Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/9/14

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 30: Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Red Bull Racing talks with Dr Helmut Marko as he prepares to drive during practice for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on October 30, 2009 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel remains defiant over his disregard of team orders at the Malaysian Grand Prix, saying he is paid by the Red Bull team to win races. Vettel ignored team orders at Sepang and passed teammate Mark Webber in the closing stages, prompting an angry reaction not only from Webber and team officials but across the Formula One fan base. Ahead of this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, Vettel said in an interview with team sponsor Infiniti that: ''I don't apologize for winning, that's why people employed me in the first place and why I'm here. I love racing and that's what I do.'' Both Vettel and Webber were to appear at press conferences Thursday.
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