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Hamilton wins US Grand Prix to keep title race alive

Last updated on: November 19, 2012 02:37 IST

Hamilton wins US Grand Prix



McLaren's Lewis Hamilton won the US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on Sunday while Red Bull's championship leader Sebastian Vettel failed to clinch his third consecutive drivers' title on his 100th career start.

Red Bull did celebrate another victory, however, securing the constructors' title for a third straight year with Vettel finishing second in the race.

Image: Lewis Hamilton


Title race to be decided in the final race in Brazil

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The battle for the drivers' title will now come down to the final race on the calendar in Brazil next Sunday with Vettel taking a 13 point advantage over Ferrari's Fernando Alonso into Sao Paulo. Alonso finished third on Sunday. 

Image: Fernando Alonso with Sebastian Vettel

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