URGENT ¥¥¥ Formula One: Vettel on pole for Malaysian Grand Prix

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel won a dramatic and rain-hit qualifying session Saturday to take pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix.

The three-time defending world champion stormed over the line in the dying seconds of the final, top-10 shoot-out in a time of 1min 49.674sec, pipping Ferrari drivers Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso.

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