel to take the lead in the world championship, and then Felix Baumgartner had 9.1 million viewers locked into his live jump on Youtube.

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull F1 driver Vettel of Germany walks on the circuit ahead of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in in Yeongam. LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari F1 driver Alonso of Spain arrives ahead of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Monisha Kaltenborn, the new principal for the Sauber Formula One team, and outgoing team principal Peter Sauber pose during an announcement ceremony ahead of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Hamilton drives during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Mercedes Formula One driver Rosberg drives during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Button talks to a crew member inside his team garage during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Button drives in the pit lane during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Sauber Formula One driver Kobayashi talks to a crew member during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Hamilton walks in the paddock during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Lotus F1 Formula One driver Raikkonen drives in the pit lane during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Mercedes Formula One driver Schumacher drives ahead of Marussia's Glock and Ferrari's Alonso during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Force India Formula One driver di Resta jams his brakes to avoid breaking the pitlane speed limit during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso drives into the pitlane during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Caterham Formula One driver Kovalainen walks in the pitlane during the first practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso drives ahead of compatriot HRT's de la Rosa during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel drives alongside team mate Webber during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso drives during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso performs a pit stop during the second practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel drives during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Webber drives in the pitlane during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Caterham Formula One driver Petrov drives into the pitlane during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Mercedes Formula One driver Schumacher sits in his car during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Williams Formula One driver Senna drives during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Force India Formula One driver Paul di Resta of Britain drives during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam. BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel talks to a crew member during the third practice session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso drives during the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel drives during the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso drives during the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Lotus F1 Formula One driver Raikkonen and Sauber's Kobayashi drive during the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Hamilton drives during the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Mercedes Formula One driver Rosberg stands in parc ferme next to Ferrari's Alonso after the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Mechanics push the car of Red Bull Formula One driver Webber during the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam. POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Webber gives a thumb up after taking pole position in the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Hamilton, Red Bull's Webber and team mate Vettel pose for photographers after the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam. KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Hamilton signs autographs after the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Webber talks to media after the qualifying session of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam. LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso waves to fans after an autograph signing session at the Korea International Circuit ahead of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix
Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

A child with a Mercedes sticker on his chick laughs after getting an autograph from Schumacher during an autograph signing session at the Korea International Circuit ahead of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix in Yeongam. WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Webber and team mate Vettel lead the pack of drivers at the start of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel and team mate Webber lead during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Sauber Formula One driver Kobayashi collides with McLaren Formula One driver Button on the first lap of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Sauber Formula One driver Kobayashi drives with a punctured tyre on the first lap of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam. WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

McLaren Formula One driver Button talks to the media after retiring due to a collision with Sauber Formula One driver Kobayashi during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel leads at the start of the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel leads team mate Webber during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso drives during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel leads during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel leads during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Ferrari Formula One driver Alonso performs a pit stop during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel leads during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel drives during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Webber performs a pit stop during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Williams Formula One driver Maldonado and both Toro Rosso cars drive during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix as a crane drives behind at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel drives during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . WOOHAE CHO/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel takes the chequered flag to win the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

South Korea singer Psy waves the chequered flag to Formula One drivers finishing the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel drives during the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam. POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel strokes his car after winning the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel celebrates winning the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Second placed Red Bull Formula One driver Webber and team mate Vettel spray champagne on podium after the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Winner Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel sprays champagne on Red Bull technical chief Newey after the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . LEE JAE-WON/REUTERS

Formula One 2012: Korean Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One team celebrate after their one-two finish at the South Korean F1 Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam . KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS