Webber not committed to F1 beyond 2011

Mark Webber cannot guarantee he will still be on the Formula One grid in 2012 -- especially if he wins the world championship before then. The sport's current championship leader, and with his four victories the winningest driver so far in 2010,...

Mark Webber cannot guarantee he will still be on the Formula One grid in 2012 -- especially if he wins the world championship before then.

The sport's current championship leader, and with his four victories the winningest driver so far in 2010, has signed a new deal to stay with Red Bull next year.

But he told Brazil's weekly Esporte Espetacular programme: "I cannot guarantee that my head will be in the same place in 2012.

"For sure I want to go for the championship. I know that it changes people's lives, changes the person and I want to know how it feels," said the 33-year-old Australian.

But Webber also said one of his other goals is to be a mentor to young people who "expect little from their life".

"I want them to realise that they can dream higher and achieve. Maybe I will do a little mountain climbing, who knows.

"Definitely (I will do) some more sporting challenges," he explained, "before I get too old and return to Australia to drink red wine."

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