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Vettel tops German GP qualifying

Updated: July 24, 2010, 10:51 AM ET
Associated Press

HOCKENHEIM, Germany -- Sebastian Vettel of Germany squeezed out Fernando Alonso on Saturday to take pole position in his home Formula One Grand Prix.

Vettel's Red Bull was .002 seconds faster than Alonso's Ferrari in qualifying to give the German his sixth pole of the season -- and his third straight.

"We knew that it would be close, but did not expect it to be that close. It's not very comfortable," said Vettel, who now has 11 poles in his career.

Felipe Massa of Brazil in the ...

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