jack brabham won the f1 world championship with john surtees second and jochen rindt third
Jack Brabham won the title that year and he was born in Australia
Only two Australian drivers have won the Formula One World Championship: Sir Jack Brabham (1959, 1960 and 1966) and Alan Jones (1980). *As of 2013
fernando alonso won the 2004 world championship.
The 1951 Formula One championship was won by Juan Fangio - (Argentina).
The 09 Formula One World Constructors' Championship was won by Brawn with a Mercedes engine.
Jack Brabham driving for Brabham Repco team won the 1966 formula one drivers championship. He had a total of 42 points and won a total of 4 races back to back during the season. John Surtees finished in 2nd place with 28 points and 2 wins. Brabham Repco won the constructors championship as well.
Alberto Ascari was the 1953 Formula One champion.
Sebastian Vettel won the 2010 F1 World Championship. It was his first World Championship win.
The 1950 Formula One championship was won by Emilio Giuseppe "Nino" Farina - (Italy).