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    April 19, 2014

    SHANGHAI (AP) - Given how he finished last season, Sebastian Vettel's start to the 2014 F1 campaign has been humbling, to say the least.Last year, the German reeled off nine straight victories, matching the record set by Alberto Ascari in 1952 and `53, to capture his fourth consecutive world championship with ease.

  • Hamilton takes pole at Chinese Grand Prix

    April 19, 2014

    SHANGHAI (AP) - Lewis Hamilton maintained Mercedes' perfect record in qualifying this season, holding off the two Red Bulls to capture his third pole position of the campaign on Saturday at the rainy Chinese Grand Prix.Hamilton broke the record for most poles by a British driver in Formula One and put himself in position for a third consecutive race victory on Sunday. Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo was about 0.6 seconds off the pace in second place, with teammate Sebastian Vettel qualifying third.