Sebastian Vettel takes Austin pole
AUSTIN, Texas -- Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel maintained his early domination of the new Circuit of the Americas by winning pole position for the U.S. Grand Prix on Saturday, putting the German in the perfect spot to chase his third consecutive world championship.
Vettel is on the brink of history with two races left on the calendar. He would be just the third driver -- and youngest -- to win three consecutive world championships, joining Juan Manuel Fangio and Michael Schumacher.
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